The Subcommittee on Aviation and Space has jurisdiction over technology, engineering, astronautical and aeronautical research and development; national and civil space policy; civil aviation research, development, and demonstration, and aviation safety and protection of consumers. The subcommittee conducts oversight on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and the civil aviation and civil space policy functions of the Department of Transportation, Department of Commerce, and National Space Council within the Executive Office of the President.

Subcommittee Members

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas – Chairman
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz. – Ranking Member

Majority: 

Sen. John Thune, R- S.D.
Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo.
Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan.
Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo.
Sen. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn.
Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va.
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah


Minority:

Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii
Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M.
Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich.
Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill.
Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont.
Sen. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev.