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FedEx Sponsors 2024 OBAP Annual Conference in Memphis, TN

May 23, 2024

May 23, 2024 | Memphis, TN – The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) is proud to partner with FedEx as the title sponsor of…

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Member Profile: Capt. Mike Ponce

April 10, 2024

The people. It is by the people that you can often feel the heartbeat of an organization. The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) undoubtedly…

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Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Capt. David Harris

March 9, 2024

It is with heavy hearts that the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) acknowledges the passing of Retired Captain David E. Harris, a true pioneer…

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Vanessa Blacknall-Jamison Selected as Executive Director of the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals

February 29, 2024

The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) proudly announces the selection of Vanessa Blacknall-Jamison as its new Executive Director. She will assume her role effective…

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OBAP Responds to Unfounded Claims Questioning the Qualifications of Black Commercial Pilots

February 11, 2024

We write this letter representing the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP), a distinguished institution with a rich history spanning nearly 50 years in advocating…

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United Airlines Announced as Title Sponsor of the 2023 OBAP Annual Convention

April 24, 2023

New Orleans, LA – The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) is proud to partner with United Airlines as the title sponsor of the 2023…

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University of Nebraska at Omaha Seeking Assistant Professor

December 6, 2022

University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Public Affairs and Community Service School of Public Administration Aviation Institute ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITION The Aviation Institute at…

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American Airlines Continues its Efforts to Diversify the Flight Deck With a $1.5 Million Donation to the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals

August 15, 2022

American will provide $750,000 as a resource grant and $250,000 for scholarships to OBAP’s Luke Weathers Flight Academy An additional $250,000 per year over the…

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REGENT is Actively Hiring

May 23, 2022

How would you like to work for a company that is revolutionizing regional travel? REGENT is an exciting startup in the Greater Boston area that…

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Dozens of Aerospace Companies to Exhibit During OBAP Annual Conference in Phoenix, Arizona August 10-12, 2022

May 19, 2022

The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) will host its 46th Annual Convention with representatives from over 30 companies and airline carriers set to participate.…

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