ABOUT OBAP

Founded in 1976, the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of minorities in all aviation and aerospace careers.

OBAP members encourage diversity in the industry by supporting aspiring aviation professionals through mentoring, scholarships, training and youth-focused education programs through Project Aerospace.

BENEFITS OF OBAP MEMBERSHIP

The robust membership of more than 3,000 professionals internationally includes astronauts, commercial pilots, military aviators, maintenance technicians, flight instructors, air traffic controllers, flight attendants, students and more!

Collectively, we seek to promote increased diversity in aerospace and aviation industries through training, mentoring and scholarships, while honoring the achievements of pioneers in aviation through the OBAP Hall of FameFor more information on the types of membership opportunities available to you, please click here. 

More than 1,800 aerospace professionals attended our 41st Annual Convention and Career Exposition in Orlando this year! See all the pics on our Facebook page now! We can't wait to hear all of the success stories and achievements from our OBAP members in attendance this year! 

Mark your calendars to join us in Houston, August 14 - 17, 2018 at #OBAPCON2018!


 

OBAP IS GROWING AND ANNUAL DUES ARE INCREASING, EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 1, 2017 

In a recent membership survey, more than 41% of members expressed support of increasing annual dues to facilitate initiatives that work to realize our vision - an aerospace industry in which all individuals have equal opportunities to expansive careers.

Beginning on November 1, 2017, annual membership dues will increase to $90 for professional members and $145 for members with more than 20 years of OBAP affiliation. Members can also take advantage of a discounted three-year OBAP membership for $243, a 10% yearly savings!

Please keep in mind membership dues paid prior to November 1, 2017 will be charged at the current rate. More details will be shared in the coming weeks. We appreciate your continued support as OBAP continues to grow onward and upward.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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