NBAA Announces Press Conference Schedule for NBAA 56th Annual Meeting and Convention

Contact: Cassandra Bosco

Washington, DC, October 2, 2003 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announces its Press Conference schedule for the NBAA 56th Annual Meeting & Convention, which will be held October 7 to 9, 2003, at the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, FL.

Press Conferences begin at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6, one day before the Convention officially opens.

NBAA also invites the media to attend the NBAA/GAMA Kickoff Media Breakfast on Tuesday, October 7 at 7:00 a.m. in OCCC Room 314 for some special presentations. At the breakfast, NBAA will announce the recipients of this year’s NBAA Gold Wing Award for Journalism Excellence and NBAA Platinum Wing Award for Lifetime Achievement.

The NBAA Press Room, co-sponsored this year by NBAA and Bombardier Aerospace, will open at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6 in OCCC Room 312. To obtain press credentials, members of the media may register on-site in the Press Room.

To review the Press Conference schedule, visit

NBAA represents the aviation interests of more than 7,300 companies that own or operate general aviation aircraft as an aid to the conduct of their business, or are involved with business aviation. NBAA Member Companies earn annual revenues approaching $5 trillion — a number that is about half the gross domestic product — and employ more than 19 million people worldwide. The NBAA Annual Meeting & Convention is the world’s largest display of civil aviation products and services.

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