ISTAT holds several events each year, giving members the opportunity to network and share knowledge relevant to the industry.
Conferences are held around the globe and are open to non-members. The conferences cover industry issues addressed by prominent specialists. Topics have included the changing environment for aircraft and their financing as well as reviews of current markets and industry forecasts. Enjoyable social programs help round out the agenda and offer participants a unique opportunity to network with colleagues.
An Annual Membership Meeting is held in conjunction with ISTAT Americas. Members discuss the current status of ISTAT and plan for the future. The Board of Directors is elected and future sites for the Conference are selected.
ISTAT hosts a reception at unique venues in conjunction with the Farnborough and Paris Air Shows.
Annual Holiday Receptions are held for members and guests in the U.S., Europe and Asia on the first Wednesday in December.
For over 30 years, the International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) has been dedicated to fostering and promoting interest and educational opportunities in commercial aviation while providing a forum for those involved in the aviation and supporting industries. ISTAT currently represents more than 3000 members worldwide who are involved in operating, manufacturing, maintaining, selling, purchasing, financing, leasing, appraising, insuring or other activities related to the commercial aviation sector. Today, ISTAT is the premier industry association providing forums for increased networking and educational opportunities within the aviation community.