Organizations

This list includes aviation safety organizations as well as organizations with a broader mission whose activities include work on aviation safety issues. The links below may direct you to safety-specific pages rather than to the organization's home page.

Organizations may be browsed by category below. An alphabetical list and a list by acronym are also available.

Aerobatics (return to top)
International Aerobatic Club (IAC)
Aeromedical (return to top)
Aeromedical Association of Belgium (AMABEL)
Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA)
Aerospace Physiology Society (AsPS)
Airlines Medical Directors Association (AMDA)
Alliance of Air National Guard Flight Surgeons (AANGFS)
The American Society of Aerospace Medicine Specialists (ASAMS)
Association of Aviation Medical Examiners (AAME) - UK
Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine (ASAM)
Aviation Medical Society of New Zealand (AMSNZ)
Bulgarian Society of Aviation, Navy and Space Medicine
Canadian Aerospace Medicine and Aeromedical Transport Association (CAMATA)
Civil Aviation Medical Association (CAMA)
European Society of Aerospace Medicine (ESAM)
International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine
Societatea de Medicina Aeronautica din Romania (Romanian Society of Aeronautical Medicine)
The Society of United States Air Force Flight Surgeons (SoUSAFFS)
Society of U.S. Army Flight Surgeons (SoUSAFS)
Southern African Aerospace Medical Association (SAAsMA)
Space Medicine Association (SMA)
Turkish Aerospace Medical Association
Agricultural Aviation (return to top)
National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA)
Air Charter (return to top)
Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
Air Medical Transport (includes HEMS, air ambulance) (return to top)
Aeromedical Society of Australasia (ASA)
Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association (ASTNA)
Air Medical Memorial (AMM)
Air Medical Operators Association (AMOA)
Air Medical Physician Association (AMPA)
American College of Emergency Physicians, Air Medical Transport Section
Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS)
The Association of Critical Care Transport (ACCT)
Canadian Aerospace Medicine and Aeromedical Transport Association (CAMATA)
Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS)
European HEMS and Air Ambulance Committee (EHAC)
International Association of Flight & Critical Care Paramedics (IAFCCP)
MedEvac Foundation International
National Association of Air Medical Communication Specialists (NAACS)
National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT)
National Association of State EMS Officials (NASEMSO)
National EMS Pilots Association (NEMSPA)
Survivors Network for the Air Medical Community
Air Traffic Control / Air Traffic Management (return to top)
Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA)
Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO)
EUROCONTROL - European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation
International Federation of Air Traffic Safety Electronics Associations (IFATSEA)
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)
Airline (return to top)
Airlines for America
Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA)
Association of European Airlines (AEA)
European Regions Airline Association (ERA)
International Air Carrier Association (IACA)
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
National Air Carrier Association (NACA)
Regional Airline Association (RAA)
Airports (return to top)
Airports Council International (ACI)
Airports Council International Africa (ACI-Africa)
Airports Council International Asia-Pacific (ACI Asia-Pacific)
Airports Council International Europe (ACI Europe)
Airports Council International Latin America-Caribbean (ACI-LAC)
Airports Council International - North America (ACI-NA)
American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE)
Airworthiness (return to top)
International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA)
Aviation Law (return to top)
International Aviation and Transportation Safety Bar Association (IATSBA)
Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association (LPBA)
Aviation Psychology (return to top)
Association for Aviation Psychology (AAP)
Australian Aviation Psychology Association (AAvPA)
European Association for Aviation Psychology (EAAP)
Aviation Safety (return to top)
Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF)
Air Safety Group - UK
Air Safety Support International (ASSI) - UK Overseas Territories
Alaskan Aviation Safety Foundation (AASF)
AOPA Air Safety Institute
Asia-Pacific Cabin Safety Working Group (APCSWG)
Australasian Aviation Ground Safety Council (AAGSC)
AviAssist Foundation: Supporting safety improvements in African Aviation
Aviation Safety Advisory Group of Arizona (ASAG)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency (CASSOA) - East African Community
Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST)
European Commercial Aviation Safety Team (ECAST)
European General Aviation Safety Team (EGAST)
European Helicopter Safety Team (EHEST)
Flight Safety Foundation (FSF)
Flight Safety Foundation–Mediterranean (FSF-MED)
Flight Safety Foundation–Taiwan (FSF-T)
Future Aviation Safety Team (FAST)
General Aviation Safety Council (GASCo) - UK
Gulf Co-operation Committee Helicopter Safety Team (GCC HST)
Gulf Flight Safety Council (GFSC)
International Confidential Aviation Safety Systems (ICASS) Group
International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA)
International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST)
International Transportation Safety Association (ITSA)
Medallion Foundation (Alaska)
Mission Safety International (MSI)
National Aviation Safety Foundation (NASF)
National Safety Council, Aviation Safety Committee (part of the NSC Business and Industry Division)
Pilot Safety Institute
South Carolina Aviation Safety Council (SCASC)
United Kingdom Flight Safety Committee (UKFSC)
WBAT for Aviation Safety (WBAT FAS) (Web-based Aviation Technology)
Aviation Service Businesses (includes FBOs, airline service companies, aircraft management companies, etc.) (return to top)
International Aviation Services Organization (IASO)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
Business Aviation (return to top)
Australian Business Aviation Association (ABAA)
Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA)
European Business Aviation Association (EBAA)
International Business Aviation Council (IBAC)
Japan Business Aviation Association (JBAA)
Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA)
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Northern California Business Aviation Association (NCBAA)
Cabin Safety (return to top)
Asia-Pacific Cabin Safety Working Group (APCSWG)
Air Safety Group - UK
Catering and Food Safety (return to top)
International Flight Services Association (IFSA)
Civil Aviation (see also more specific topics such as General Aviation, Commercial Aviation, etc.) (return to top)
Air Safety Support International (ASSI) - UK Overseas Territories
Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency (CASSOA) - East African Community
European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC)
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
Commercial Aviation (see also Airline and Pilot Associations) (return to top)
Air Safety Group - UK
Alaska Air Carriers Association (AACA)
Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST)
European Commercial Aviation Safety Team (ECAST)
International Air Carrier Association (IACA)
Regional Air Cargo Carriers Association (RACCA)
United Kingdom Flight Safety Committee (UKFSC)
Engineering (return to top)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
Fire and Rescue (return to top)
Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Working Group (ARFFWG)
International Aviation Fire Protection Association (IAFPA)
Wings of Light
Flight Attendants (return to top)
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division
Flight Training and Aviation Education (return to top)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
International Association of Professional Gyroplane Training (IAPGT)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI)
Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE)
Fractional Aircraft Ownership Operations (return to top)
Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
General Aviation (return to top)
Aerostar Owners Association (AOA)
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)
Alaska Airmen Association
American Bonanza Society (ABS)
AOPA Air Safety Institute
Arizona Pilots Association (APA)
Associated Pilots of Iowa (API)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Colorado Pilots Association (CPA)
European General Aviation Safety Team (EGAST)
Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)
General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA)
General Aviation Safety Council (GASCo) - UK
Illinois Pilots Association (IPA)
International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA)
Lancair Owners and Builders Organization (LOBO)
Malibu/Mirage Owners & Pilots Association (MMOPA)
Mid-Atlantic Pilots Association (MAPA)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
New Mexico Pilots Association (NMPA)
Pilot Safety Institute
Rhode Island Pilots Association (RIPA)
Seaplane Pilots Association (SPA)
Texas Pilots Association (TPA)
United States Pilots Association (USPA)
Utah General Aviation Association (UGAA)
Washington Pilots Association (WPA)
Gliders (return to top)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
Soaring Safety Foundation (SSF)
Government Employees (U.S. federal government) (return to top)
FAA Managers Association (FAAMA)
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)
Professional Aviation Safety Specialists (PASS)
Ground Operations (return to top)
Australasian Aviation Ground Safety Council (AAGSC)
International Aviation Services Organization (IASO)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division
Maintenance & Ramp Safety Society (MARSS)
Hang Gliding and Paragliding (return to top)
United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association (USHPA)
United States Powered Paragliding Association (USPPA)
Helicopter (return to top)
AHS International
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
British Helicopter Association (BHA)
Central Florida Helicopter Association (CFHA)
European Helicopter Safety Analysis Team (EHSAT)
European Helicopter Safety Team (EHEST)
Gulf Co-operation Committee Helicopter Safety Team (GCC HST)
Helicopter Association International (HAI)
International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST)
Michigan Helicopter Association (MHA)
National E-N-G Helicopter Association (NEHA)- Airborne Electronic News Gathering Professionals
Human Factors (see also Aeromedical and Aviation Psychology) (return to top)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), Aerospace Systems Technical Group
Investigation (return to top)
Australian Society of Air Safety Investigators (ASASI)
Canadian Society of Air Safety Investigators (CSASI)
European Network of Civil Aviation Safety Investigation Authorities (ENCASIA)
European Society of Air Safety Investigators (ESASI)
International Society of Air Safety Investigators (ISASI)
International Society of Air Safety Investigators – ERAU Daytona Beach Chapter
International Transportation Safety Association (ITSA)
Korea Society of Air Safety Investigators (KSASI)
Maintenance and Mechanics (return to top)
Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA)
Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA)
Manufacturers (return to top)
Aerospace Industries Association (AIA)
General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA)
Regional Airline Association (RAA)
Missionary Aviation (return to top)
Mission Safety International (MSI)
Occupational Safety and Health (return to top)
American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
European Aviation Group for Occupational Safety and Health (EAGOSH)
Passenger Rights and Advocacy (includes victims/survivors groups) (return to top)
Air Medical Memorial (AMM)
Air Safety Group - UK
AirCraft Casualty Emotional Support Services (ACCESS)
AirBlue Crash Affectees Group (AirBlue Flight ED202)
Comitato 8 Ottobre 2001 / Committee 8 October 2001 (SAS Flight SK686)
Connections - a disaster resource consortium
Disaster Action
Families of Continental Flight 3407
Flight 427 Air Disaster Support League (USAir Flight 427; organization inactive as of 2014)
National Air Disaster Alliance/Foundation (NADA/F) - PlaneSafe.org
Survivors Network for the Air Medical Community
Victims of Pan Am Flight 103, Inc.
