Grand Benefactor


Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass. Follow us on Twitter.

Diamond Sponsors



Diamond Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. In the aviation sector, Leidos air traffic control systems help the Federal Aviation Administration manage more than 43,000 daily flights and 2.5 million traveling passengers in the world’s busiest and most complex airspace. Air Navigation Service Providers around the world count on our expertise in en route, terminal, surface, and oceanic air traffic control systems to continually improve the safety and efficiency of flight. Learn more at

Platinum Sponsors



SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC’s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit

Nav Canada

Platinum To be a world leader in the provision of safe, efficient and cost effective air navigation services on a sustainable basis while providing a professional and fulfilling work environment for our employees.​



Harris is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commerical customers around the world. Learn more at


Aireon is deploying a space-based air traffic surveillance system for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) equipped aircraft throughout the entire globe. Aireon will harness next-generation aviation surveillance technologies that are currently ground-based and, for the first time ever, extend their reach globally to significantly improve efficiency, enhance safety, reduce emissions and provide cost savings benefits to all stakeholders. Real-time ADS-B surveillance will cover oceanic, polar and remote regions, as well as augment existing ground-based systems that are limited to terrestrial airspace. In partnership with leading Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) from around the world, like NAV CANADA, the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA), ENAV, Naviair and NATS, as well as Iridium Communications, Aireon will have an operational, global, space-based air traffic surveillance system in 2018. For more information, please visit

Gold Sponsors


Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Delta's Operations and Customer Center works diligently to provide a seamless customer experience by balancing the planned schedule with operational constraints and disruptions while achieving top tier industry performance.




Sky One Federal Credit Union

Mobile App Sponsor (Exhibitor) We're a nationwide family of 36,000 air transportation employees and their family members. We've been serving the air transportation industry employees and their family members for more than six decades and we’re still going strong. We help our members get convenient access to their money, buy their cars and their homes at affordable rates, put their kids through college, and plan their retirement.

Silver Sponsors


General Atomics

Bronze Sponsors



Systems Atlanta, Inc.

Systems Atlanta, Inc. (SAI) is a small business located in Kennesaw, Georgia, a suburb of the Atlanta metropolitan area. In the Air Traffic Control industry, SAI is a well-known and respected designer and developer of the Integrated Information Display & Dissemination System (IDS) product line. With 5000+ IDS workstations operating in the National Airspace System (NAS) within both the FAA and DOD, SAI is known as the industry leader in integrated data display technology. SAI has experience designing, developing, and integrating IDS technology across multiple aviation environments. SAI's software products are flexible and meet the information needs of aviation users in a variety of operational settings. SAI IDS systems serve personnel in Air Traffic Control Towers (ATCTs), Terminal Radar Approach Controls (TRACONs), Air Route Traffic Control Centers (ARTCCs), Airport Operations, and comparable DoD facilities.


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UFA, Inc.

UFA provides Air Traffic Control Simulation and and Voice Recognition products and services to leading Air Navigation Service Providers, Military Organizations, and Universities. Our worldwide customers include the FAA, NAV CANADA, DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung and the US Military. For over 30 years, our customers have used our products to simulate gate-to-gate ATC operations. Our turnkey systems support comprehensive Controller training, ATM research, airport planning, and testing of operational systems.

Russ Bassett ATC Consoles

Since 1960, Russ Bassett Corporation has been an innovator in the manufacturing business. We specialize in ATC and mission critical command center consoles. Russ Bassett offers a full service approach from project inception through project completion. We are experts in critical spaces!

Frequentis USA, Inc.

Frequentis, the global market leader for air traffic management communications and information systems, will present its products at this year’s Communicating For Safety, National Air Traffic Controllers Association Conference, Oct 22 -24, 2018. At its US headquarters in Columbia, Maryland, Frequentis develops, manufactures, installs, and supports communication, information and automation systems for the FAA, NASA, DoD and Public Safety providers. Holding major Government contracts Frequentis is a global leader in safety and mission critical systems. Frequentis actively participates in NextGen and SESAR research efforts. Frequentis is proud to have been awarded the 2017 ATCA Annual Industry Award. This Medallion Award is presented for outstanding achievement or contribution to the quality, safety & efficiency of air traffic control. Visit our booth so we can share with you some of the solutions enabling us to be a key industry leader in Air Traffic Management and supporting the 2017 ATCA Industry Award selection.




