Welcome to the Ohio Aviation Association!

The Ohio Aviation Association is a non-profit association whose members are comprised of airport management, airport governing bodies, and varying types of organizations that provide support and assistance to airports including consulting firms, aviation education programs, construction contractors, FBO's, equipment providers and aviation enthusiasts.  The Ohio Aviation Association promotes aviation by advocating on behalf of airports in Ohio, communicating the economic benefits of Ohio airports and the aviation industry, as well as educating and engaging its members and the public. 

 


 

OAA's 2019 Annual Conference is "Building Something Better!" for Ohio!

  • ALL NEW for this year: A Poster Gallery!  Has your company been involved in a project or research that could help follow OAA members? This is your time to shine by providing a poster for display! 
  • OAA is actively seeking donations for our 2019 Silent Auction in support of our scholarship program. Donations can be delivered to OAA at any time before April! 
  • OAA has issued its Call for Abstracts for the 2019 Annual Conference. Don't miss the deadline for submission!
  • Registration will open on January 16. Prices increase as the conference approaches so register early. 
  • The 2019 Norman J. Crabtree Scholarship application is now available! 

For more information on the conference items above, click HERE!

 

 

 


 

 

 

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The Benefits of Membership




The Ohio Aviation Association works to provide timely resources you need, the latest educational topics to excel and the networking community you desire. We invite you to bring your experience and join the others for the future of Ohio aviation. With your membership, you receive an incredible amount of benefits, services, and resources. To check out all of the benefits offered, CLICK HERE.  However, beyond that, you will join others like yourself to help aviation in Ohio, today and tomorrow.  With a greater membership base comes a louder voice that can be heard here in Central Ohio and around the state. No one should fight the typical aviation challenges alone.  We can help get your concerns and ideas heard by others -- we are here to help!

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2018-2019 Policy Agenda




There is no denying that the aviation industry is a vital part of Ohio’s economy and is an essential part of everyday life of Ohioans. Our airports play a critical role ensuring the state’s ability to attract, generate, and maintain business and employment.  Airports are global gateways that allow companies the ability to establish operations, move people and cargo seamlessly between locations, and connect business with tourism.  It’s our job to make sure that Ohio’s multifaceted airport system remains competitive in an increasingly global economy.  Yet, given its vital role, state-level funding for aviation programs and projects had declined more than 250% in the last decade and less than $1 million was invested annually in the Ohio Airport Grant Program. Read more to find out how OAA turned that around - and our future goals...

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