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Congressional Visits Day (CVD) is an annual event that gathers U.S.-based AIAA members — engineers, scientists, researchers, and students—to meet with national decision makers and discuss critical community issues in aeronautics, astronautics, and defense. Through meetings with members of Congress, legislative staff, and other key stakeholders, CVD raises awareness of the long-term value that science, engineering, and technology bring to America.

  • Gain a better understanding of current issues impacting the aviation, defense, and space sectors

  • Discover how to personally engage your congressional representatives

  • Learn about the legislative process

  • Develop an awareness of policy and how it affects what aerospace engineers do and how you do it

  • Network with your aerospace community peers



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