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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.


Attend SCAA Legislative Breakfast Jan.14

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in Uncategorized |

Attend SCAA Legislative Breakfast Jan.14

SCAA requests your attendance at the 2015 Legislative Breakfast. Wednesday, January 14 8-10 am Blatt Building, Room 112 Columbia, SC SCAA staff has invited all legislators to this breakfast, but we ask that you personally reach out to YOUR legislator(s) and invite them as well. This event is free to SCAA members and legislators. The nonmember rate is $25. Thank you to our sponsors AOPA and NBAA. Register online, by clicking here. View a pdf by clicking on the below link. 2015SCAALeg...

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Early Bird Conference Rate Ends January 1

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in SCAA Annual Conference |

Early Bird Conference Rate Ends January 1

Make sure you register for the SCAA Annual Conference before January 1 and receive the early bird rate.  Full registration will increase to $315 after January 1. Click here to access the page with the conference schedule and links to online registration. Also, make sure you make your room reservation at the Wild Dunes Resort before January 1.  Call 843-886-6000 and ask for SCAA’s room rate of $137.

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Check out SCAA’s Palmetto Aviation

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in News Feed |

Check out SCAA’s Palmetto Aviation

  SCAA recently published its newest edition of Palmetto Aviation.  Take a look at this electronic copy and be on the look out for your copy to arrive n the mail.

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Conference Hotel Filling Up Fast

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in News Feed, SCAA Annual Conference |

Conference Hotel Filling Up Fast

Be sure to make your hotel reservation for the SCAA Annual Conference February 11-13 at the Wild Dunes Resort in Charleston. The Association’s room block is filling up fast. Call 888-847-778-1876 and ask for SCAA’s rate of $137. ($147 village suites are also available.)  

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Conference Registration Online

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in News Feed, SCAA Annual Conference |

Conference Registration Online

Registration for the SCAA February 11-13, 2015 Annual Conference at Wild Dunes Resort in Charleston SC is available online at scaaonline.com. You can click here to register. You can also click on the below “2015 SCAA Brochure” to see the schedule of events as well as a registration form. 2015 SCAA Brochure A couple items to note: • Be sure to sign up for your one-on-one appointment with the FAA. • Be sure to indicate if you plan to attend either the Airport Management Fundamentals or Advanced Airport Management Course. • Call Wild Dunes at 888-778-1876 and ask for SCAA’s rate of...

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Gently Used Airport Terminal Furniture

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in News Feed |

The Hilton Head Airport is looking for gently used airport waiting room furniture for its passenger terminal. If another airport has recently completed renovations of their own, and still has some of their older furniture, please contact Jon Rembold at 843-255-2952. The airport is looking for 70-75 seats.    

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Soarer-tourer Article

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in News Feed |

Soarer-tourer Article

Reprinted with permission by Pipistrel, see the attached article on the Sinus motorglider. An excerpt of this article was included in the Winter edition of Palmetto Aviation. Pilot Magazine June 2013 56-60%2C62-63%2C65 SINUS_spreads

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Flight Instructors Contact Information On Website

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in News Feed |

Flight Instructors Contact Information On Website

The South Carolina Aviation Association (SCAA) has created a  page on its website and its app that will list contact information for SCAA members that are flight instructors. Only SCAA members are listed on the website. If you are a flight instructor in South Carolina and a member of SCAA and would like to be included on the flight instructor page of the website and SCAA’s app, click here to submit your...

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Open SCAA Board of Director Positions

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in News Feed |

If you are interested in petitioning to serve on the SCAA Board of Directors, please complete board petition linked below and return it by December 1. You can fax the petition to 803-252-7799 or email to katie@associationsplus.com. board petition    

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Make Hotel Reservations for SCAA Conference

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in News Feed, SCAA Annual Conference |

Make Hotel Reservations for SCAA Conference

Aviation is constantly changing, but the allure and excitement of aviation remains the same. SCAA’s February 11-13 Annual Conference at the Wild Dunes Resort will provide you with education that will help you prepare and excel with future changes as well as remind you of the fun of aviation.   Make your room reservation today by calling 888-778-1876 and ask for SCAA’s rate of $137. (Village Suite available for $147.) The room rate deadline is January 1, but it might sell out early so make your reservation today. • Aviation Management Consulting Group will provide a four-hour course on Advanced Airport Management, as well as a three-hour course on Basic Airport Management. The basic course will equip new commissioners and airport personnel with airport administration fundamentals, and the advanced course will drill down into the most up-to-date information and best practices in aviation administration. Sponsored by the SC Aeronautics Commission. • Breakout sessions will include ADS-B Update, iPads in the Cockpit, Charitable Flying Organizations, and Airspace and Obstruction issues. The SC Aeronautics Commission and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will provide industry updates. The FAA will also offer one-on-one appointments on Friday. • Learn the about the recent Economic Impact Study at the Friday General Session, and learn how your airport can get in the game, and be considered for the growing aerospace industry in South Carolina. •Register at scaaonline.com. Questions? Call...

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