Our Mission and Vision

MODAERO Aviation Community is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that was created by a grassroots group of Aviation Professionals with the goal of stimulating positive growth in Aviation. General Aviation is the source of our Industry's educational, experiential and economic production streams. For decades this ecosystem has been in substantial decline as demonstrated by the number of new private pilots. MODAERO aims to replenish these source waters in order to once again grow GA by attracting the next generation of Aviation.

MISSION STATEMENT

To engage, educate and empower the next generation within the Aerospace Community.

OUR VISION

We seek a future with abundant achievable opportunities for all those who dream of taking flight.

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CURRENT PROJECTS

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#NextGen Aviation Festival

This annual event is held in Conroe, TX (KCXO), features a fly-in, air show, conference and commercial expo - designed to help showcase and grow the future of Aviation.

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#NextGen Aviation Career Fair

Each spring, we invite universities, tech colleges, flight schools, airlines and aerospace employers to engage and recruit the #NextGen of Aviation.

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Community Aircraft Build

We have partnered with Zenith Aircraft and MIAT Tech College to volunteer-build a CH650 airplane which will be used in future aviation outreach efforts.

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Aerospace Museum & Discovery Center

Planning is under way for a dedicated Aerospace Museum & Discovery Center to allow year-round community outreach and STEM Education efforts.

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#NextGen Aviation News

2017 MODAERO Festival & Air Show has been Postponed

Due to unforeseen logistical and timing issues, MODAERO has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2017 MODAERO Festival & Air Show, scheduled for June 2-4, 2017 at the Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport. After conferring with airport management, MODAERO has determined this to be in the best interest of the aviation community, airport facilities and […]

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GAMA hosts 2017 Build-a-Plane Aviation Design Challenge

Aviation Design Challenge Registration Now Open to All U.S. High Schools Washington, DC—The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today announced that registration is open for the fifth annual GAMA/Build A Plane Aviation Design Challenge, a competition to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) skills among U.S. high school students using aviation. The first 100 […]