Industry News

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June 02, 2023

Leidos Is Newest Corporate Member

Leidos is the Aerospace Medical Association’s (AsMA’s) newest Corporate Member.

June 02, 2023

MedAire's Assessment Kit Approved in Europe

European aircraft operators now have access to MedAire’s Digital Assessment Kit (DAK) to quickly assess passengers who become unwell during flights.

June 02, 2023

Mayo Clinic Physician Honored

Abba Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic physician and scientist, was recently honored by NASA with the Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal for demonstrating that human-derived mesenchymal stem cells grown aboard the International Space Station (ISS) could be used for potential clinical applications.

June 02, 2023

AOPA Continues to Work Toward Unleaded Avgas

Though leaded fuel once powered the aircraft that helped win World War II, the Airplane Owners and Pilots Assocation (AOPA) recognizes the environment has changed and leaded aviation fuel (avgas) no longer has a place.

June 02, 2023

ALPA Calls for Protection of U.S. Aviation Safety Record

Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), president Capt. Jason Ambrosi urged aviation leaders to work together to make the airline industry safer and stronger.

June 02, 2023

KBR Recognized by USA Today

KBR has been recognized by USA Today as one of America’s Climate Leaders for 2023.

June 02, 2023

June 2023 Corporate News Bites

These are shorter pieces about some of AsMA's Corporate Members.

May 01, 2023

KBR Gives Back to Local Communities

Giving back to their local communities has always been a part of KBR’s culture.

August 29, 2022

UTMB Research Team Receives Funding Award

Dartmouth-led research group including investigators from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston has received a 5-year funding award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), an independent, non-profit organization authorized by Congress to fund research that will provide patients, their caregivers, and clinicians with the evidence-based information they need to make better-informed healthcare decisions.

November 23, 2020


The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has signed an updated Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Fire Protection Research Foundation on activities related to emergency responder protective clothing and equipment (PPE) and the development of standards concerning first responder safety, deployment, operations, and the protection of emergency personnel.