Airlines For America


Airlines For America

Formerly Air Transport Association of America. A4A's mission is to vigorously advocate for America’s airlines as models of safety, customer service and environmental responsibility.

Organization Type:
National Trade or Professional Association
Acronym:
A4A
Tax Exempt Status:
501(c)(6)
Industry:
Transportation, Travel/Tourism/Lodging, Aerospace/Aviation, Airlines, Travel
Year Founded:
1936
Address:
1275 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Suite 1300 Washington, DC 20004
Telephone:
Website:
Staff:
97
Members:
13 U.S. airlines and non-U.S. airlines


Financial Snapshot

 

Total revenues: $39,392,365


Year - 2016
1st-yr growth
13.89%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Revenue
 
Program service revenue
 
Investment income

Total expenses: $39,537,402


Year - 2016
1st-yr growth
17.08%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Expenses
 
Grants to governments/orgs in the US
 
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US
 
Advertising and promotion
 
Other

Total assets: $15,026,141


Year - 2016
1st-yr growth
-4.20%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Assets
 
Accounts receivable
 
Cash -- non-interest bearing
 
Land, buildings, & equipment (net)
 
Other

Total Liabilities: $18,163,697


Year - 2016
1st-yr growth
-10.30%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Liabilities
 
Other liabilities
 
Accounts payable and accrued expenses
 
Deferred revenue

   Revenue:

Revenue: Amount ($)
Program service revenue 39,381,902
Investment income 10,463
Royalties 0
Sales of non-inventory assets 0
Net rental income 0
Miscellaneous revenue 0
Gaming income 0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds 0
Fundraising income 0
Total contributions 0
Income from sales of inventory 0
Total Revenue:

$39,392,365

1-yr growth
13.89%
Program service revenue
Investment income

   Expenses:

Expenses: Amount ($)
Grants to governments/orgs in the US 8,513,105
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US 8,160,286
Advertising and promotion 4,368,156
Other expenses 3,159,700
Other fees 3,085,539
Information technology 2,302,713
Occupancy 1,691,899
Benefits paid to or for members 1,493,682
Payroll taxes 1,492,543
Insurance 1,485,276
Compensation of disqualified persons 747,029
Travel 713,258
Conferences, conventions, meetings 675,962
Depreciation, depletion, amortization 498,116
Pension plan contributions 414,724
Compensation for non-officers/directors 397,175
Other employee benefits 176,400
Office expenses 161,839
Management fees 0
Legal fees 0
Accounting fees 0
Lobbying fees 0
Professional fundraising fees 0
Investment management fees 0
Interest expense 0
Payments to affiliates 0
Travel/entertainment expenses to public officials 0
Royalties 0
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc 0
Grants to individuals in the US 0
Total Expenses:

$39,537,402

1-yr growth
17.08%
Grants to governments/orgs in the US
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US
Advertising and promotion
Other expenses
Other fees
Information technology
Occupancy
Benefits paid to or for members
Payroll taxes
Insurance
Others

   Assets:

Assets: Amount ($)
Accounts receivable 6,416,003
Cash -- non-interest bearing 4,425,489
Land, buildings, & equipment (net) 1,487,110
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges 1,383,531
Savings and temporary cash investments 892,504
Program-related investments 421,504
Intangible assets 0
Receivables from officers, directors, etc. 0
Receivables from disqualified persons 0
Notes and loans receivables 0
Inventories for sale or use 0
Investments in other securities 0
Investments in publicly traded securities 0
Other assets 0
Pledges and grants receivable 0
Total Assets:

$15,026,141

1-yr growth
-4.20%
Accounts receivable
Cash -- non-interest bearing
Land, buildings, & equipment (net)
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges
Savings and temporary cash investments
Program-related investments

   Liabilities:

Liabilities: Amount ($)
Other liabilities 12,811,926
Accounts payable and accrued expenses 2,957,827
Deferred revenue 2,393,944
Tax-exempt bond liabilities 0
Escrow or custodial account liability 0
Loans and other payables to officers, directors, etc. 0
Secured mortgages and notes payabl 0
Unsecured mortgages and notes payable 0
Grants payable 0
Total Liabilities:

$18,163,697

1-yr growth
-10.30%
Other liabilities
Accounts payable and accrued expenses
Deferred revenue

   Net Assets:

Net Assets: Amount ($)
Temporarily restricted net assets 0
Permanently restricted net assets 0
Unrestricted net assets -3,137,556
Total Net Assets:

-$3,137,556

1-yr growth
-28.31%

Key Staff

  
Name Ascending
Title 
Function 
Add Prospect 
Alison McAfee Managing Director, Communications Communications/Public Relations ...X
Andy Cebula Vice President, NextGen and New Entrants Administration ...X
Christine M. Burgeson Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Government Relations ...X
David A. Berg Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Administration, Government Relations, Legal ...X
Francis Heil Managing Director, Safety Senior Executive ...X
James Casey Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Legal, Senior Executive ...X
Jarrod Thompson Vice President, Legislative and Regulatory Policy Government Relations, Regulatory Affairs ...X
Jim Barber Chairman Chairman of the Board ...X
John P. Heimlich Vice President and Chief Economist Finance, Senior Executive ...X
Joshua M. Saltzman Vice President, Global Government Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Keith A. Glatz Vice President, International Affairs Government Relations, Senior Executive ...X
Laura McKee Vice President, Airport Affairs Administration, Government Relations, Senior Executive ...X
Nancy N. Young Vice President, Environmental Affairs Senior Executive ...X
Nicholas E. Calio President and Chief Executive Officer Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, Government Relations ...X
Patricia Vercelli Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Legal ...X
Paul J. Mcgraw Vice President, Operations and Safety Operations, Senior Executive ...X
Paul R. Archambeault Senior Vice President, Chief Financial and Operating Officer Finance, Operations ...X
Rebecca Spicer Senior Vice President, Communications Communications/Public Relations ...X
Robert J. DeLucia Vice President, Labor and Employment and Assistant General Counsel Government Relations, Senior Executive ...X
Sean D. Kennedy Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Government Relations, Senior Executive ...X
Sean Williams Vice President, State and Local Government Affairs Government Relations ...X
Sharon L. Pinkerton Senior Vice President, Legislative and Regulatory Policy Government Relations, Regulatory Affairs, WR Questionnaire Contact ...X
Shelley M. Rubino Vice President, Global Government Affairs Government Relations ...X
Todd Burke Senior Vice President, Communications Communications/Public Relations ...X
Vaughn Jennings Vice President, Communications Communications/Public Relations, Government Relations ...X

