Announcements

2015 Scholarship Window is Now Open

posted Oct 16, 2014, 5:32 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Oct 16, 2014, 5:32 AM ]

The GBAA is excited to announce the 2015 Scholarship Window is now open!  We are also excited to add a new continuing education opportunity available to current GBAA member companies - The Georgia State University, Business Aviation Leadership Certificate Program. 

Interested high school applicants or GBAA member applicants can view details online under Scholarships & Mentoring and request a scholarship application from GBAA@att.net 

Deadline for application submission is March 1, 2015.

SAVE THE DATE - August 21, 2014

posted Jul 1, 2014, 7:37 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Jul 1, 2014, 7:38 AM ]

Join for our 9th Annual GBAA Safety Day - Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel - Thursday, August 21, 2014.  Click here for additional details and to reserve your room!

Cessna's 2014 Summer Pilot Internship

posted Nov 8, 2013, 6:48 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Nov 8, 2013, 6:48 AM ]

The GBAA is proud to assist Cessna Aircraft Company in their search for qualified candidates for their Summer Pilot Internship Program.  If you're a college junior or senior with flight experience and are familiar with all the popular social media platforms, then Cessna is looking for you!  This is a great way to gain valuable flight time, learn professional marketing skills, attend fascinating and fun aviation industry events and meet new and exciting people; all while working for one of the top aircraft manufacturers in the country!*
 
Discovery Flying Challenge - 2014 Summer Pilot Internship
Cessna Aircraft Company
 
Cessna is scouring the top schools in the country for only the best to fill one of six summer internship positions to fly one of our single-engine aircraft.  As an intern for Cessna in our "Discover Flying Challenge" program, you will be the face and voice of the world's leading general aviation company.  You will be competing to be the "Ace" of the DFC program as you perform your duties as product ambassador at flight schools and venues across the United States.  Throughout the program, you will be expected to leverage social media in new and unique ways to spread the work in "virtual barnstorming" that would make even Clyde Cessna himself, proud.  Only the best need apply, but if you think you have what it takes, then apply online at collegejobs.textron.com or click here to take you directly to the job posting.
  
Deadline to apply is November 29, 2013
  
*This internship is not affiliated with the Georgia Business Aviation Association (GBAA) or any of the GBAA sponsored scholarship programs.
 

GBAA Opens the 2014 Scholarship Application Window

posted Oct 17, 2013, 7:07 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Oct 17, 2013, 7:08 AM ]

The 2014 Scholarship Application Window is now open.  If you are a Georgia High School graduate or GBAA Member interested in our scholarship program, go to our GBAA Scholarships & Mentoring Page for additional details and to obtain an application.  Deadline to submit applications is March 1, 2014.

GBAA's ANNUAL MAINTENANCE IA EVENT

posted Aug 27, 2013, 6:09 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Oct 17, 2013, 7:05 AM ]

GBAA is in the process of planning our next Maintenance Event for March 6, 2014 at the Smyrna Community Center.  Save the Date!

GBAA's Annual Safety Day

posted Aug 4, 2013, 6:29 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Aug 4, 2013, 6:30 AM ]

GBAA's annual Safety Day is scheduled for Wednesday, August 21st.  Go to upcoming events to get more details or register for the event.  First GBAA member company attendee attends the event for free!  

GBAA Establishes a New Ad Hoc Government & Regulatory Affairs Committee

posted Feb 14, 2013, 11:27 AM by Laurain Small   [ updated Feb 14, 2013, 11:28 AM ]

The GBAA Board of Directors has approved the establishment of an ad hoc Government and Regulatory Affairs Committee. Given the myriad of issues affecting Business Aviation, our goal is to increase advocacy on behalf of our membership throughout Georgia. We will focus on major issues such as user fees, EU-ETS, FAA Modernization, proposed local airspace changes (ATL Class B), security issues (BARR & LASP II), Customs/CBP issues and continue to support NBAA initiatives in these and other areas. Jim Kazin will chair the newly established committee and be joined by fellow board members Dave Small, Chris Algee, Dan Lucey, Pat Trudell and Jim Gardner.

2013 Membership Dues to Increase

posted Oct 22, 2012, 5:41 PM by Laurain Small   [ updated Oct 22, 2012, 5:41 PM ]

GBAA members:  Notice is hereby given that the annual GBAA Membership Dues will increase on January 1, 2013. Corporate membership dues will increase from $200 to $250 annually.  Individual memberships will increase from $100 to $150 annually.

Pursuant to the GBAA Bylaws, all members must receive a notice of price increase 30 days prior to the commencement of the change.

By order of the Board,

David Small, Chairman
October 22, 2012

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