The story of airports extends far beyond the physical airport.  The Beyond the Runway Coalition brings together a wide variety of industry stakeholders seeking to ensure that airports remain strong economic engines and job centers in their local communities.  Together, they are aligned in support for modernizing airport infrastructure financing to ensure our nation’s airports have the resources they need to remain competitive and thriving hubs of economic opportunity.

America’s airports generate more than $1.1 trillion in annual activity and support more than 9.6 million jobs. Passenger traffic through our airports has dramatically increased over the past several years, but our antiquated aviation infrastructure has not kept pace with this overwhelming demand.  To help our airports grow and remain competitive the coalition supports the following policy initiatives that will modernize and improve our nation’s airport infrastructure: 

Please contact Shervan Sebastian, Senior Manager, Government and Political Affairs for more information: .

American Association of Airport Executives

ADB Safegate

Airport Consultants Council

Air Conditioning Contractors of America

Airport Improvement



Airport Revenue News

Alliance For Innovation and Infrastructure


American Coal Ash Association


American Coatings Association


American Concrete Pressure Pipe Association

American Council of Engineering Companies

American Hotel & Lodging Association



American Road & Transportation Builders Association

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Traffic Safety Services Association



Asian American Hotel Owners Association


Associated Equipment Distributors

The Associated General Contractors of America


Association of Equipment Manufacturers

Aviation Strategies and Trade Solutions


Bond Dealers of America

Building America's Future

California Airports Council



CASE Construction Equipment

C&S Companies



CNN Airport

Competitive Enterprise Institute






Data Base Products, Inc.

Delaware North


DKMG Consulting LLC


Dunham Group, LLC



DY Consultants


Florida Airports Council





Georgia Airports Association



International Franchise Association


IOS Partners


Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP



Lamar Airport Advertising

Leibowitz & Horton Airport Management Consultants





National Asphalt Pavement Association

National Association of State Aviation Officials


National Association of Manufacturers



National Electrical Contractors Association

National Precast Concrete Association


National Retail Federation


National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association


National Utility Contractors Association


Pavement Consultants Inc.


Portland Cement Association

San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Tourism Authority



Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association

Security Industry Association




SI Partners, Inc.


SSI, Inc.



The Association of Union Constructors

Team Eagle Ltd.

Texas Retailers Association

TMG Construction Corporation



U.S. Travel Association
Washington Airport Task Force