FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 16, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Frederick Mayor McClement for Declaring September ‘General Aviation and Community Airport Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Randy McClement of Frederick, Maryland for proclaiming September “General Aviation and Community Airport Month.” In Maryland, general aviation contributes over $550 million annually to the state’s economy.
“Mayor McClement’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Frederick and the state of Maryland,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city of Frederick 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.