The Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan is a non-profit, member driven industry organization. It is a platform for aerospace leaders in the state to work together on a common set of priorities to strengthen and support the continued growth in the industry through talent attraction and new investment in Michigan.

AIAM Welcomes Casemer Tool & Machine as New Member

The Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan is excited to announce that it has added Casemer Tool & Machine as a new member! “Casemer has been serving the precision machining market for over 40 years. Our 80 CNC machines are used to serve the Aerospace, Defense, Robotics & Construction/Agriculture Markets. Our equipment can turn parts up

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Business Network

The Aerospace Association of Michigan is a platform for companies to promote their products and services locally here in the state ultimately connecting them to a global market they would not have had access to otherwise.


Talent Development

Through our organization, members have the opportunity to collaborate with educators throughout the state to design programs that will develop the talent necessary to satisfy today's demands and tommorow's technology.


All Inclusive

A top priority for the Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan is to provide a collaborative voice for small, medium, and large companies representing all facets of the industry and geographic locations in the state.

Key Initiatives

Business Networking

Our networking events enable AIAM members to learn from the success of others, expand their industry knowledge and increase their business circle to gain new clients.


Manufacturing Benefits

AIAM memberships gain the ability to leverage Michigan’s multi-industry manufacturing base to strengthen and grow their business


We collaborate with educational institutions in the state to foster alignment of industry needs with curriculum development and research priorities.

Government Affairs

AIAM works between the legislative body in Lansing and companies across the state to address policy and tax reform that will keep our businesses competitive.

Our Sponsors


Macomb County

Dolphin Manufacturing

December 15, 2022

Since 1980, Dolphin Manufacturing has been a premier supplier of custom and contract precision machined components for Aerospace, Defense, Automotive, Industrial, and Commercial Industries. 3,4,5,axis machining of aluminum, steel, iron, plastics, and more. Up to 157” in length. Solids, extruded materials, and machining of castings. Prototype to short and medium-run production. In-house tooling. Stand-alone CMM

Miller Canfield

December 15, 2022

Miller Canfield’s multidisciplinary aerospace industry team represents domestic and foreign clients inmost aspects of their operations, including ITAR and EAR export controls, trade and customs, publicprocurement, offsets, negotiating and supervising technology transfers and industrialization programs,arbitration, FDI and cross-border transactions, licensing and governmental approvals, tax incentives, realestate and employment issues. Our experience and deep-rooted relationships give

Alro Steel

October 11, 2022

Alro Steel is a distributor of metals, industrial supplies, and plastics. Founded in 1948 by Alvin and RobertGlick, Alro today has 70 locations in 13 states. Alro offers cut-to-size metals and plastics with next day delivery to over 50,000 customers in North America. Alro serves as your one- stop shop for metals, industrial supplies and

GROB Systems, Inc.

October 11, 2022

For over 90 years, GROB has been known worldwide for the development and manufacturing of machinesand production lines for automotive OEMs. Our 5-axis machining centers are manufactured in Bluffton,Ohio, USA, just south of the Michigan border. The unique design of GROB’s universal machining centersallows almost limitless possibilities for machining complex parts from the most diverse

Export Corporation – Packaging Services

October 10, 2022

For over 70 years, Export Corporation has been an acknowledged leader in providing the complete rangeof packaging and project services required by modern manufacturers. As an ITAR registered and ISO9001:2015 certified organization, we treat your products as our own. We are your complete packagingservices partner for assembly, kitting, mil-spec packaging, part preservation, wood packaging,expendable/reusable packaging,

United Technical

June 15, 2022

United Technical is a scientific center providing experienced professionals in the technical areas ofMaterials Testing, Process Validation, Engineering Design of Experiments (DOE), and Non-DestructiveTesting or Evaluation. Our material sciences laboratory is accredited as an A2LA mechanical testing facility(certificate 3990.01) and AWS test facility (certificate 140608) and one of two locations in the world that can

Palm Industries

June 8, 2022

With more than 35 years of precision machining experience, PALM Industries, LLC., offers in-house design support, prototype, production, and assembly of custom parts and systems. View Palm Industries Highlight

Welker Engineered Products

January 19, 2022

Welker designs and manufactures innovative, flexible automation components for locating, clamping, sliding, lifting, ejecting, positioning, stopping, indexing and rotating applications. Recognized for outstanding quality and lasting durability for over 45 years, Welker products meet or exceed customer requirements for cost effective, low maintenance solutions. View Welker Engineered Products Highlight

Over 900 companies and organizations are conducting business in the aerospace industry globally from their Michigan based operations.

Joseph Gustavus
Miller Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C.
Miller Canfield has found AIAM to be vital to galvanizing Michigan aerospace businesses and projecting their national presence to the key actors in the aerospace industry, governments, and the rest of the world.
James Gorman
Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center
We appreciate AIAM’s leadership and support with navigating Michigan’s growth in the aerospace sector. Together, we’re assisting manufacturers pivot into aerospace, as well as continuing our work helping established aerospace companies to grow and thrive.
Lissa Barron
Barron Industries
As a manufacturer of investment castings for the aerospace industry, Barron Industries has greatly benefited from its AIAM membership. By attending the organization's numerous networking events, we have connected with new customers and suppliers.

Interested in becoming a member or sponsor? Have a question? Reach out to us today!