Air & Transport Law Conference – May 16-19, 2018 – Washington DC

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The dates and hotel block details for this year’s upcoming conference have now been finalized.  Book your room today to lock in the best price for your stay in our Nation’s capital.

The 2018 IATSBA Conference will return to the Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol, conveniently located only one (1) block from the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum, as well as two (2) to eight (8) blocks from the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Museums, US Capitol and many more. Reserving your room at the Holiday Inn now will ensure that you’re staying in the most convenient location to explore these sights, while also being located directly onsite for the IATSBA Conference itself.

Only 50 rooms are presently available for early check in on Wednesday night (May 16) for the first opening events of the Conference.  So Click Here to Book Your Room Now at the Special IATSBA Conference Rate – $229 per night.*

Booking your room now will ensure that a spot is reserved for you at the 2018 Gala Diner being held on Friday, May 18, 2018 at the historic Army Navy Club.  The Club’s beautiful Main Dining Room will host what is sure to be a lovely evening, with the presentation of the 2018 Joseph T. Nall Award as its highlight.  More information on the Gala Dinner and Army Navy Club can be found below.

Those who book their room early will also be entitled to discounted registration rates for the conference when registration opens.  The full agenda of conference speakers, panels and activities  will be available soon.

Conference Information:






Registration Rate



Dec. 1st

Dec. 1st to

Jan. 10th

Jan. 11th to

April 1st

April 2nd to

May 15th



Non- Members $425 $450 $560 $600
Members $350 $375 $450 $485 $525
Government Members $250 $275 $350 $375 $450
Students $100 $200







Conference Sponsors

  • ups


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    Kreindler_logo_CMYK - Copy

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  • Tripp Scott Logo

    Tripp Scott Logo

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  • Aviation Law Firm

    Aviation Law Firm

  • Paramount


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  • Jobe Logo

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  • Avialex Law Group

    Avialex Law Group




Hotel Information

  • Holiday Inn Capitol

    Holiday Inn Capitol

  • HI Capitol

    HI Capitol

Hotel Accommodations are being held at the Holiday Inn Capitol (550 C Street, SW Washington, DC 20024) for the IATSBA group for check-in beginning Wednesday, May 16, 2018, check-out Sunday, May 20, 2018. Only 50 rooms are presently available at the IATSBA Rate for check-in Wednesday.  A limited number are also available for check out Monday, May 21.  Rate is $229.00 per night. Please note, this rate does not include 14.8% DC tax. You may begin booking reservations directly on line by clicking on the weblink below. You may also make reservations by calling 1 877-572-6951 and referencing group name and booking code T8S. Credit card information is needed at time of reservation. Individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night’s room plus tax cancellation charge on credit card provided. Please call 1-877-572-6951 and reference your confirmation number. Please obtain a cancellation number when cancelling a reservation. Deadline date to make reservation is Monday, April 16, 2018. Reservation requests received after the deadline date will be subject to availability and prevailing rate, which at the time of this writing was approximately $429 per night for weekdays and $329 for weekend nights.






Cancellation Policy

No registration fee refunds will be granted for cancellations received after April 16, 2018. In order to receive a refund (less a $10 administrative fee), IATSBA must receive written cancellation by April 16, 2018. Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute and will receive course materials in lieu of a refund.




Past IATSBA Conferences

2017 Conference, Seattle, Washington

2016 GALA Dinner, Washington D.C.

2014 Conference “On Broadway”, New York City

2011 Blue Angels Conference, Pensacola, Florida


*IATSBA’s Group Code (T8S)  will be automatically entered for you when the reservation page loads after clicking the link. The code, however, is only valid for a stay during the conference dates (May 16-19, 2018) and you will need to select those dates yourself when making your reservation.  The IATSBA Group Rate will expire on April 16, 2018.