The National Air Traffic Controllers Association‘s mission guides planning and judgment. NATCA is a membership-owned organization. NATCA advances the status, professionalism and working conditions of all air traffic controllers and other aviation safety-related employees through collective bargaining, political action and other lawful concerted activity.
NATCA is a labor organization comprised of dedicated aviation safety professionals acting in unity to enhance the lives and professions of our members while leading the effort to improve, modernize and preserve the safety of the National Airspace System. NATCA values guide decisions and behavior. Those include honesty, tenacity, leadership by example, hard work, integrity, loyalty to the profession, open communication and the collective spirit.