Business Aviation Ready to Assist in Sandy Relief Efforts

Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (202) 783-9360 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, dhubbard@nbaa.org

Orlando, FL, October 31, 2012 – As pounding rain and wind speeds exceeding 90 miles per hour heralded the arrival of "Superstorm" Sandy along the Eastern seaboard earlier this week, companies and operators participating in NBAA's Humanitarian Emergency Response Operator (HERO) database were already working with national emergency agencies and personnel to assist with post-storm relief efforts using business aircraft.