|NDTA strives to be the association of choice for those employed in the
global travel, transportation, and distribution system, and related
industries to maximize our contribution to the
National Security and Economic Growth of the United States.
To do this, we intend:
- To provide a common forum to
discuss and endorse programs that promote transportation
preparedness for economic and security needs.
- To provide active assistance,
in a non-partisan capacity, to government agencies
involved in peacetime and defense preparedness transportation
- To serve as a link between government
and industry to obtain the needed cooperation and
support necessary for strong and efficient transportation
- To assist in the transportation
education of young executives who plan to pursue a
career in transportation through our NDTA Foundation
and our Mentor ~ Protégé Program.
- To support continued reliance
on the private enterprise systems of ownership and
operation of transportation.
- To support, conduct and assist
programs of transportation education and scientific
research and development among private, industrial,
educational and government agencies, which are designed
to increase the effectiveness, economy and responsiveness
of the transportation industry and allied services
to defense needs.
- To foster
a spirit of patriotic and cooperative goodwill, cooperative
endeavor and mutual understanding among its members,
industrial entities, components of the transportation
industry, the Armed Forces and Government agencies
concerned with transportation.