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AFRA 2021 Member Meeting – Virtual

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 we are not able host the assembly in-person for 2020 or 2021. We will be hosting a virtual Member Meeting that will be open to all AFRA members. Date will be announced soon.

We at AFRA have hope for the future that we can gather in person next year in 2022. Please stay safe and we will update as soon as we know more information.


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:

Email AFRA at – 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  


ILS Connect – June 23-24, 2021 (virtual)

AFRA Member Meeting – August 26, 2021 at 11:00 am eastern (virtual meeting)