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2014 Mid-Term Election Kit

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Facts and Figures

Second to None: Just the Facts - One-Pager

This one-pager was created to be a quick reference guide on the U.S. aerospace and defense industry. It contains industry specific information on what people are saying and why it matters.

just the facts pdf

Aerospace and Defense Industry Today - Pocket Card

This pocket card was created to be a quick reference guide on the U.S. aerospace and defense industry. It contains industry specific information on what people are saying and why it matters.

just the facts pdf

 

What Americans Are Saying

In a recent poll commissioned by AIA, Americans shared their views on federal spending, the current national security climate and support of the defense and NASA budgets.

americans saying pdf

 

Key Policy Briefs

Challenges for our Nation's Security

national security

Further budget cuts will irreparably harm our industrial base, our economy, our security and global leadership. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and recommendations.

Air Commerce Moves the World Civil Aviation

national security

Failure to fund the Next Generation Air Transportation System would prevent growth of the U.S. civil aviation industry. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and recommendations.

U.S. Space Leadership at a Crossroads

national security

Sufficient funding for space programs is vital to our nation’s economy, safety and security. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and recommendations.

 

 

Winning the Global Playing Field International Market Access

national security

America needs focused attention on sustaining and growing aerospace and defense exports for national and economic security. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and recommendations.

Building Talent for the Future

national security

Our nation is not producing enough qualified workers to fill important jobs at aerospace and defense companies. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and industry commitments.

Improving Incentives Acquisition Reform

national security

Current acquisition policies do not incentivize cost savings, are lengthy and cumbersome, and serve as barriers to innovation. This issue pager provides specific background information as well as key points and recommendations.

 

 

State-by-State Data

Aerospace and Defense and the U.S. Economy Data Table

by Deloitte | March 2012

Provides a by-the-numbers look at employment, revenue, exports, imports and taxes that are directly related to the aerospace and defense industry in the U.S.

just the facts pdf

The Aerospace and Defense Industry in the U.S.: A financial and economic impact study

by Deloitte | March 2012

Outlines the importance of the aerospace and defense industry to U.S. national and economic security with state-by-state information on revenues, employment, trade, taxes paid and other data points.

just the facts pdf

 

These state-specific flyers are a valuable tool for learning the impact federal defense spending had on state GDP, the distribution of defense personnel and details on the top contracts awarded across the state. The “Defense Spending Impact on States” study was conducted by Bloomberg Government in 2013 (sourced from DOD, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau).