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    What is e-Membership?

    It’s a FREE one-year membership for aerospace professionals new to AIAA that offers access to AIAA’s electronic resources! You’ll be part of a vast network of aerospace professionals through AIAA’s online Engage Community, take advantage of discounts on high-quality educational opportunities, and receive the latest news and information impacting your profession via AIAA Daily Launch emails. You’ll also be able to access other valuable online resources only available to AIAA members. Join for free as an e-Member!

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    Who is an AIAA e-Member?

    AIAA e-Members are professionals who hold a science or engineering degree, or qualifications through professional experience in aeronautics or astronautics, and are new to the Institute, having never been a student or professional member in the past.

    Do I Qualify?

    If you can answer 'yes' to these three statements, then you qualify for e-Membership!

    • I am an aerospace professional, or US Congressional or State Legislator
    • I am NOT a student
    • I have never been an AIAA member

    (If you answered ‘no’ to any of the above statements, then click here for other membership opportunities.)

    Full Benefits of e-Membership

    • AIAA Daily Launch – Stay informed on the latest industry news that affects your day-to-day work.

    • Aerospace America Online – Get in-depth insight on topics shaping the aerospace industry with this monthly publication.

    • AIAA Engage – Connect with all of your AIAA colleagues online. Find your community and join the conversation.

    • Career Center – Browse the latest jobs in the aerospace industry, post your resume, get assistance with resume writing, and receive career coaching.

    • Discounts on Live DirectTech Webinars – Take advantage of discounts on live webinars that bring technical training directly to you. These courses are taught by the premier experts in their fields. (Note: Member price available for live content only. On-demand content available at non-member price.)

    If you are interested in additional benefits, such as discounts on forums and publications, then AIAA Professional Membership is the more appropriate option for you.

    After One Year of e-Membership

    To continue enjoying all of the digital benefits available to e-Members along with additional valuable resources and opportunities such as receiving the printed version of Aerospace America, discounts on AIAA forums, discounts on publications, etc., e-Members will need to upgrade to AIAA Professional Membership.


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    If you are a student, please check out AIAA student membership for benefits and opportunities more applicable to you.