Archived News

SBO Attended the ChallengeHER Event

Challenge HER Logo

August 09, 2019 - On Thursday, August 8th, the FAA Small Business Office (SBO) attended the ChallengeHER event in San Antonio, TX to meet with Women Owned Small Business firms to educate them about doing business with the FAA.
Read More

SBO Hosted a Small Business Vendor Day

SBO presenting at Small Business Vendor Day 2019

June 21, 2019 - SBO hosted a Small Business Vendor Day at the Southwest Regional Office in Ft. Worth on June 19, 2019. The Vendor Day was a combined event with FAA representatives from the Eastern, Central, and Western Service Areas in attendance.
Read More

SBO Attended the DFW Airport Business Forum

June 17, 2019 - SBO attended the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport Business Opportunity Forum at DFW Airport, TX to meet with firms that operate in the aviation and airport spaces in an effort to educate them about doing business with the FAA.
Read More

SBO Attends the SAME Industry Day

June 14, 2019 - SBO attended the Society of American Military Engineers Industry Day in Arlington, TX to engage with the construction and facilities maintenance vendor community in its efforts to support the Agency's mission.
Read More

FAA UAS Symposium 2019

June 07, 2019 - From June 3 - 5, 2019, 1,000+ attendees from all sectors gathered at the Baltimore Convention Center for the FAA UAS Symposium 2019. The FAA, industry, academia and other government agencies got down to business to discuss the latest topics related to the growing use of UAS.
Read More

SBO Participated in the Norcal Procurement Expo

SBO presenting at the Nocal Procurement Expo

May 31, 2019 - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Small Business Office (SBO) participated in the 2019 Norcal Procurement Expo on May 31st, 2019, at the Roundhouse Conference Center in San Ramon, CA.
Read More

SBO participated in the ATCA Technical Symposium

May 29, 2019 - The FAA Small Business Office recently participated in the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Technical Symposium at the WJHTC in Atlantic City, NJ. The "Technical Center Tuesday" event took place on May 14th, 2019, and featured the theme, "Where Innovations Take Flight".
Read More

SBO Participated in the GBCA Conference

May 24, 2019 - On May 23rd, the FAA Small Business Office (SBO) participated in the Georgia Black Construction Association Conference in Albany, GA, which had over 100 small businesses in attendance.
Read More

SBO Attended the OAME Trade Show

May 10, 2019 - On May 9th, SBO attended the Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME) Trade Show at the Oregon Convention Center. This event was designed for purchasers and buyers from the public and private sectors to network with minority, women and veteran-owned businesses
Read More

SBO Participated in SBA Matchmaker Expo

May 10, 2019 - The FAA Small Business Office (SBO) participated in the Small Business Administration (SBA) Business Matchmaker Expo from May 7-9, 2019, in Buffalo, NY. Over 350 small businesses, mainly in the construction field, attended the event.
Read More

SBO Attends Women's Business Summit

March 12, 2019 - The FAA Small Business Office (SBO) attended the Women's Business Enterprise National Council Summit & Salute in Houston, TX to engage with the women-owned business community in its efforts to support the agency's socio-economic initiatives.
Read More

SBO Participates in the Alliance Northwest

March 07, 2019 - The FAA Small Business Office participated in the Alliance Northwest Conference. With over 1,000 small businesses interested in selling to the U.S. Government, the Alliance Northwest Conference is the largest annual business-to-government conference in the Pacific Northwest
Read More

Bonding Education Program Partners with SFAA

March 05, 2019 - The US Department of Transportation (DOT) Bonding Education Program (BEP) (PDF) partners with the Surety and Fidelity Association of America (SFAA) to help small businesses become bond ready.
Read More

SBO Engages in Small Business Matchmaking

December 12, 2018 - The FAA participated in the United States Department of Transportation's (DOT), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), Small Business Matchmaking event.
Read More

SBO Supports Small Business Wednesday

October 03, 2018 - The FAA Small Business Office (SBO) attended the ATCA Annual Conference & Exposition to engage with the business community in its efforts to support the future of Air Traffic Management.
Read More