NBP Corp.

Bronze Since 1966, NBP has established an undisputed reputation for innovation, quality, performance and integrity in engineering, design and manufacturing of Landing Visual Aids, including Approach Lighting and Monitoring and Control Systems for aviation, utility and defense industries. NBP also offer training and field support services.

Cavan Solutions

Cavan Solutions is a Woman-Owned aviation consulting company that combines systems engineering, operational expertise, and government business acumen to realize benefits of the evolving National Airspace System (NAS). Cavan principals are recognized leaders who successfully managed billion-dollar air traffic system modernization programs; participated in concept exploration, R&D, and field trials of NextGen technologies; and successfully navigated the technical, procedural, fiscal, and political complexities of deploying new systems and capabilities. Many core NAS systems have been modernized which shifts the focus of continued evolution from development to integration. Cavan Solutions' significant experience aligns perfectly with an integration focus. We offer support services that "connect the dots" to integrate, optimize, and realize benefits for new capabilities. We are hands-on trusted advisors to aviation stakeholders. .


Long Term Care Partners

LTC Partners® (Long Term Care Partners, LLC®, or LTCP®), a diversified third-party administrator of large-sca e insurance and benefits programs, was founded in 2002. LTC Partners administers both the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program and BENEFEDS under the oversight of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). The company is located at Pease International Tradeport in Portsmouth, NH. LTC Partners is a wholly owned subsidiary of John Hancock Life &Health Insurance Company

Southern Insurance Group (SIG)

Bronze Southern Insurance Group has been a NATCA benefits partner since 2002, specializing in life insurance (FEGLI replacement) products for NATCA members. We are also involved with the marketing of UNUM Long Term Disability Plan.

Serco, Inc.

As the third larget Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP) in the world, Serco operates tower, terminal radar, enroute, and non-radar ATC facilities globally with over 70 years of experience. Other Serco aviation services include Operations Management, Ramp Tower Control, ATC Systems Engineering, Comm/Nav/Surveillance Infrastructure Engineering & Installation, Aeronautical Information Management, Meteorological Services, Safety Management Services, and Airport Fire & Rescue Servcies.
In addition to aviation capabilities, Serco specializes in the delivery of essential public services with over 50,000 people working in defense, transportation, health and other citizen services. We help our customers deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Our broad cross sector and international experience means we can transfer emerging best practice, share new service innovations, and improve the performance of the public services we manage.



Everyone wins if government works better. As a team, we provide innovative solutions and services to complex problems and processes, applying our creative skill set and expertise to empower government. Our proficient staff is at the front line of digital media, financial services, business manangement, training and solution development. This is Infina, a woman-owned company recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

Mobile App Sponsors


Sky One Federal Credit Union

Mobile App Sponsor (Exhibitor) We're a nationwide family of 36,000 air transportation employees and their family members. We've been serving the air transportation industry employees and their family members for more than six decades and we’re still going strong. We help our members get convenient access to their money, buy their cars and their homes at affordable rates, put their kids through college, and plan their retirement.




Evans Consoles

Evans is the leading world-wide solution provider and manufacturer of award-winning Air Traffic Control (ATC) control room solutions. Evans supports our customers by providing innovative design, expert project managment, leading-edge manufacturing, and customer-orientated installations reducing risk and helping our customers achieve their goals for both new and modernization projects.

Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente is a health plan that has been providing coverage through the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program since 1960. We are one of America's leading not-for-profit health care providers, serving over 11 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia. With top doctors, convenient locations and state-of-the art care delivery, you're on the right path to health. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert medical teams are supported by industry-leading technology and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, and world-class chronic disease management. Visit for more information.

