The Regional Airline Association (RAA), representing the airlines that provide 41% of scheduled passenger flights in the U.S. and offer the only source of air service to most of the country, will host the upcoming 2023 RAA Leaders Conference Sept. 26-27, in Washington, D.C.
Airline speakers include the CEOs from Cape Air, Empire Airlines, GoJet Airlines, Horizon Air, PSA Airlines, Republic Airways and SkyWest Airlines. In addition, top aviation voices influencing Washington D.C. aviation policy will speak, including National Transportation Safety Board Chair Jennifer Homendy and Federal Aviation Administration Deputy Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety Jodi Baker.
The event will feature discussions of the most pressing issues within the regional airline community, including aviation safety, airline trends, workforce, pilot shortage effects, aircraft fleet issues, FAA Reauthorization, the future of pilot training, and industry financial health.
"There is only one place where the most critical issues will be discussed affecting 40% of the scheduled US airline market, and that is at the RAA Leaders Conference," said Faye Malarkey Black, President and CEO of RAA.