FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 31, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Whitefield Board of Selectmen Wendy Hersom, Duane Hall and Mark Lufkin for Declaring March ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Board of Selectment Wendy Hersom, Duane Hall and Mark Lufkin, of Whitefield, New Hampshire, for proclaiming March “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In New Hampshire, general aviation contributes $639 million annually to the state’s economy.
“The Board’s proclamation helps to educate the public about the economic and other benefits general aviation provides to the state of New Hampshire,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Board and the city of Whitefield for their recognition of this important 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.