The membership of the General Aviation Manufacturer’s
Association recently outlined some of the way members give back
Business aviation supports over 1.1 million jobs and $219 billion dollars in economic activity in the U.S. The industry also supports businesses in over 5,000 communities, over 4,500 that don’t have commercial airline service. It is also on the front lines after natural disasters, bringing aide to the stricken and supporting first responders.
Airplane shipments increased 4.7%, to 2,443 units in 2018,
according to year-end results released by the General Aviation Manufacturers
Association (GAMA) today.
GAMA Chairman and Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. President Mark
Burns announced that globally, private airplane shipments increased 4.7%, to
2,443 units in 2018. Airplane billings increased 1.5%, from $20.2 billion to
$20.6 billion. Worldwide rotorcraft shipments rose 5.4%, from 926 to 976 units.
Rotorcraft billings decreased slightly, by 0.7%.
Flying by private jet or turboprop for business or leisure supports the community you are based in and the places you fly, according to a new government study
Flying privately is not only good for you and your business. Flying via private aviation has a big, positive impact on both your base community and the places you fly. Manassas Regional Airport (HEF) delivers an annual impact with $375,492,000 in economic activity, according to a study commissioned by the Virginia Department of Aviation, and reported by No Plane, No Gain, an advocacy group supported by the National Business Aviation Association and General Aviation Manufacturers Association.
When business aviation is featured in the media, it’s usually about celebrities or excess. The truth couldn’t be further, explains the General Aviation Manufacturer’s Association
Business aviation drives the economy in all 50 states generating over $200 billion in economic benefits, but one area that rarely gets recognition is the industry’s contributions to those in need.
If you think private jets are just for big companies and the super rich, you’re wrong. Jet Cards enable even smaller companies to access private aviation
Business aviation employs over one million jobs in the U.S. spread over all 50 states. The result is over $200 billion in economic activity. But you don’t have to be a Fortune 500 company to gain the benefits of private aviation, according to research sponsored by No Plane No Gain, an advocacy group coordinated by the National Business Aviation Association and General Aviation Manufacturers Association.