FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 11, 2015
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends North Dakota Governor for Declaring March ‘Aviation Month’
Washington, DC— The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple for declaring March “Aviation Month.” In North Dakota, general aviation accounts for $856 million in total economic output.
“We thank Governor Dalrymple for recognizing the critical role of general aviation and community airports throughout the state of North Dakota,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “General aviation supports businesses, drives commerce and supports local communities by connecting residents with health care, disaster relief, blood transport and many other services across the nation.”
To view the North Dakota 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.