The Ground Based Aviation Infrastructure Coalition is a group of companies within the Aviation and Aerospace industry that seeks the rapid modernization of the FAA’s aging DME, VOR, TACAN, ILS, Approach Lighting System, and infrastructure. These companies have a long history of providing critical ground based navigation systems to the Aviation industry in the United States and worldwide.

From take-off to landing, Thales offers the most complete range of solutions to address all Communication, Navigation, Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) needs to provide dynamic Air traffic Control (ATC) in support of today’s growing domestic and international  travel requirements.

Thales Air Traffic Management Systems are highly adaptable and designed to support both current and future civil and military air traffic management needs.

Leonardo’s U.S. subsidiary Selex ES Inc., headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, is a leading supplier of en route navigation, precision approach and landing (ILS, CVOR/DVOR, DME, and TACAN), airport management, and surveillance systems to military and civil aviation customers globally. We design and manufacture next generation surveillance radars and systems such as Multilateration (MLAT), Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B), and assist in the modeling, design, and supply for DME/DME initiatives.

Moog has been designing, manufacturing and delivering air navigation systems for more than 60 years. This includes logistics support, field engineering and turnkey services for precision navigation equipment delivered worldwide to air navigation services providers.

Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation — a digitally enabled solutions provider — is focused on the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets.

Since 1947, longer than virtually any active antenna manufacturer, Antenna Products has been designing and manufacturing antennas and antenna systems.  Antenna Products is a vertically integrated antenna provider with almost all research and development, engineering, testing, manufacturing and production, and tech support housed within our 100,000+ square foot facility in Mineral Wells, Texas.

Since 1966, NBP has established an undisputed reputation for innovation, quality, performance, and integrity in the engineering, design and manufacturing of Landing Visual Aids including Approach Lighting Systems and Monitoring and Control Systems for the aviation, utility, and defense industries. NBP also offers training and field support services.

NBP has always been a Champion for Safety, & Sustainability. As a small, minority-owned business with over 60 years of experience working with & in the National Airspace System (NAS), we have seen the effects of an aging infrastructure system. By aligning ourselves with other leaders in the field of Ground-Based Aviation Infrastructure, it is our hope we are able to bring visibility and educate key decision-makers about the risks & costs of failing to allocate needed resources to a growing problem. It is with great pride NBP & the coalition, hope to modernize our infrastructure for the flying public for years to come.

dB Systems Inc. is an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) that designs, manufacturers, tests, and delivers quality, high performance Air Navigation and Aircraft Landing System antennas. dBs helps the world’s free militaries and aviation agencies safely control, navigate, and land aircraft with the highest accuracy antennas available.


CAES is a pioneer of advanced electronics for the most technologically challenging military and aerospace trusted systems. As the largest provider of mixed-signal and radiation-hardened technology to the aerospace and defense industry, CAES delivers high-reliability RF, microwave and millimeter wave, microelectronic and digital solutions that enable our customers to ensure a safer, more secure planet. On land, at sea, in the air, in space and in cyberspace, CAES’ extensive electronics and enhanced manufacturing capabilities are at the forefront of mission-critical military and aerospace innovation.