Journal of Aviation/Aerospace Education & Research

The Journal of Aviation/Aerospace Education & Research (JAAER) is a double-blind, peer-reviewed scholarly publication serving educators, researchers, and professionals in the aviation and aerospace industry.  The journal has an esteemed panel of reviewers from well-respected academic and government institutions as well as the private sector. With a free, open-access platform and averaging 8,000 - 10,000 full-text downloads monthly, the journal affords both authors and researchers a large distribution network. 


The JAAER prefers articles with a 15-page limit (excluding references, etc.) that make a significant contribution to one of the following areas:   

• Flight Training 
• Aviation Safety 
• Aviation History 
• Aviation Education 
• Aviation Meteorology 
• Diversity in Aviation 
• Workforce Development 
• The Business of Aviation 
• Commercial Space Operations 
• Uncrewed Aircraft Systems (UAS) 
• Airline Industry/Commercial Aviation 

Please review the Submission Guide & Policies prior to submitting your article. Contact the editors at dbjaaer@erau.edu with any questions. 

Volume 31, Number 2



A Panel Study of Outsourced Maintenance Impact on Major U.S. Passenger Airlines' Profitability (1995-2019)
Linfeng Jin Ph.D., John Mott Ph.D., Chuyang Yang M.S., and Chien-tsung Lu Ph.D.


SMS for Part 135 Commuter and On-Demand Operations - The Practitioner’s Perspective
Michael Ott MSAAM, FRAeS, ATP; Anthony P. Carufe ATP; and Chien-tsung Lu Ph.D.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in Aviation