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 Hannah Giltner, Manager of Advocacy, for more information: .

American Association of Airport Executives




ADB Safegate




Air Conditioning Contractors of America

Airport Consultants Council




Airport Alliances, LLC


Airport Business Magazine



Airport Improvement

Airport Revenue News


Alliance For Innovation and Infrastructure


American Apparel & Footwear Association


American Coal Ash Association

American Coatings Association




American Concrete Pavement 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 Supply Association

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




Ricondo & Associates, Inc.


San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

San Diego Tourism Authority



777 Development Group, LLC



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





Travel Goods Association

U.S. Travel Association

Washington Airport Task Force