For more than seven decades, NATA has contributed significantly to the prosperity of aviation service companies and been a catalyst for improvement within the aviation industry. Founded in 1940, NATA is the national association of aviation business service providers. Our mission is to be the leading national trade association representing the business interests of general aviation service companies on legislative and regulatory matters at the federal level; to provide education, services, and benefits to our members to help ensure their long-term economic success; and to provide for the well-being and continuity of the Association.