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St. Simons Hosts Record-Breaking Fly-In

The McKinnon St. Simons Island 2014 AOPA Fly-In, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association’s last Regional Fly-In of the year, was  held on November 8. Many thanks to AOPA Staff and Members, EAA, Air Boss, hundreds of volunteers, Gruber Aviation, Golden Isles Aviation, Palmetto Aviation, Manning  Aviation, […]

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Aviation Fuel Tax Revenue Policy Issued

The FAA has issued its final policy on aviation fuel tax revenue.  The policy states that proceeds from state or local taxes on aviation fuel must be used for airport-related purposes or for state aviation programs. This policy excludes taxes in effect before December 30, 1987.  The […]

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DRAFT AC 150/5200-28E, Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs) for Airport Operators

This advisory circular (AC) provides guidance on using the NOTAM system for reporting airport facilities changes or outages and airport condition reporting. It prescribes procedures used to describe, format, and disseminate information on unanticipated or temporary changes to components of, or hazards in, the National Airspace System […]

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Airport Safety Information Video Series Launched

You are invited to check out the FAA’s new Airport Safety Information Video Series (http://www.faa.gov/airports/safety-video-series/) on the FAA website and sign up to receive email alerts whenever the FAA adds new videos. Over the next few months, the FAA plans to release several short videos highlighting important […]

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October is Aviation Appreciation Month in Georgia

SAVANNAH, GA – In conjunction with the annual meeting of the Georgia Airports Association, Governor Nathan Deal signed a proclamation announcing that October 2014 is Aviation Appreciation Month in Georgia. In the proclamation, Governor Deal encourages our state’s entrepreneurs and businesses to use the power of Georgia’s […]

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Civil Air Patrol Griffin Squadron Expanding to New Location

The Civil Air Patrol Griffin Composite Squadron is expanding its cadet leadership facilities to a “new” building in Pike County. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday, October 25th at 10:00am EST. The event is open to CAP alumnae, CAP friends, and the interested public. This […]

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Job Announcement: Aviation Project Manager

Recruitment Period: 10/31/2014 – 11/14/2014 – The Georgia Department of Transportation is seeking an Aviation Project Manager. Under minimum supervision, the Aviation Project Manager is responsible for direction and management of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and State of Georgia aviation projects within an assigned area of the […]

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Georgia Airports Association Scholarship

These are exciting times for GAA, and the continued growth of the organization allows member benefits to be expanded and diversified. The latest benefit is the introduction of a new scholarship for dependents of GAA members. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded at the annual conference in […]

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2014 Spring Workshop

GAA’s fourth annual Spring Workshop took place March 13th and 14th, 2014 at the Brasstown Valley Resort. The FAA and State provided valuable information on airport regulatory compliance, federal land acquisitions and the state of the aviation industry. The workshop also included information on wildlife management and […]

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