Who Is in Charge of Business Aviation’s Future? You Are.

No one can convey the essential nature of business aviation to local communities and the national economy better than the business aviation community itself. In order to facilitate policies and perceptions that promote the growth of business aviation, our industry must be an aggressive advocate in Washington and with the media. If we don’t take charge of our own destiny, others will.

Join NBAA’s Leadership Council

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Leadership Council is made up of individuals and businesses as diverse as the business aviation community itself. These companies all have one attribute in common – they have chosen to become Leadership Council investors with NBAA.

The NBAA Leadership Council significantly strengthens the Association, allowing NBAA to reinforce its mission as an organization committed to promoting an environment that fosters business aviation in the U.S. and around the world.

Leadership Council Members*

  • Altria Client Services, LLC
  • Amway Aviation
  • Anadarko Petroleum Corp.
  • Apogee Physicians, Inc.
  • Aramco Associated Company
  • Aviation International News
  • AviationManuals
  • Aviation Partners, Inc
  • Aviation Personnel International
  • Avinode
  • Bank of America
  • Beechcraft Corporation
  • Boeing Business Jets
  • Boeing Global Services, a Boeing Company
  • Bombardier Business Aircraft
  • Cessna Aircraft Company
  • Clay Lacy Aviation
  • Collins Aerospace (Flight Support Service)
  • CommScope
  • Cooling & Herbers, P.C.
  • Cummins Inc.
  • Dassault Falcon Jet Corporation
  • Deer Valley Ski Resorts
  • Dell Technologies
  • Disney Aviation Group
  • Duncan Aviation, Inc.
  • DuPont Aviation
  • Eagle Aircraft & Transportation
  • Eaton Corporation Flight Operations
  • Embraer
  • Emerson Flight Operations
  • Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
  • Executive Jet Management
  • Falconshare, LLC
  • FedEx Corporate Aviation
  • FlightSafety International
  • FltPlan.com
  • ForeFlight
  • Garmin International
  • General Communication, Inc.
  • General Dynamics
  • GlobalParts.aero
  • Go Rentals
  • Guardian Jet, LLC
  • Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company
  • Home Depot Aviation Dept.
  • Honeywell International
  • Humana, Inc.
  • Hunt Consolidated, Inc.
  • IBM Flight Operations
  • Jet Aviation Holdings USA, Inc.
  • Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI)
  • Jetlaw, LLC
  • Law Offices of Paul A. Lange, LLC
  • Leonardo Helicopters
  • LFG Aviation
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance, Co.
  • Mayo Clinic
  • McDonald’s Corporation
  • MedAire, Inc.
  • Mente LLC
  • Mesinger Jet Sales
  • Nationwide Aviation Business Center
  • NetJets, Inc.
  • North American Communications
  • OneSky
  • Owens Corning
  • Phillips 66
  • Pistol Creek Company
  • PlaneSense, Inc.
  • Pratt & Whitney Canada
  • ProgressAir, Inc.
  • Quality Resources, LLC
  • Richardson Aviation
  • Rolls-Royce
  • S C Johnson ‘A Family Company’
  • Sanderson Farms, Inc.
  • Satcom Direct
  • Schweitzer Engineering Labs
  • Shanghai Hawker Pacific Business Aviation Service Centre
  • Shell Aircraft Limited
  • Sheltair
  • Signature Flight Support
  • StandardAero
  • Stevens Aerospace and Defense Systems, LLC
  • Stonebriar Commercial Finance, LLC
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • The Proctor & Gamble Co.
  • Tracy Forrest
  • Tudor Investment Corp.
  • United Technologies Corp. UTFlight
  • Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.
  • Valero Energy
  • Verizon Aviation
  • Walmart, Inc.
  • West Star Aviation Inc.
  • Wheels Up Partners, LLC
  • Wilson Construction Company
  • World Fuel Service

*as of April 2019

Leadership Council membership Includes:

  • A regular detailed political briefing
  • Recognition on the Leadership Council section of the NBAA website
  • Premium Listing in the NBAA Products & Services Directory
  • Recognition in the Show Guide for NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition
  • Two complimentary seats at the NBAA/CAN Soiree held during the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition
  • Two invitations to the Leadership Council Reception at the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition

Take Charge of Business Aviation’s Future!

Become a Leadership Council member today. For more information or to become a member, contact NBAA at (202) 783-9263 or membership@nbaa.org.

What NBAA Leaders Have Said:

“My company became one of the first investors in the Leadership Council to reaffirm the need for well-backed advocacy at both the federal and state level. Business aviation faces many adversaries, some well intentioned and some not. We are choosing to take charge of our future and are challenging all able flight departments and industry vendors to commit to the $10,000 membership level, providing NBAA the resources necessary to fight on our behalf.”

Jeff Lee, Former NBAA Chairman

“Our Leadership Council investors play a critical role in the success of business aviation. Their backing reflects their dedication to our mission, investment in the success of our industry and commitment to being in charge of business aviation’s future. We are using this investment to take a forward looking, proactive role in issues that will impact our Members’ business climate and, in some cases, the very survival of our industry.”

Ed Bolen, NBAA President and CEO


“When business aviation is attacked politically, NBAA’s Leadership Council plays a critical role in getting the facts in front of policymakers…”

“NBAA’s Leadership Council reached a record-high membership level in 2017, with more than 130 member companies benefiting from top-level staff briefings about political issues that may affect their businesses, including the proposed ATC privatization legislation…”

“NBAA Leadership Council members will be among the first people in business aviation to learn how the election could affect their businesses, as they will be invited to a private webinar featuring an election-year briefing from NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen, as well as insights from policy experts representing the Republican and Democratic viewpoints…”

“NBAA’s Leadership Council was formed about five years ago as a means for members to make an added investment to help NBAA accomplish its mission of promoting business aviation…”