Registration for the 41st Annual Convention and Career Exposition being held August 9 - 11, 2017 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL will open in February 2017. Please check back soon!

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.

 

 
OBAP's ACE Academy Registrations are now open in 18 locations with more to come!! The weeklong programs provide exposure to the history of aviation, fundamentals of aerodynamics, air traffic control procedures, aerospace technologies and introductions to aviation careers. CLICK HERE for more info and to register a young adult today!


More than $130,000 in OBAP Scholarships is now available to offset costs for tuition within an aviation-related program or to further career training! The deadline to apply is June 2, 2017 so don't delay, APPLY today!

REGISTRATION FOR OBAP's SPRING CAREER FAIR IS NOW OPEN!

The Spring Career Fair, April 20, 2017 will be held at the Gold Coast Casino, 4000 W. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89103. Early registration is $150 when completed by January 20, 2017 and general registration is $200 when completed after January 20th.

Registration for the Spring Career Fair includes access to the career fair, a professional development session and coaching workshop led by the APDP team, lunch and the networking reception held following the conclusion of the career fair.

The growing list of confirmed companies in attendance include:

Allegiant Air
Atlas Air
Avionco Ltd.
California Coast University
Cape Air
CommutAir
Compass Airlines
GoJet Airlines
Empire Airlines
Endeavor Air
ExpressJet Airlines Inc.
FAPA.aero
FedEx Express
Flight Safety International
Hawaiian Airlines
Mesa Airlines
Omni Air International
Piedmont Airlines
Professional Pilots of Tomorrow
Republic Airlines
SkyWest Airlines
TransStates Airlines
UPS
US Customs & Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations
Wasinc International, Ltd.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER TODAY, CLICK HERE!

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