The Alliance Commends Abilene Mayor Archibald for Declaring November ‘Aviation Appreciation Month’
December 2, 2014
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  • Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Norm Archibald of Abilene, Texas for proclaiming November “Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Texas, general aviation contributes $14.6 billion to the state’s economy.

    “Mayor Archibald’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Abilene and the state of Texas,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city of Abilene for recognizing this vital industry.”

    To view the proclamation, click here.

    Formed in 2007, the Alliance for Aviation Across America is a non-profit, non-partisan coalition of more than 6,300 individuals representing businesses, agricultural groups, FBO’s, small airports, elected officials, charitable organizations, and leading business and aviation groups that support the interest of the general aviation community across various public policy issues.