General Dynamics Missions Systems

General Dynamics Mission Systems is an innovative leader in mission critical C4ISR solutions. Customers depend on our products and systems to perform in every domain – land, air, sea, space, and cyber. We have provided reliable ground-to-air radio systems to support the National Airspace System (NAS) for over 26 years. With over 70,000 radios delivered to date, the unmatched reliability of our radios has made them the preferred of the FAA and DoD. For more information please visit


Center of Excellence for Technical Training & Human Performance

The FAA COE for technical training and human performance is a consortium of over 65 academic, government, and industry partners dedicated to research grants and contracts to optimize the operational performance of all air transportation personnel. Over $7.4 million in research dollars. (

The benefits of partnering with our Center are:
· Access to 150+ experienced aviation researchers and practitioners
· Capacity to conduct prototype testing at 30+ research site locations nationwide
· Lower cost research and development services due to matching contribution requirements.

UND Student Air Traffic Control Association

The group seeks to further aviation safety, awareness and education through air traffic control forums and meetings. It also promotes harmony amongst all aviation professionals by maintaining an open dialog of communication (offering answers and suggestions to ensure information is relayed through proper channels). SATCA welcomes students from all majors at the University of North Dakota.


MITRE's mission-driven team solves problems for a safer world. Through our federally funded R&D centers, including the Federal Aviation Administration's Center for Advanced Aviation System Development (CAASD), and public-private partnerships, we work across government and the aviation community to tackle challenges to the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation. We serve the public's interest by discovering new possibilities and pioneering systems engineering solutions to bring ATM/CNS innovation to civil aviation around the world.


NGPA - Worldwide LGBT Aviation Community

"NGPA’s mission is to build, support, and unite the LGBT aviation community worldwide. Through our outreach programs, scholarships, advocacy, mentorship, and more, we foster relationships to support and promote equality in the aviation community."

Sennheiser Communication ATC/C3 Systerms

Since 1980, Sennheiser has developed ATC headsets

Rigil Corporation

Founded in 2005, Rigil Corporation is an award-winning, customer-focused, and innovative technology company with a proven track record of providing high quality and cost-effective technical and business solutions and support to federal agencies. From the beginning, we have been focused on supporting the FAA mission, particularly in the areas of operations, training, and end user support. Rigil offers innovative training solutions, including the integration of mission-oriented games to achieve your desired learning objectives. We have created the innovative StrataGem Gaming Platform as an enterprise solution for the administration and delivery of highly interactive, online training games. Our games are designed to systematically and adaptively teach learners the knowledge, principles, and skills of critical jobs such as air traffic control. Bob


PASSUR Aerospace, Inc.

PASSUR Aerospace is an aviation intelligence company that makes air travel more predictable, gate-to-gate, by using predictive analytics generated from our own big data - to mitigate contraints for airlines and their customers. The largest connected, global aviation customer network includes thousands of individuals, over 125 airlines, over 60 airports, over 200 business aviation organizations, and the US government. The largest surveillance and data newwork of its type in the world includes terabytes of data from sensors, including aircraft, from all over the world. We've been storing flight, airspace, aircraft, and airport data - hundreds of parameters, thousands of updates (every 1.0 - 4.6 seconds) - for over 10 years, in hundreds of locations. We have over 180 company-owned surveillance sensors, covering hundreds of airports and their airspace.

General Atomics

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Beacon Relocation Group

Beacon Relocation Group is a NATCA approved national benefit provider of relocation and real estate services to all NATCA members and their families. Beacon Relocation Group provides coordinated management of a member's buying, selling and moving related activities by combining the major components of a relocation into a single integrated effort. The benefit is at no cost to NATCA or the member and allocates monies out of real estate commissions to provide the member with monetary credits or discounts against closing costs where available.

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Our primary task is to provide an objective controller based perspective to NTSB investigations of aircraft accidents or incidents that involve air traffic controll services. The NATCA ASI works as part of a team of investigators to help prevent future occurences.



AProfessional Women Controllers, Inc.

PWC's vision is to achieve a balanced workforce that reflects the demographics of society and creates a safe environment where all air traffic professionals have passion for their career, can excel, and feel a sense of community at work.


