Relations in Aviation

The Intergovernmental Relations in Aviation Committee (AV010), a standing committee for the Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), is focused on the intergovernmental aspects of research, planning, programming, development, coordination, and implementation of airports and their improvements, and other related aviation matters.

These include, but are not limited to:

  • intermodalism;
  • intergovernmental coordination, to include international and quasi-governmental organizations;
  • the interrelation of metropolitan, state, and national airport system planning;
  • procurement and programming of local, state, federal, and other sources of financing for aviation planning and development;
  • and, the development of an efficient, economical, sustainable, and safe aviation system.