Terms of Usage


Website Usage

The content that the National Institute of Aerospace Associates (“NIA”) has provided on this web site (“Web Site”), is offered to You conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices. NIA specifically reserves, without reservation, the right to add, modify or delete the terms, conditions and notices under which this Web Site is offered to You for use, to include your right to access this Web Site.

NIA specifically, without limitation, reserves the right to disclose data, or information or statements we publish without attribution to any identifiable individual or entity. The uploading of data, files or other such information by You constitutes your consent to NIA to share in the public domain.

NIA from time to time may have links provided to other third party web sites (“Third Party Web Sites”).  These Third Party Web Sites are provided by NIA as a convenience and are not under the control of NIA. NIA is not responsible for the contents of these Third Party Sites.

Fees for Usage:

You agree that NIA may, from time to time, charge certain transaction fees (“Fees”) for use of a specific non-public NIA Web Site. At the time you request a password account from NIA, NIA will provide a charge of accounts to You at the e-mail address You provide as part of the account creation. At the end of each billing cycle, NIA will provide to You a monthly billing statement, detailing the Web Site Usage and charge associated with that use. All payments are to be made to NIA within 30 days of the end of the billing statement date.

Copyright and Intellectual Property Notice

The content that the National Institute of Aerospace Associates (“NIA”) has provided on this Web Site, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, images, and logos, is owned by either NIA or the party that has provided the content to us and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.   NIA is the sole and exclusive owner of the compilation of this content on this Web Site, and any compilation or content added by you becomes the sole property of the National Institute of Aerospace and is also protected by U.S. and international copyright and trademark laws.

Unpermitted copying of any of the content within this Web Site could lead to copyright infringement. You agree not to display or use such trademarks or service marks, in any manner, without the written permission of the National Institute of Aerospace.  Trademarks, service marks and trade names of third parties are the property of those third parties, and are used by the National Institute of Aerospace subject to license, permission, or subject to the fair use provisions of U.S. trademark law. 


This Web Site is provided by NIA on an “as is” and “as available” basis. NIA makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to merchantability and fitness for a particular use, title, non-infringement, as to the operation of this site or the information, content, materials, or products included on this Web Site. NIA in particular makes no warranty or representation, express or implied, that the information contained or referenced herein is accurate or complete. You expressly agree that your use of this Web Site is at your sole risk.  

NIA, its officers, directors and employees shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, compensatory, or punitive damages resulting from the use, access, or inability to use this information, nor shall NIA be liable or responsible in any way for possible errors or omissions in the contents hereof, or for damages of any nature whatsoever resulting from the use of or reliance upon information contained herein. Nothing in this Web Site is to be construed as a recommendation by NIA, unless specifically stated to the contrary by NIA.  

Acceptance of Sole Responsibility and Your Usage of the Website

You accept sole responsibility for all of your activities using the Website, including your conduct on the site and any and all content you may submit, post or share via the Website. You will not use this Website for any unauthorized or illegal purpose. You will be responsible for ensuring that you do not violate any laws of your jurisdiction, including but not limited to copyright, U.S. Export Control and ITAR laws and regulations.

You agree and warrant that you will not upload or transmit viruses, worms or any other destructive code.As a specific condition of your use of the Web Site, you understand and specifically warrant to NIA that you will not use the Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited. You will damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Web Site. You are specifically prohibited to utilize any data mining, or similar data extraction tool in the use of this Web Site.

NIA specifically disclaims any ownership interests in any items that you may from time to time provide or upload to an NIA Web Site. You specifically represent and warrant to NIA that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to any uploads ,including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit such materials. Help.Desk@nianet.org

Governing Law:

You agree that these terms are to be governed under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, and that the venue for any court actions shall be in the City of Hampton, Virginia.


Visiting the NIA Web Site constitutes acceptance of these Terms of Web-Site Usage. For non-public NIA Web Sites requiring the issuance of an NIA password and account, You will be deemed to have accepted these Terms of Web Site Usage, by affirmatively clicking the block on your request form, stating that you have read and agreed to the Terms of Web Site Usage.