FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
October 10, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Port Huron Mayor Repp for Declaring October ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Pauline M. Repp of Port Huron, Michigan for proclaiming October “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Michigan, general aviation contributes $4.1 billion to the state’s economy annually.
“Mayor Repp’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Port Huron and the state of Michigan,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city of Port Huron 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.