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Our Position on Racial Inequality

June 4, 2020

Today, we draw on the strength of our founders to harness our collective power, influence, and the voice of our membership to champion changes that will benefit our industry, our communities, and this nation.

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OBAP board member, Pamela Williams chosen to serve on Federal Aviation Administration advisory board

May 18, 2020

Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao today announced the appointment of Pamela Williams to the board of the newly-formed Women in Aviation Advisory Board (WIAAB).

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Phoenix Arizona with its downtown lit by the last rays of sun at the dusk.

2020 Annual Conference Cancelled Due to COVID-19

April 28, 2020

After lengthy deliberations, it was the decision of the Board of Directors to cancel our annual conference due to the growing global response to COVID-19. …

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A Message from the Board Chair Regarding COVID-19

March 9, 2020

Members, As you are aware, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which initially started in Wuhan, China in December 2019, is currently spreading across the United…

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McGee, Lanphier Recognized During State of the Union Address

February 5, 2020

Iain Lanphier, the Scottsdale, Arizona 8th-grader who attended the State of the Union Address Tuesday night, got a standing ovation as Trump introduced him. Iain…

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APIS Week 2020

January 23, 2020

The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) recently partnered with Atlanta Public Schools to host Aerospace Professionals in Schools (APIS) week. The event, which took place in October,…

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OBAP Welcomes Liz Wagner as annual conference planner

January 23, 2020

The Organization for Black Aerospace Professionals is proud to welcome Liz Wagner as the event planner for the organization’s annual conference. Wagner will be responsible…

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