FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 24, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (360) 631-3714
The Alliance Commends Carson City Mayor Crowell for Declaring June ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Robert Crowell of Carson City, Nevada for proclaiming June “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Nevada, general aviation contributes over $721 million annually to the state’s economy, and supports over 3,300 jobs statewide.
“Mayor Crowell’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Carson City and the state of Nevada,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city 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.