FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 20, 2015
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Omaha Mayor Stothert for Declaring May ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Jean Stothert of Omaha, Nebraska for proclaiming May “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Nebraska, general aviation has an economic output of $1.2 billion annually.
“Mayor Stothert’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Omaha and the state of Nebraska,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the city of Omaha 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.