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.

Two Cities Highlight Business Aviation in February Proclamations

Mayors in two U.S. cities issued proclamations recently highlighting business aviation as a vital asset to their cities and states. All city leaders indicated that as part of the broader general aviation economic impact, business aviation continues to bring vitality to their communities.

New Study Finds Business Aviation Vital to Companies, Communities

Feb. 19, 2020 Study Reveals General Aviation Supports Over 1.1 Million Jobs and $247 Billion in Economic Output A group of seven general aviation associations – including NBAA and GAMA – welcomed an updated study detailing the contributions of general aviation to the U.S. economy. The study, conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, found that the industry […]

Study: Scottsdale Airport an Economic Driver in Arizona

Feb. 18, 2020 Scottsdale Airport (SDL) is an important economic asset for the city of Scottsdale, AZ and the entire region. The airport is home to 463 based aircraft, including more than 168 business jets, supporting companies and economic development in the Scottsdale Airpark and throughout the Greater Phoenix metropolitan area. According to the report, […]

General Aviation Vital for Healthcare in Montana

Feb. 14, 2020 Patients in rural communities would be cut off from life-saving treatment, if not for Montana’s network of airports and general aviation, declared Randy Laird, manager of the MedFlight Air Ambulance for the Billings Clinic, in a guest column that appeared in several Montana publications. “It is easy to understand the immense value […]

Naples Airport Video Highlights Business Aviation Value at APF

Florida’s Naples Airport (APF) began operating as a military airfield in 1943, and has since transformed into a vibrant business aviation hub. To promote the airport, APF administration recently produced a video titled “A Day at Naples Airport” to highlight how busy the airport can be during the winter months.

In January, Mayors Voice Support for General Aviation

In January, five mayors around the country issued proclamations highlighting general aviation, including business aviation, as being a vital contributor to the economies in their cities. To date, hundreds of local and state officials have made similar statements about the importance of the industry.