FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
August 20, 2015
Devin Osting (AAAA): (202) 223-9523
The Alliance Commends Mayor Anderson for Declaring August ‘General Aviation Appreciation Month’
Washington, DC – The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Bob Anderson of International Falls, Minnesota for proclaiming August “General Aviation Appreciation Month.” In Minnesota, general aviation contributes over $5.3 billion to the state’s economy annually.
“Mayor Anderson’s proclamation helps highlight the economic benefits and valuable service that general aviation provides to the City of International Falls and the State of Minnesota,” said Selena Shilad, Executive Director of the Alliance for Aviation Across America. “We sincerely thank the Mayor and the City of International Falls 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.