Meetings/Conferences

Year Descending
Name 
Location 
Facility 
From 
To 
Attendance 
Exhibitors 
Facility Amenities 
201861st Annual A4A NDT Forum Seattle , WA , United States Seattle Center September 17 September 20    ...X
201760th Annual A4A NDT Forum Seattle , WA , United States Seattle Center September 18 September 21  1-10 exhibitors ...X
201457th Annual A4A NDT Forum Burlingame , CA , United States Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport- Waterfront September 22 September 25    ...X
201356th Annual A4A NDT Forum Indianapolis , IN , United States Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre Hotel September 23 September 26  1-10 exhibitors ...X

Publications

Name 
Frequency 
Advertising 
ATA SmartBriefdailyNo...X
e-businessonlineNo...X

Recent Lobbying Spending

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

2017 Q4: $2,590,000
2017 Q3: $3,070,000
2017 Q2: $2,460,000
2017 Q1: $2,110,000
2016: $6,987,333


PAC Details

Name: Airlines For America (A4A) Political Action Committee



FEC ID: C00114694



Last updated: 12/6/2018 12:00:00 AM


PAC Contributions

(2017-2018)

Contributions

 Republicans  Democrat

Outside Representation

Firm Name Ascending
Reg/ Term 
Date 
B+S StrategiesRegistration 06/20/2016 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership GroupRegistration 02/01/2011 ...X
Cormac Group, LLPTermination 01/31/2011 ...X
Crossroads Strategies, LLCRegistration 01/01/2017 ...X
Elmendorf RyanRegistration 02/01/2011 ...X
Ernst and Young, LLPTermination 06/30/2013 ...X
Forbes-Tate LLCRegistration 01/01/2016 ...X
Harbinger Strategies LLCRegistration 01/01/2015 ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. CurtinRegistration 01/20/2012 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & ThomasTermination 12/31/2010 ...X
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Legislative Issue Focus

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

Active Legislation

H.R. 1 An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to titles II and V of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2018.
H.R. 1265 Investing in America: Rebuilding America's Airport Infrastructure Act
H.R. 1309 TSA Administrator Modernization Act of 2017
H.R. 1353 Transparency in Technological Acquisitions Act of 2017
H.R. 1370 An Act to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue Department of Homeland Security-wide guidance and develop training programs as part of the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign, and for other purposes.
H.R. 1386 To direct the Secretary of Transportation to establish a pilot program to assess the operational benefits of remote air traffic control towers, and for other purposes.
H.R. 1420 Know Before You Fly Act
H.R. 1467 SEAT Act of 2017
H.R. 1625 Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018
H.R. 1670 Infrastructure 2.0 Act

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Contractors

Contractor Ascending
Service Category 
Reported Year Descending
Reported Compensation 
B+S Strategies Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $120,000 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $200,000 ...X
Crossroads Strategies, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $60,000 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $140,000 ...X
Forbes-Tate LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $120,000 ...X
Harbinger Strategies LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $120,000 ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. Curtin Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $60,000 ...X
Roberti+White Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $100,000 ...X
B+S Strategies Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $240,000 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $240,000 ...X
Crossroads Strategies, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $120,000 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $280,000 ...X
Forbes-Tate LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $240,000 ...X
Harbinger Strategies LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $240,000 ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. Curtin Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $120,000 ...X
Roberti+White Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $160,000 ...X
AETNA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
ARONSON LLC Financial Management2016 - ...X
B+S Strategies Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $127,333 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $350,000 ...X
CAREFIRST BLUECHOICE Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
CORPORATE SYNERGIES GROUP, LLC Benefits Provider2016 $255 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $270,000 ...X
Forbes-Tate LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $240,000 ...X
GLOBAL PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES Financial Management2016 - ...X
Harbinger Strategies LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $240,000 ...X
KAISER PERMANENTE Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. Curtin Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $120,000 ...X
LYTLE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
PRIAC Actuary Services2016 - ...X
Prudential Financial Financial Management2016 - ...X
PRUDENTIAL RETIREMENT INS.& ANNUITY Financial Management2016 - ...X
PRUDENTIAL RETIREMENT INUSRANCE & ANNUITY CO. Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Roberti+White Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $160,000 ...X
THE LINCOLN NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
THE PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA Financial Management2016 - ...X
UNITED OF CONCORDIA LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
UNUM Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
VSP - VISION SERVICE PLAN Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $380,000 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $240,000 ...X
Harbinger Strategies LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $230,000 ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. Curtin Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $120,000 ...X
Roberti+White Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $160,000 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 $360,000 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 $240,000 ...X
Law Offices of Kevin G. Curtin Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 $120,000 ...X
Roberti+White Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2014 $180,000 ...X
Breaux Lott Leadership Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2013 $360,000 ...X
Elmendorf Ryan Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2013 $240,000 ...X
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***Disclaimer: This information has been sourced from a combination of the IRS Forms 990, 5500, and the Federal Audit Clearinghouse



 
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