Print news offers important opportunities for explaining the value of business aviation, and NBAA and GAMA have offered countless interview opportunities to news executives to discuss the industry. Below is just a sampling of the interviews and articles the two organizations have participated in since the launch of the No Plane No Gain campaign in 2009.

L3Harris Innovation on Display With COVID-19 Ventilator Project

NBAA member L3Harris took part in the Department of Defense’s Hack-A-Vent Innovation Challenge to design a low-cost, ventilator system to help patients combatting COVID-19. Out of 172 submissions, L3Harris’ entry is one of five that is going through testing in order to receive emergency use certification.

Longer Runway Adds to Value, Benefits Provided by Maryland Airport

The city of Frederick, MD understands the economic value that its local airport, Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK), brings to the city and surrounding county. Already the second-busiest airport in Maryland, and a reliever to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), a newly-opened 600-foot runway extension project at FDK brings the length of Runway 5-23 to […]

Pratt & Whitney to Create 800 New Jobs in North Carolina

Engine and auxiliary power unit manufacturer Pratt & Whitney, a division of Raytheon Technologies Corp., is building a new turbine airfoil production facility in Asheville, NC, which will bring hundreds of jobs to the region.

Ohio Air & Space Hall of Fame Finds Home at Historic Terminal

Oct. 20, 2020 Efforts to recognize the Buckeye State’s rich aviation and aerospace history took a step forward recently, as the Ohio Air & Space Hall of Fame and Museum (OAS) secured a long-term lease for the historic Port Columbus air terminal and tower at John Glenn International Airport (CMH). OAS Executive Director Ron Kaplan […]

Girls in Aviation Day Goes Virtual for 2020

Sept. 21, 2020 Women in Aviation International’s (WAI) 6th Annual Girls in Aviation Day will deliver a free, year-round experience for girls ages 8-17 through a new Aviation for Girls (AFG) app, sponsored by the U.S. Air Force. Through the app, WAI will deliver content and resources including career videos, virtual museum tours, scholarship information, […]

Special King Air Calls Attention to Efforts Fighting Hunger

Sept. 16, 2020 Air charter operator Wheels Up recently took delivery of a Beechcraft King Air 350i with a special livery supporting Feeding America and its efforts to combat growing levels of food insecurity across the U.S. throughout the COVID-19 crisis. The orange paint matches the shade in the Feeding America logo, and ties into […]