FAA Child Care Centers

The FAA WorkLife Program provides the FAA Workfore with child care programs. The child care program at FAA is a valued worklife service that enhances the family & strengthens the workforce. One of the most important benefits we can provide our workforce is quality child care.

Elevate Aviation

Elevate Aviation is a non-profit company founded in 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Our goal is to create a shift in the aviation industry that promotes gender balance by connecting women with a network of support. We encourage women to pursue careers in the aviation industry and provide support to those who dream of a career in aviation by offering mentorship, bursaries, tours, workshops and speakers.
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The NATCA CISM team is a Union-operated, Agency-supported group designed to help air traffic controllers effectively manage stress which may be experienced following a critical incident. We are made up of 15 controllers (peers) and are covered by Article 74 of the contract. We provide peer to peer support in hte wake of incidents and accidents. Because we are controllers, we are better able to understand your experiences. We are peer counselors trained in the Mitchell Model, a program developed by Dr. Jeffrey Mitchell.



Esterline is a specialized manufacturing company principally serving aerospace and defense markets. Headquarted in Bellevue, WA and listed on the New York Stock Exhange.
In 2015, Esterline acquired the aerospace, defense and air traffic control display businesses from Belgium-based Barco N.V.
Under Esterline, the product offering for Air Traffic Control remains strong: over 70% of Air Traffic Control displays are Esterline Displays!
The ATC product portfolio keeps expanding, reassuring Esterline's position as market leader in this market.

Potomac Consolidated Tracon

Potomac Tracon provides approach control services to the Washington, D.C. metro area, as well as provides national security support.
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Transportation Safety Institute (Aviation Safety)

TSI is home to the National Aircraft Accident Investigation School, where premiere training in aviation safety and accident investigation techniques is provided through workshops, field activities, individual studies and hands-on-training. These Courses provide instruction on the most current topics in all aspects of civil and public aviation accident investigation and flight procedures.


FAA WorkLife Program

FAA's WorkLife Program is a Human Resource business partner in support of an FAA workforce who is responsible for the safe National Aerospace System (NAS) and the traveling public. The FAA WorkLife Program is also a strategic employee engagement and whose benefits are pivotal to attract, motivate and retain employees. FAA WorkLife offers to all permanent, full-time employees a comprehensive, integrated worklife and wellness program that provides concierge services, elder adult care management, personal counseling, Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM), and child care programs

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Exhibitor The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) represents the largest aviation community in the world.
With over 300,000 members world wide AOPA protects your freedom to fly by supporting activities that
ensure the long-term health of general aviation; educating pilots, non-pilots, and policy makers alike.

NATCA National Benefits Committee

NATCA assigned committee responsible for the upkeep of member benefits.


JMA Solutions

Headquartered in Wahsington, D.C., JMA Solutions is an awarding-winning consulting firm with more than 12 years of experience delivering oustanding customer service to our government clients. JMA Solutions is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, Certified Women-Owned, Disadvataged Business Enterprise company, and CMMI services level 2 appraised, ISO 9001:2015 certified and DoD NIST 800-171 verified. We offer access to a network of subject matter experts who consult with our government clients on critical short and long term projects. We are commtited to our customer's values and we have a reputation for exceeding business needs with exceptional results.

National Hispanic Coalition of FAA Employees

The NHCFAE is a proffessional, diverse organization that focuses on advocating career placement and advancement through support, education and alliances. Established since 1978, we are the chief advocate for issues affecting Hispanics in the FAA.

Southern California NATCA Locals: SCT, ZLA, LAX

The NATCA Local's of SCT, ZLA and LAX are coming together to promote NATCA in the Southern California District.


Angel Flight Southeast, Inc.

Exhibitor Angel Flight is a 501c3 organization. Our mission is to arrange free flights so children and adults can have access to the far from home doctors that can save their lives.

National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees

 A nationwide network dedicated to promoting equal employment for African Americans, female, and minority
employees. Improving employee-management relations and effective liasion amongst FAA employees and the
community at large

Miami Tower/Tracon

Exhibitor Miami Air Traffic Control Tower and Radar Approach Control