Help support the Alliance and contact your elected officials today! General aviation and local airports serve as a lifeline to many rural and small communities, supporting health care, disaster relief, law enforcement and a host of other important services and resources. Send your elected officials a letter asking them to support and recognize the importance of general aviation.
Across the country, Alliance members are speaking out about the importance of general aviation. The Alliance would like to invite you to share your thoughts and how you use general aviation. By sharingyour story, future visitors to the site will get a unique insight into the role general aviation plays in local community and state. Share your story today!
Help the Alliance spread the word about the importance of general aviation! Learn how you can gain exposure for your business or organization and help share the positive benefits of general aviation to those within your community. Contact the Alliance today to learn how you can effectively reach out to your local media.
Tell us how you use general aviation or your local airport and what it means to you, your organization and your local community. Share your video here. Provide your name, email, state and a link to the video. If you would like to upload a video, click here
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Choose an issue below to find out more about key issues impacting general aviation and airports across the country.
Across the United States, 4 out of every 5 Governors have signed proclamations recognizing the importance of aviation industry. To see what has passed in your state, choose from the list below.
The Alliance recently released a petition from over 115 Mayors from 48 states to President Obama calling on the President to recognize the value of general aviation. We need your help to reach out to your Mayor or City/Town Manager to sign the petition and tell the President to support general aviation and airports, which are a crucial lifeline to communities around the country.
There are many cases where a person in dire need of medical treatment in a rural community simply can not afford the airfare to a hospital in an urban city, and in Birmingham, Alabama, these individuals turn to GivingFlite, a non-profit organization founded in 2004 that organizes free air transportation for patients in need of medical care. Volunteer pilots donate their aircraft, fuel, and time to transport these patients to medical facilities, thereby living by their motto, “Giving Hope that Changes Lives”