Mission Statement

To foster an environment that allows business aviation to thrive in the United States and around the world.

Statement of Purpose

Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The association represents more than 11,000 companies and professionals, and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), the world’s largest civil aviation trade show.

Core Values

Caring For Each Other

A welcoming, supportive and inclusive culture is critical to creating an environment where people can connect, communicate and collaborate effectively. We listen, treat each other with respect, act with integrity and demonstrate compassion.

Leading From Any Seat

Great ideas and innovations originate from all levels of the organization. We empower team members and volunteers to take initiative, provide solutions and make an impact.

Delivering Excellence

Excellence is a hallmark of a great organization. We are dedicated to constantly improving, achieving the highest standards and reflecting best practices in all that we do.

Promoting Community

Relationships matter. By creating a shared sense of belonging and commitment, we become stronger together.