California general aviation advocate Elliott Sanders has been named the 2015 winner of the Laurence P. Sharples Perpetual Award, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association’s (AOPA) highest honor for individuals. [Read more…]
Building on the momentum from its inaugural meeting in October, the Florida General Aviation (GA) Caucus recently met to urge all state legislators to financially support GA airports and embrace a tax exemption on aircraft sales and related services.
Proposed by the Florida Aviation Business Association (FABA), the tax exemption would help Florida aviation businesses remain competitive with neighboring states, according to FABA officials. [Read more…]
The Nevada Business Aviation Association (NVBAA) has developed an outreach program to introduce aviation to local students.
What began as an after-school aviation club at a high school in Clark County has in three years grown into an aviation science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education outreach initiative, according to a report from the National Business Aviation Association. [Read more…]