Online Resources: 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 is 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)
Alliance of Air National Guard Flight Surgeons (AANGFS)
American College of Emergency Physicians, Aerospace Medicine Section
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 Aerospace Medical Institute (CAMI)
Civil Aviation Medical Association (CAMA)
European Society of Aerospace Medicine (ESAM)
Indian Society of Aerospace Medicine (ISAM)
International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine (IAASM)
International Airline Medical Association (IAMA)
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Societatea de Medicina Aeronautica din Romania
Society of U.S. Army Flight Surgeons (SoUSAFS)
The Society of United States Air Force Flight Surgeons (SoUSAFFS)
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
Army Aviation Medicine Association (AAVMA)
Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS)
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)
International Association of Medical Transport Communication Specialists (IAMTCS)
MedEvac Foundation International
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 (A4A)
Airlines for Europe (A4E)
Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA)
European Regions Airline Association (ERA)
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
International Airline Medical Association (IAMA)
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)
National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO)
South Carolina Aviation Association (SCAA)
Airworthiness (return to top)
International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA)
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Aviation Law (return to top)
International Aviation and Transportation Safety Bar Association (IATSBA)
Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association (LPBA)
Aviation Psychology (return to top)
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)
AviAssist Foundation: Supporting safety improvements in African Aviation
Aviation Safety Advisory Group of Arizona (ASAG)
Aviation Safety Community (ASC)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
Banjul Accord Group Aviation Safety Oversight Organisation (BAGASOO)
Civil Aviation Safety and Security Oversight Agency (CASSOA) - East African Community
Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST)
European Safety Promotion Network Rotorcraft (ESPN-R)
Flight Safety Foundation (FSF)
Flight Safety Foundation–Mediterranean (FSF-MED)
General Aviation Safety Council (GASCo) - UK
International Confidential Aviation Safety Systems Group (ICASS)
International Federation of Airworthiness (IFA)
International Helicopter Safety Foundation (IHSF)
International Transportation Safety Association (ITSA)
Mission Safety International (MSI)
National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO)
National Aviation Safety Foundation (NASF)
Safety Promotion Network (SPN)
United Kingdom Flight Safety Committee (UKFSC)
United States Helicopter Safety Team (USHST)
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 and North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA)
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Northern California Business Aviation Association (NCBAA)
Cabin Safety (return to top)
Air Safety Group - UK
Asia-Pacific Cabin Safety Working Group (APCSWG)
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)
National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO)
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Commercial Aviation (see also Airline and Pilot Associations) (return to top)
Air Safety Group - UK
Airlines International Representation in Europe (AIRE)
Alaska Air Carriers Association (AACA)
Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST)
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)
Flight Attendants (return to top)
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA)
Teamsters Airline Division
Flight Training and Aviation Education (return to top)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
International Association of Professional Gyroplane Training (IAPGT)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
National Association of Flight Instructors (NAFI)
National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO)
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)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Chicago Executive Pilots' Association (CEPA)
Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Colorado Pilots Association (CPA)
Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA)
General Aviation Joint Steering Committee (GAJSC)
General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA)
General Aviation Safety Council (GASCo) - UK
International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA)
Lancair Owners and Builders Organization (LOBO)
Malibu M-Class Owners and Pilots Association (MMOPA)
Mid-Atlantic Pilots Association (MAPA)
Minnesota Seaplane Pilots Association (MSPA)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
New Mexico Pilots Association (NMPA)
Rhode Island Pilots Association (RIPA)
United States Pilots Association (USPA)
Utah General Aviation Association (UGAA)
Washington Pilots Association (WPA)
Gliders (return to top)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
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)
Airport Services Association (ASA)
International Aviation Services Organization (IASO)
Teamsters Airline Division
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)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
British Helicopter Association (BHA)
European Helicopter Association (EHA)
European Safety Promotion Network Rotorcraft (ESPN-R)
Helicopter Association International (HAI)
Helicopter Association of Canada (HAC)
HeliOffshore
International Helicopter Safety Foundation (IHSF)
Michigan Helicopter Association (MHA)
United States Helicopter Safety Team (USHST)
The Vertical Flight Society (VFS)
Human Factors (return to top)
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), Aerospace Systems Technical Group
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Investigation (return to top)
Australian Society of Air Safety Investigators (ASASI)
European Network of Civil Aviation Safety Investigation Authorities (ENCASIA)
European Society of Air Safety Investigators (ESASI)
International Society of Air Safety Investigators (ISASI)
International Transportation Safety Association (ITSA)
New Zealand Society of Air Safety Investigators (NZSASI)
Maintenance and Mechanics (return to top)
Aeronautical Repair Station Association (ARSA)
Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA)
Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Teamsters Airline Division
Teamsters Aviation Mechanics Coalition (TAMC)
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 Crash Victims’ Families’ Federation International (ACVFFI)
Air Medical Memorial (AMM)
Air Safety Group - UK
AirBlue Crash Affectees Association (ACAA) (AirBlue Flight ED202)
AirCraft Casualty Emotional Support Services (ACCESS)
Association of Critical Care Transport (ACCT)
Association of Families of Flight PS752 Victims
Comitato 8 Ottobre 2001/Commitee 8 October 2001 (SAS Flight SK686)
Disaster Action
Families of Continental Flight 3407
National Air Disaster Alliance/Foundation (NADA/F) - PlaneSafe.org
Survivors Network for the Air Medical Community
Victims of Pan Am Flight 103, Inc.
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)
Association Luxembourgeoise des Pilotes de Ligne (ALPL)
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
Belgian Cockpit Association (BeCA)
British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA)
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association (COPA)
Chicago Executive Pilots' Association (CEPA)
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
International Council of Aircraft Owner and Pilot Associations (IAOPA)
International Federation of Air Line Pilots' Associations (IFALPA)
Irish Air Line Pilots Association (IALPA)
Malibu M-Class Owners and Pilots Association (MMOPA)
Mid-Atlantic Pilots Association (MAPA)
Minnesota Seaplane Pilots Association (MSPA)
New Mexico Pilots Association (NMPA)
Rhode Island Pilots Association (RIPA)
South Carolina Aviation Association (SCAA)
Teamsters Airline Division
United States Pilots Association (USPA)
Washington Pilots Association (WPA)
Public Safety / Law Enforcement (return to top)
Airborne Public Safety Association (APSA)
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
The International System Safety Society (ISSS)
Ultralight and Light Sport Aviation
Aviators Code Initiative (ACI)
United States Ultralight Association (USUA)
Unions
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 Transport Workers' Federation (ITF)
Irish Air Line Pilots Association (IALPA)
National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA)
Professional Aviation Safety Specialists (PASS)
Teamsters Airline Division
Teamsters Aviation Mechanics Coalition (TAMC)
Wildlife Hazard Mitigation
Australian Aviation Wildlife Hazard Group (AAWHG)
Aviation Ornithology Group
Bird Strike Association of Canada (BSAC aka Bird Strike Canada)
Bird Strike Committee USA
Center for Wildlife and Aviation (Embry-Riddle)
Nordic Bird Strike Advisory Group (NBSAG)
World Birdstrike Association (WBA)

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