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August 27, 2019

HRi Is Newest Corporate

Human Resources, Inc. (HRi), is the newest Corporate and Sustaining Member of the Aerospace Medical Association.

August 27, 2019

Martin-Baker to Receive Spirit of Flight Award

The Board of Trustees of the National Aviation Hall of Fame (NAHF) has announced that its 2019 Spirit of Flight Award will be presented to Martin-Baker Aircraft Company Limited (MBA) during the 57th Annual Enshrinement Dinner & Ceremony to be held in Denver, CO, at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in late September.

August 27, 2019

ALPA Urges Better Fatigue Rules for Cargo Pilots

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), partnered with the Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), including the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1224 to renew efforts to achieve one level of safety for all-cargo pilots and issued collective support for legislation that would close this dangerous loophole and ensure that all airline pilots fly under the same safety standards.

August 27, 2019

APA Endorses Safe Landings Act

The Allied Pilots Association (APA), representing the 15,000 pilots of American Airlines, endorsed the Safe Landings Act, a bill that would make the U.S. commercial aviation industry even safer.

August 27, 2019

NIOSH Releases Software to Improve Mine Blasting

Mines can now reduce the risk of post-blast ground falls with the DRIFT software, which helps engineers to create more effective
blast designs.

August 27, 2019

KBR Participates in Race of Autonomous Vehicles

KBR collaborated with NASA and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to successfully stage the “DeepRacer” event where racers operated fully autonomous vehicles using an advanced machine learning technique called ‘reinforcement learning’.

August 27, 2019

Mayo Clinic Finds Method That May Improve Colorectal Cancer Outcomes

According to new Mayo Clinic research, colorectal cancer outcomes may improve by genetically altering an immune-regulatory protein in cancer cells, making the cells more vulnerable to chemotherapy.

August 27, 2019

September Corporate News Bites

These are shorter stories about some of AsMA's Corporate & Sustaining Members. 

July 31, 2019

Exhibitors at AsMA 2019

There were 36 exhibitors at this year’s AsMA Annual Scientific Meeting in Dallas. Of these, 9 (25%) were Corporate
Members.