Current Initiatives

In a recent meeting, the Board of Directors set seven goals for AAP in 2017.

Goal #1

Hold Regular Association Meetings

Meetings are held each month as the calendar allows. All meeting agendas and presentations are available to our members by login on the Meeting Minutes page.

Goal #2

Grow AAP Membership

The membership goals for 2017 are:

  • Professional Members 75
  • Corporate Members 4

Goal #3

Grow University Collaboration

Engage with Kansas State University Polytechnic to help establish an introduction to airworthiness short course in 2017. Participate in and sponsor at least 2 university events.

Goal #4

Grow Member Communication

The Board has set two objectives related to member communication:

  • Publish the monthly AAP AirWaves newsletter
  • Maintain current and relevant website

Goal #5

Grow Operating Committees

AAP has established and written charters for Membership, Communications, and Publications Committees. The Ethics committee has successfully written and released the AAP Code of Ethics. Our 2017 Goal includes writing the University Relations Committee Charter.

Goal #6

Review AAP Elections Process

In 2016 AAP established the AAP Elections Process and wrote an elections manual. 2017 calls for reviewing and revising the elections manual as needed for the 2017 Officer elections.

Goal #7

Establish Technical Publications Library

This committee is identifying and cataloguing publications essential to the Airworthiness Professional. Our 2017 Goal is to establish the Technical Publications library on the AAP Website.