Expand your networking opportunities and keep up-to-date on industry issues by attending NAA luncheons. They are held in the Washington, D.C. area and bring together people from all sectors of the aviation industry and feature speakers from military and government leaders to corporate executives. Become a part of the NAA Luncheon Series by attending and/or purchasing a season table.
The 2013-2014 Luncheon Season runs from September 2013 through June 2014. Unless otherwise noted, all Luncheons are held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jeff Davis Hwy (corner of Eads & 15th) Arlington, VA.
Please view our Upcoming Events page for information about the ceremony the upcoming luncheons.
NAA gratefully acknowledges the support of our 2013-2014 Season Table Holders:
Aerojet Rocketdyne, Beechcraft, Boeing,
GE Aviation, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman,
Rolls-Royce North America, UTC/Pratt & Whitney,
Aurora Flight Sciences, and The Ringo Group
Season Table Holders receive:
- Reserved, priority seating for eight at each luncheon
- Recognition at each luncheon as well as the NAA website
- The opportunity to select/suggest speakers/topics for a luncheon
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-416-4888, ext. 104.
2013-2014 Series Past Luncheons:
June Luncheon, featuring General Charles Bolden, USMC (Ret.), Administrator of NASA and the Presentation of the Henderson Trophy for 2014.
April Luncheon, NAA's Annual Spring Awards Dinner including Recognition of Most Memorable Aviation Records of 2013, Presentation of the Stinson Trophy for 2013, and the announcement of the Collier Trophy recipient for 2013.
February Luncheon, featuring Rear Admiral Michael Manazir, Director, Air Warefare, OPNAV N98
January Luncheon, featuring Mr. Richard Aboulafia,Teal Group
November Luncheon, featuring Lieutenant General Robert E. Schmidle, USMC, Deputy Commandant for Aviation, USMC
2012-2013 Series Past Luncheons:
June Luncheon, featuring Presentation of the Henderson Trophy and remarks by Tony Velocci, Retired Editor-in-Chief, Aviation Week and Space Technology
April Luncheon, featuring Lieutenant General Jon M. Davis, USMC, Deputy Commander, United States Cyber CommandMarch Luncheon, NAA's Annual Spring Awards Ceremony including Recognition of Most Memorable Aviation Records of 2012 and the announcement of the Collier Trophy recipient for 2012.
February Luncheon, Tuesday featuring Mr. Carl Johnson, Vice President, Northrop Grumman Corporation
January Luncheon featuring Mr. Richard Aboulafia, Teal Group
December Luncheon featuring Marion Blakey, AIA standing in for Mr. David Hess, President of Pratt & Whitney and Chairman of AIA
October Luncheon, Tuesday featuring Secretary of the Navy, The Honorable Ray Mabus
September Luncheon featuring Elon Musk, CEO/CTO of SpaceX