FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 6, 2015
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Buena Vista Mayor Pro-Tem Lacy for Declaring July ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Pro-Tem Duff Lacy, of Buena Vista, Colorado for proclaiming July “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Colorado, general aviation contributes over $2.4 billion to the state’s economy annually.
“Mayor Pro-Tem Lacy’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to Buena Vista and the state of Colorado,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor Pro-Tem and the town of Buena Vista 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.