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Professional Membership

Shaping the future of aerospace is no simple task. It takes passion, discussion, innovation, collaboration, and most importantly—it takes you! Let AIAA be your vital lifelong link to reliable resources and career growth opportunities. Join today!

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AIAA is making a difference across all our member segments. Meet Emma Chao, who shares how she tapped into AIAA to navigate her emerging career as an aerospace engineer.

Who is an AIAA Member?

AIAA Members hold a science or engineering degree, or professional qualifications through professional experience in aeronautics, or astronautics.

Professional Member Benefits

AIAA Daily Launch

Stay informed on the latest industry reports that affect your day-to-day work.

Aerospace America

Get in-depth insight on the subject matter that is shaping the aerospace industry with this monthly publication.

Discounts on AIAA Forums

Save on AIAA forums and professional development seminars that provide you with the opportunity to network with your community of collaborative and innovative members.

  • AIAA Engage
    Connect with all of your AIAA colleagues online. Find your community and join the conversation.
  • Participation is Power
    Help advance our industry, and your leadership skills by volunteering and involving yourself in AIAA leadership, committees, and events.
  • AIAA Mentor Match
    This unique program helps you find, connect, and share experiences with others in your field.
  • Local Section Events
    Meet colleagues and network with engineers and aerospace professionals near you.
  • Enhance Your Leadership Skills
    Our technical programs provide opportunities for you to present technical papers and research.
  • Use Our Career Center
    Your ladder to success, AIAA lists the latest jobs in the aerospace industry!
  • Discounts on Publications
    Get savings on books, technical papers, and journals!
  • Discounted Subscription Rates
    Expand your news beyond AIAA with savings on Aviation Week and Space Technology.