FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 16, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Hagerstown Mayor Gysberts for Declaring September ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor David Gysberts of Hagerstown, Maryland for proclaiming September “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Maryland, general aviation contributes over $550 million annually to the state’s economy.
“Mayor Gysberts’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Hagerstown 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 Hagerstown 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.