June 29, 2015

Governors in seven states and top officials in nine cities around the country recently recognized the value general aviation, including business aviation, brings to their state or community. The proclamations pointed out that general aviation adds jobs, contributes to the areas’ overall economic growth, connects communities, plays a role in response to natural disasters and assists with emergency medical care.

Proclamations were issued by the following states:

Proclamations also were issued by the following cities:

All proclamations contain several tenants of the No Plane No Gain advocacy campaign, an ongoing effort to communicate to government leaders and the general public about the value of business aviation.

NBAA and the General Aviation Manufacturers Association launched the No Plane No Gain advocacy campaign in 2009. Since that time, all 50 states and more than 100 cities and counties across the country have formally recognized the value of general aviation, including business aviation.