NAAA works with its partner organizations, including the National Agricultural Aviation Research & Education Foundation (NAAREF), which administers the Professional Aerial Applicators’ Support System (PAASS) and Operation S.A.F.E. (Self-regulating Application & Flight Efficiency) programs, and its Aerial Application Technology Partners to provide research and educational programs focused on enhancing the efficacy, security and safety of aerial application. Additionally, NAAA’s Support members play a vital role in educating the public about the importance of aerial application to agriculture, forestry and the public welfare.