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 Annie Russo, Vice President of 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

Airport Business Magazine

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 Alliance, Inc.

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 Association of Airport Duty Free Stores


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.


Studdiford Technical Solutions, LLC


The Association of Union Constructors

Team Eagle Ltd.


Texas Retailers Association

Top Airport Parking

TMG Construction Corporation



U.S. Travel Association
Washington Airport Task Force