Who are the Alaska Airmen?
Protecting, Preserving, and Promoting General Aviation since 1951
With more licensed pilots per capita than any state in the union, the Airmen includes over 2,000 members, one of the largest General Aviation communities in the country. Our mission is to promote aviation, enhance safety and support initiatives that benefit pilots and our growing aviation community. Whether you're a veteran pilot or just discovered a passion for aviation, the Alaska Airmen Association is proud to welcome new members who share the wonders of flight in the Last Frontier!
WHAT IS THE ALASKA AIRMEN'S ASSOCIATION?
The Alaska Airmen's Association, established in 1951, is the largest General Aviation(GA) organization in Alaska. With over 2,000 active members, this also makes it one of the largest GA groups in the country. We are a non-profit 501 (c) 3 membership-based organization whose sole purpose is to protect, preserve, and promote general aviation.
Each year, we host the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering, with over 30,000 attendees and nearly 300 exhibitors from around the world this is one of America's largest free-entry aviation tradeshows.
We also host our annual SuperCub raffle, which is the Association's main fundraiser source and the largest raffle hosted in Alaska.
WHO ARE OUR MEMBERS?
Our members include pilots, students through ATP, mechanics, airline employees, aviation enthusiasts and any individuals or businesses that have an interest in flying. Our members reside in 5 countries, 46 states, and more than 50 Alaskan cities and villages. Membership is open to everyone, including non-Alaskan residents.