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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Professional Membership

Membership Matters at AIAA

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!

Who is an AIAA Member?

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

Benefits of Professional Membership

  • 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, who are your lifelong link to the aerospace community.
  • 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. 
  • 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!
  • Free Access To AIAA standards documents, the tried-and-true best practices in the aerospace industry.
  • Discounted Subscription Rates Expand your news beyond AIAA with savings on Aviation Week and Space Technology.

Featured Video

Introduction from General Chair Richard Wahls, Strategic Technical Advisor, Advanced Air Vehicles Program, NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center


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