Wings of Light
Personal Safety and Protection (return to top)
SAFE Association
Pilots (return to top)
Aero Club of New England (ACONE)
Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA)
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)
Alaska Airmen Association
Arizona Pilots Association (APA)
Associated Pilots of Iowa (API)
Association Luxembourgeoise des Pilotes de Ligne (ALPL)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
Belgian Cockpit Association (BeCA)
British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA)
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Classic Jet Aircraft Association (CJAA)
Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA)
Colorado Pilots Association (CPA)
European Cockpit Association (ECA)
Flying Physicians Association (FPA)
The Honourable Company of Air Pilots - UK
Illinois Pilots Association (IPA)
International Association of Natural Resource Pilots (IANRP)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division
International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA)
International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations (IFALPA)
Irish Air Line Pilots Association (IALPA)
Malibu/Mirage Owners & Pilots Association (MMOPA)
Mid-Atlantic Pilots Association (MAPA)
Minnesota Seaplane Pilots Association (MSPA)
New Mexico Pilots Association (NMPA)
Rhode Island Pilots Association (RIPA)
Seaplane Pilots Association (SPA)
Texas Pilots Association (TPA)
United States Pilots Association (USPA)
Washington Pilots Association (WPA)
Public Safety / Law Enforcement (return to top)
Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA)
Safety Education (return to top)
AviAssist Foundation: Supporting safety improvements in African Aviation
National Aviation Safety Foundation (NASF)
Safety Management (return to top)
International Society of Safety Professionals (ISSP)
Survival (return to top)
SAFE Association
System Safety (return to top)
The International System Safety Society (ISSS)
Ultralight and Light Sport Aviation (return to top)
Aviators Model Code of Conduct Initiative (AMCC)
United States Ultralight Association (USUA)
Unions and Trade Union Federations (return to top)
Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA)
Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA)
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA)
British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA)
Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA)
International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division
International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF)
Irish Air Line Pilots Association (IALPA)
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)
Professional Aviation Safety Specialists (PASS)
Wildlife Hazard Mitigation (return to top)
Australian Aviation Wildlife Hazard Group (AAWHG)
Aviational Ornithology Group (Отраслевая Группа Авиационной Орнитологии)
Bird Strike Association of Canada (BSAC aka Birdstrike Canada)
Bird Strike Committee USA
CAR/SAM Regional Committee for Bird/Wildlife Hazard Prevention (Comité CAR/SAM de Prevención del Peligro Aviario y Fauna)
Center for Wildlife and Aviation (Embry-Riddle)
National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) Wildlife Committee
Nordic Bird Strike Advisory Group (NBSAG)
World Birdstrike Association (WBA)
Aerobatics (+)
Aeromedical (+)
Agricultural Aviation (+)
Air Charter (+)
Air Medical Transport (includes HEMS, air ambulance) (+)
Air Traffic Control / Air Traffic Management (+)
Airline (+)
Airports (+)
Airworthiness (+)
Aviation Education see Flight Training
Aviation Law (+)
Aviation Psychology (+)
Aviation Safety (+)
Aviation Service Businesses (includes FBOs, airline service companies, aircraft management companies, etc.) (+)
Business Aviation (+)
Cabin Safety (+)
Catering and Food Safety (+)
Charter see Air Charter
Civil Aviation (see also more specific topics such as General Aviation, Commercial Aviation, etc.) (+)
Commercial Aviation (see also Airline and Pilot Associations) (+)
EMS see Air Medical Transport
Engineering (+)
Fire and Rescue (+)
Flight Attendants (+)
Flight Training and Aviation Education (+)
Food Safety see Catering
Fractional Aircraft Ownership Operations (+)
General Aviation (+)
Gliders (+)
Government Employees (U.S. federal government) (+)
Ground Operations (+)
Hang Gliding and Paragliding (+)
Helicopter (+)
HEMS see Air Medical Transport
Human Factors (see also Aeromedical and Aviation Psychology) (+)
Investigation (+)
Law Enforcement see Public Safety
Light Sport Aviation see Ultralight and Light Sport Aviation
Maintenance and Mechanics (+)
Manufacturers (+)
Missionary Aviation (+)
Occupational Safety and Health (+)
Paragliding see Hang Gliding and Paragliding
Passenger Rights and Advocacy (includes victims/survivors groups) (+)
Personal Safety and Protection (+)
Pilots (+)
Public Safety / Law Enforcement (+)
Safety Education (+)
Safety Management (+)
Survival (+)
System Safety (+)
Ultralight and Light Sport Aviation (+)
Unions and Trade Union Federations (+)
Victims and Survivors Groups see Passenger Rights and Advocacy
Wildlife Hazard Mitigation (+)

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