Latest News
No Plane No Gain
No Plane No Gain Messages Shared in Multiple Venues During 2014
Dec 19, 2014
The No Plane No Gain advocacy initiative marked its fifth anniversary in February 2014, and during 2014 it has proved as forceful as ever in educating policymakers and opinion leaders about the many benefits of business aviation to citizens, communities and companies across the United States. This story details some of the moments in 2014 when the campaign’s message was front and center.

No Plane No Gain
Ohio Mayor’s Proclamation Underscores Industry’s Importance
Dec 11, 2014
Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley has declared December to be “General Aviation Appreciation Month,” bringing attention to the business aviation industry, which represents $5.5 billion to Ohio’s economy each year.

No Plane No Gain
Five Years of No Plane No Gain: Business Aviation Fact Book Tells Industry’s Story
Dec 11, 2014
On the occasion of No Plane No Gains’s fifth year, co-founder NBAA is offering the Business Aviation Fact Book, providing information about the diversity, size and significance of the business aviation industry, with real-world information and data about its value.

The New York Times
Extending a Tax Deduction
Dec 08, 2014
Ed Bolen, the President and CEO of NBAA, sets the record straight about the depreciation schedule of business aircraft, as well as the jobs and economic impact that the business aviation industry supports.

The Desert Sun
Aviation academies set for two Coachella Valley schools
Dec 03, 2014
Two new high school aviation programs are set to begin next year in Coachella Valley, CA, offering students the necessary vocational training to enter the highly-skilled workforce of the aviation and business aviation industries.  Business aviation is a $150 billion industry that supports 1.2 million American jobs.

No Plane No Gain
Business Aviation at Work: Aircraft Mock-Ups Are Big Business for Prefix Corporation
Nov 21, 2014
The term “business aviation,” often brings to mind the manufacture of aircraft, or their use by entrepreneurs and companies. But this diverse industry also includes countless businesses of all sizes, like Rochester Hills, MI-based Prefix Corporation. Since 1979 the company has produced complete proof-of-concept aircraft and mockups and other prototypes.

Business Aviation:
Jobs, Productivity and Keeping America Connected

Millions of Highly-Skilled Jobs (more)
According to numerous studies, business aviation supports 1.2 million stable, high-wage jobs.

Lifeline for America's Small and Medium-Sized Cities and Towns (more)
There are more than 5,000 public use airports in the U.S. and approximately 500 have commercial airline service.  Business aviation is a lifeline for thousands of communities.

Productivity Gains for American Businesses (more)
The vast majority of companies who rely on business aviation are small and medium size companies.  See profiles on how companies are using business aviation to compete and succeed in a very demanding marketplace. And companies that use aviation outperform those which do not.

A Life Saver for People in Need (more)
Through volunteer organizations like Angel Flight and the Air Care Alliance, companies and pilots regularly contribute life-saving services to our communities.

Share |

Featured Story

New Study: On an International Scale, Business Aviation Creates Value 

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today welcomed a new study showing that companies based around the world are increasingly turning to business aviation for the same reasons as American companies, and are reaping the similar productivity and competitive benefits. The study, titled "Business Aviation and the World’s Top Performing Companies" is the fifth in the Business Aviation Users study series to be completed by NEXA Advisors, LLC. Earlier studies in the series focused on business aviation use by large companies, small and mid-size organizations, government organizations and companies enduring the challenges of the Great Recession.

Read the full article here.

  2014 No Plane No Gain
Website Design by James Web Design LLC