FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
December 5, 2014
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Hawaii County Mayor Kenoi for Declaring December ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Billy Kenoi of Hawaii County for proclaiming December “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Hawaii, general aviation contributes $412 million to the state’s economy.
“Mayor Kenoi’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Hawaii County and the state of Hawaii,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and Hawaii County 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.