FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
February 24, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Marana Mayor Ed Honea for Declaring February ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Ed Honea of Marana, Arizona for proclaiming February “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Arizona, general aviation contributes $609 annually to the state’s economy.
“Mayor Honea’s proclamation is important in educating the public about the essential services and economic benefit that general aviation provides to Marana and the state of Arizona,” said Selena Shilad, Exective Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We thank Mayor Honea for his recognition of the value of general aviation and look forward to working with him in the future.”
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.