Florida Aviation Business Association
Serving the General Aviation and Business Aviation Community Since 1946

GAMA has applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for passing legislation that authorizes programs of the FAA for five years as well as advancing key priorities for the general aviation manufacturing and maintenance industry.

Women in Aviation Day received a $12,000 grant from the ISTAT Foundation, which funds educational programs that advance commercial aviation.

Aviation industry insiders discussed how they could combat the shortage of aviation workers by attracting young people to aviation careers.

AOPA has put together an online course that gives rusty pilots all the information they need to become current.

Sean Tucker has been named the 2018 recipient of the Al Ueltschi Award for Humanitarian Leadership.

On Saturday, October 13th, 2018 the Kathryn Krickstein Pressel Mammovan is coming to the Boca Raton Airport. Presented by the Boca Raton Regional Hospital and hosted by the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA), the Mammovan will be performing mammograms from 8:00AM to 2:00PM at the Customs and Border Protection Facility.

The largest aerospace/aviation-related dual enrollment program in the country is expanding it’s reach to Florida students state-wide and beyond.

Over 100 aviation professionals gathered in Washington, D.C., to discuss issues the aviation workforce faces moving forward.

In response to the issue of jet fuel contamination by the addition of diesel exhaust fluid at the Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport, the FAA has released a bulletin.

The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) is encouraging its members to review and prepare for the implementation of new Department of Transportation (DOT) standards related to the sale of charter flights.

With just over a week of legislative business days left before reauthorization of FAA authority expires, Congressional transportation leaders are working hard to find a compromise and pass a comprehensive long-term reauthorization bill to fund the agency and its projects for the next few years.

In order to attract Generation Z to the aviation industry, business aviation will have to reformat its human resources mindset.

After Hurricane Irma, recovery money will help boost the aviation and aerospace industry development in central Florida.

The 128 foot-tall tower at the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport represents a significant investment in the aviation industry and enhances air traffic controllers ability to provide the most efficient and safe services to flights in Florida.

While not directly aimed at Florida, all pilots should stay up to date on the path of Hurricane Florence as the aviation community braces itself for the storm.

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