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Visit often to learn about the latest news and events from SCAA. The SCAA is dedicated to promoting aviation in South Carolina. If you know of an event or special press release that is important to aviation in South Carolina please contact our office so we can post it here. Thank you for supporting SCAA.


SCAA’s Annual Legislative Breakfast on January 11

Posted by on Dec 27, 2016 in Member Update |

SCAA’s Annual Legislative Breakfast on January 11

SAVE THE DATE!  After the Legislative Breakfast SCAA members will have an opportunity to walk over to the State House and be welcomed to the Senate and House. This is the first year that SCAA is doing this. We encourage SCAA to take part of this great opportunity. To register online click...

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12 days until early bird registration closes

Posted by on Dec 20, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

12 days until early bird registration closes

Have you registered for the 2017 SCAA annual conference?   Early Bird registration closes Jan 1st!   Register TODAY!!!   Click here to register online for the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference   Click here for the 2017 Annual Conference Attendees List (as of 12.20.16) Hotel Information Book your Room at the Wild Dunes Charleston Island Resort today – click here Room Reservation Deadline is by January 10, 2017   Wild Dunes Resort Phone: (877) 624-3654 Group Name/Code: $142 plus tax Online Reservation Link: 2017 SC Aviation Booking Link Hotel Cancellation Policy: meeting attendee cancellations made less than 7 days prior to arrival will result in forfeiture of the deposit amount. Deposits for reservations cancelled more than 7 days before arrival will be refunded 100%.   If you would like to be a sponsor at this event, please email Hannah Lorance at scaa@scaaonline.com....

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2017 SCAA Board of Directors Election – Vote by December 29

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

2017 SCAA Board of Directors Election – Vote by December 29

Vote for the 2017 Board of Directors. Some of you have seen the previous board election post. In helping with your selection process please view a brief biography below of each candidate.  There are 5 candidates below, with only 4 open board seats. You may only select 4 candidates.   Email Hannah Lorance at scaa@scaaonline.com with the following candidates you have selected. Please vote by December...

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17 days until early bird registration closes

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

17 days until early bird registration closes

17 days until early bird registration closes. Registered for the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference TODAY!!! Below is a drafted agenda for the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference (please note the schedule is subject to change).  Click here for more information on the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference (this will be hitting your mailbox soon)   Click here to register online for the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference Click here for the 2017 Annual Conference Attendees List (as of 12.15.16) Book your Room at the Wild Dunes Charleston Island Resort today – click here Room Reservation Deadline is by January 10, 2017   Wild Dunes Resort Phone: (877) 624-3654 Group Name/Code: $142 plus tax Online Reservation Link: 2017 SC Aviation Booking Link Hotel Cancellation Policy: meeting attendee cancellations made less than 7 days prior to arrival will result in forfeiture of the deposit amount. Deposits for reservations cancelled more than 7 days before arrival will be refunded 100%.   No SCAA refunds provided for cancellations after January...

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2017 SCAA Board of Directors Election – Vote by December 29

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

Vote for the 2017 Board of Directors. You may only elect up to 4 candidates.  Ken Holt Joe Frasher  Paul Moses Frank Manning Butch Jones   Email Hannah Lorance at scaa@scaaonline.com with the following candidates you have selected. Please vote by December...

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Partners in Aviation – We Need Everyone!

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

Partners in Aviation – We Need Everyone!

Please take the time to read the letter below from Chairman, Delphin Gantt, Jr. of the South Carolina Aeronautics Commission (SCAC) and consider joining...

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Ambassador Passport Program – Caution Updates

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

Ambassador Passport Program – Caution Updates

Passport Participants: Before departure be sure to call facilities that do not publish FBO hours of operation to verify that someone will be there to stamp your passport. Stamps may be obtained by participants who drive into airports as well as those who fly in. If in doubt about the safety of a flight due to weather, field conditions, runway length, etc., participants are urged to use sound judgment in deciding whether or not to make the flight.   Please see revised clarification statement for HVS (Hartsville) – Hartsville is open for business and passport stamp is available.  CAUTION:  0A2 (Hester Memorial Airport- Calhoun Falls)  – is now closed and not necessary for the passport. 6j6 (Edgefield County) – is a grass field and only 2600 feet long = Overfly okay.  33A (Fairview Airport) – runway 14/32 is very bumpy with excessive patches along entire surface. = Overfly okay. 51J (Lake City) – Runway 1/19 in fair condition, pilot discretion, expediting a stamped passport is...

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Have you registered for the 2017 Annual Conference yet? Early Bird ends on January 1st

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 in Member Update, Uncategorized |

Have you registered for the 2017 Annual Conference yet? Early Bird ends on January 1st

Early Bird registration ends on January 1st so register today!!! Attendee Registration Exhibitor Registration   Registration cancellation policy: No SCAA refunds provided for cancellations after January 30th. New onsite registration fee: member onsite registrations will be $350, non-member onsite registrations will be $370 and spouse onsite registrations will be $175. All SCAA events onsite will require name badges.     Book your Room at the Wild Dunes Charleston Island Resort today – click here Room Reservation Deadline is by January 10, 2017   Wild Dunes Resort Phone: (877) 624-3654 Group Name/Code: $142 plus tax Online Reservation Link: 2017 SC Aviation Booking Link Hotel Cancellation Policy: meeting attendee cancellations made less than 7 days prior to arrival will result in forfeiture of the deposit amount. Deposits for reservations cancelled more than 7 days before arrival will be refunded 100%.   Below is a drafted agenda for the 2017 SCAA Annual Conference (please note the schedule is subject to change). Click here for the 2017 Annual Conference Attendees List (as of 12.7.16)     If you would like to be a sponsor at this event, please email Hannah Lorance at scaa@scaaonline.com.                             ...

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2017 SCAA Annual Conference sponsorship opportunities still available

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 in Member Update |

2017 SCAA Annual Conference sponsorship opportunities still available

SCAA Sponsorships below are still open for the 2017 Annual Conference:  Wednesday Night Reception $1,000 (1 spot left) Wednesday Hangar Party $5,000 (Exclusive Sponsorship) Thursday Breakfast $2,000 (can have up to 2 sponsors) Thursday Lunch $5,000 (Exclusive Sponsorship)  Friday Breakfast $1,500 (can have up to 2 sponsors) Breaks $1,000 (can have up to 2 sponsors)  NEW EXCLUSIVE SPONSORSHIP FOR 2017:  Would you like to promote your company on every resort key cards? Resort Key Card Sponsorship: $7,000 (submit sponsorship by December 15, 2016) NEW EXCLUSIVE SPONSORSHIP FOR 2017:  Would you like to promote your company on every lanyard?     Lanyard Sponsorship: $2,500 (submit sponsorship by December 15, 2016) If you are interested in any sponsorships above, please email Hannah Lorance at scaa@scaaonline.com   A BIG thank you goes to the 2017 Annual Conference Sponsorships so far:                             ...

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SCAA’s Annual Legislative Breakfast at the State House

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 in Member Update |

SCAA’s Annual Legislative Breakfast at the State House

SAVE THE DATE!  After the Legislative Breakfast SCAA members will have an opportunity to walk over to the State House and be welcomed to the Senate and House. This is the first year that SCAA is doing this. We encourage SCAA to take part of this great opportunity. To register online click here...

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