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NBAA publishes several useful advocacy and reference publications that are available free of charge upon request. To make your selections, check the boxes below and fill out the order form at the bottom of the page. PDF versions will be available for downloading immediately upon completion of the order form; please click on the link provided on the order confirmation page. Printed versions will be mailed only to addresses in North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico) upon submission of the order form; allow two to three weeks for processing and mailing. A fee may be charged for bulk printed orders. Direct all publications questions and submit bulk order requests to publications@nbaa.org.

Aircraft Charter Consumer Guide
Printed version PDF version (2.2 MB)
Newly updated in 2011, this NBAA publication provides an overview of the many considerations that arise when selecting an air charter operator for on-demand air travel needs. It includes a list of sample pre-screening questions to vet charter operators and a template for obtaining charter flight quotes. Read full description and disclaimer.

Airport Advocate Guide
Printed version PDF version (0.4 MB)
NBAA's new Airport Advocate Guide provides step-by-step guidance for those who wish to advocate for their local general aviation airport. The booklet contains a wealth of information about how to organize and build community support for your airport, how to work with the news media, and how to find or even calculate the economic value of the airport to your region.

Airports Handbook
Printed version PDF version (0.5 MB)
The NBAA Airports Handbook makes a compelling case for the importance of airports to surrounding communities and the nation. It was written specifically for the "non-aviator" and is an ideal resource for NBAA Members to give to elected officials, civic organizations, the news media and others to learn about topics as economic impact, noise, safety and environmental considerations.

Annual Report
PDF version (1.3 MB)
Available only in PDF format, this annual publication features a message from the NBAA chairman, yearly Association highlights and an independent auditor's report and financial statements.

Business and Collegiate Aviation Pipeline Program Guide
PDF version (0.3 MB)
This guide will help business aviation and collegiate aviation leaders work together to provide mentoring and hands-on learning opportunities for aviation students, who will gain the necessary tools to pursue and succeed in business aviation careers.

Business Aviation Fact Book
Printed version PDF version (1.5 MB)
The NBAA Business Aviation Fact Book provides an annual profile of business aviation based on industry studies and data sources. The publication highlights business aviation's contribution to the United States and its communities, companies and citizens. Read full description.

Keep Business Flying: NBAA History, 1946–1986
Members-only document. Members, log in.
Published in 1989, this book is a history of the early years of business aviation and of the National Business Aviation Association authored by John H. Winant, former Board member (1957 to 1971) and president (1971 to 1986). Read full description.

Light Business Airplane (LBA) Buyer's Guide
Members-only document. Members, log in.
Newly updated in 2013, this publication provides a synopsis of the offerings currently available in the LBA category to assist companies in their purchase planning. Includes manufacturer specifications for 36 light business aircraft in eight categories. Read full description.

PDP Course Directory
Printed version PDF version (0.2 MB)
The annual Professional Development Program (PDP) Course Directory provides scheduling information to assist business aviation professionals in planning their career development. It lists courses offered by both NBAA and other approved PDP providers, and includes course dates, locations and descriptions.

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