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SCAAviation Week August 18-24

Post Date:08/19/2019 1:53 PM

South Carolina Aviation Week is August 18 – August 24

Together with South Carolina Aeronautics Commission, your SCAA Aviation Week Committee has planned a full week of events that highlight the important role aviation plays in South Carolina's economic development and education. Below please find the week at-a-glance calendar of events, and details of each event are available on the SCAA Web Calendar.

 

Legislative Presence at Events 

SCAA targeted three events to develop a legislative presence, and several legislators will be in attendance:

Lowcountry Regional Airport, August 20 - S.C. Rep. Mandy Kimmons and S.C. Rep. Michael Rivers will attend.
Orangeburg Municipal Airport, August 21 - Congressman Joe Wilson, S.C. Sen. John Matthews, S.C. Rep Gilda Cobb-Hunter and S.C. Sen. Russell Ott will attend; Congressman James Clyburn will send a representative.
Spartaburg Downtown Memorial, August 22 - Congressman William Timmons, S.C. Sen. Harvey Peeler, S.C. Rep. Rita Allison, S.C. Rep. Bill Chumley and S.C. Rep Max Hyde will attend; Sen. Lindsey Graham and Sen. Ralph Norman will send a representative.

AMT of the Year

Thank you to everyone who nominated an AMT! Earlier this month, the Aviation Week Committee selected an AMT of the Year from among 14 total nominations. The AMT of the Year surprise presentation is scheduled for Monday, August 19. Stay tuned to the SCAA Website and social media channels for the announcement following the winner's award presentation. 

Get Social with SCAA

Even if you cannot attend one of the Aviation Week events above, you can follow along on the South Carolina Aviation Association Facebook Business Page and Discussion Group. SCAA would enjoy seeing what you are up to during Aviation Week, so post your aviation photos and share your aviation-related activities. Remember to tag us and use #scaviationweek in your posts! 

Web Resources

Another great place to check in during SC Aviation Week is the association website at scaaonline.com. We have an Aviation Week page, a newsroom dedicated to the weeklong event, events listings and more. 

Will we see you at a South Carolina Aviation Week event? Feel free to respond to this email and let us know how you will be celebrationg Aviation Week!