ARSA is the voice of aviation maintenance in the U.S. and abroad. The association works with policy makers in Washington and around the world to identify and analyze issues that impact the cost of doing business for MRO providers. The association is an active participant; it helps ensure government understands the impact of laws, proposed rules and guidance on your business and provides reasonable alternatives to onerous policy.
Access to Industry Expertise
Got a question? Let us answer it before you ask the FAA! ARSA’s staff has experience in every facet of aviation and stands ready to assist with regulatory, technical, and business issues. ARSA also offers practical advice on how government regulations interact with other repair station responsibilities, such as employment law, export regulations, and contracts.
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The Association’s members-only monthly newsletter, the hotline, keeps industry up-to-date on the latest regulations and guidance material, legislation and international aviation developments. It features regular columns on key issues like FAA regulations and guidance, employment law, export compliance law, and intellectual property.
In addition to issue-specific alerts on important developments, industry is kept abreast of the latest industry, regulatory, and legislative news through ARSA’s weekly email newsletter, The Dispatch.
ARSA uses the collective influence of its membership, as well as its long experience, to select vendors and service providers that meet the highest standards of the aviation maintenance industry. For members, these relationships often produce favorable contracts, special products and other benefits.
Special Rates for Industry Events
Members take advantage of substantially reduced rates for specified industry meetings and events, most notably, the Association’s premier event, the Annual Repair Symposium and Legislative Day, held each spring.
The Association provides member-discounted publications designed to assist companies with regulatory compliance, such as the Model Repair Station and Quality Manual, the Model Training Program, and EASA Supplement. ARSA’s Forms Manual is free for members.
Members receive reduced rates on legal fees through Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein, P.L.C.