FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 17, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Mayor Salinas for Declaring November ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month in Laredo, Texas’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Raul Salinas for proclaiming November “General Aviation Appreciation Month in Laredo, Texas.” In Texas, general aviation contributes $14.6 billion to the state’s economy.
“Mayor Salinas’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Laredo and the state of Texas,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city of Laredo 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.