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ASA-AFRA 2021 Annual Conference Announced!


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Thank you to everyone who recently participated in AFRA’s General Assembly. While it was very unfortunate that we could not host the assembly in-person for 2020, we at AFRA are excited to announce that planning is already underway for the 2021 ASA-AFRA Annual Conference!

Please book July 18 – July 20, 2021 in your calendars as we will move forward with hosting the 2021 conference at the Omni Interlocken Resort & Hotel in Denver, Colorado!


Press release

2020 AFRA Board of Directors Election Results Announced

(Washington, D.C. June 18, 2020) – The Aircraft Fleet Recycling Association has recently held its 2020 board elections as the terms of Jason Reed, GA Telesis LLC, James Cobbold, Air Salvage International, & Mike Corne eCube Solutions were set to expire.

At its General Assembly, the results of the vote were announced with the following outcome:

James Cobbold, Air Salvage International, was reelected for another term

Mike Corne, eCube Solutions, was reelected for another term

Meghan Burgan, GA Telesis LLC, was elected to fill the position of exiting Board member, Jason Reed

AFRA would like to thank Jason Reed for his years of service to AFRA and wish him the best on his future endeavors. We also want to congratulate and wish James, Mike, and Meghan the best of luck as they start new terms on the AFRA Board of Directors. As the election comes at a pivotal time for the aviation industry, we know that the AFRA Board of Directors will help steer the association and its members through the COVID crisis and onto better days.

For more information:

Valerie Sease – AFRA POC – info@afraassociation.org 

The Aircraft Fleet Recycling Association (AFRA) is the leading global organization for developing and promoting the safe and sustainable management of circularity of components and aircraft in the aviation sector.

Established in 2006, AFRA is a membership-based global collaboration to elevate industry performance and increase commercial value for end-of-service aircraft. AFRA represents companies from across the globe and throughout the supply-chain – from manufacturers to materials recyclers. Through the collective experience of its members, AFRA’s Best Management Practice (BMP) Guide has significantly improved the management of end-of-life aircraft in terms of environmental and sustainable performance.


AFRA Updates on COVID-19


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As AFRA continues to monitor the situation and all developments, please see the resources below for different responses to the virus outbreak for our membership:

EU National Support Measures

European Commission Overview of National Policy Policy Measures  


Upcoming Industry Events  

MRO Americas September 1-3, 2020, Dallas, TX

ISTAT EMEA October 4-6, 2020, Istanbul, Turkey

MRO Europe October 27-29, 2020, Fira Barcelona Gran Via, Spain