GA Avgas Coalition Praises FAA's Announcement to Solicit Candidate Fuels in Search of an Unleaded Avgas

Contacts: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360,

Washington, DC, June 10, 2013 – The General Aviation Avgas Coalition praised the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) announcement today to formally request sample unleaded fuels for testing as possible replacements to the 100 low-lead (100LL) aviation gasoline (avgas) that general aviation aircraft use today.

NBAA Welcomes Congressional Leaders' Bipartisan Call to Keep Towers Open

Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360,

Washington, DC, April 15, 2013 – National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today welcomed a letter to the Obama administration from House and Senate transportation leaders voicing strong concerns over the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) recent decision to close 149 air traffic control contract towers.

NBAA Applauds Huerta Confirmation

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Washington, DC, December 2, 2013 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today enthusiastically congratulated Michael Huerta on being confirmed as the next Administrator for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Huerta, who has been serving as FAA's Acting Administrator, and was confirmed by the U.S. Senate yesterday, is expected to serve a full five-year term in his new position.