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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.


New T-Hangars Available at 6JO

Posted by on Jan 10, 2015 in News Feed |

New T-Hangars Available at 6JO

Lexington County Airport at Pelion (6JO) has new t-hangars available for general aviation aircraft owners.  These newly constructed insulated t-hangars are 1050 sq ft. Hangar leases are 1 year terms at a rate of $225.00 a month, plus $8.50 utility fee. Contact Jessica Hendrix at 803-785-8100 or Michael Spires at 803-600-9242 for more information....

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Jan. 14 Legislative Breakfast Talking Points

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in News Feed |

Jan. 14 Legislative Breakfast Talking Points

SCAA will support an effort to have the South Carolina Sales and Use Tax Act amended to exempt taxes associated with maintenance of all aircraft. Come join SCAA at its Legislative Breakfast on Wednesday, January 14 and help support our efforts.  SC Legislators will join us for a biscuit breakfast from 8-10 am in Room 112 of the Blatt Building. Click here to see the talking points for the event. Members attend at no cost. Register Today! 2015 SCAA Legislative Breakfast Join SCAA for its Legislative Biscuit Breakfast on Wednesday, January 14 from 8-10am in Room 112 of the Blatt Building at the State House. Name* First Last Company/Affiliation*Phone*Email* SCAA Member Registration - free for membersFree for membersNon-Member Registration - $25Non Member Registration - $25Credit Card American ExpressDiscoverMasterCardVisa Card Number Month010203040506070809101112 Year20182019202020212022202320242025202620272028202920302031203220332034203520362037 Expiration Date   Security Code Cardholder Name Billing Address Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBruneiBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench PolynesiaGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuamGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSudan, SouthSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVatican CityVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.YemenZambiaZimbabwe Country  ...

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Renew Your SCAA Dues Online

Posted by on Jan 5, 2015 in News Feed |

Renew Your SCAA Dues Online

Thank you for your support of the South Carolina Aviation Association.  We look forward to continuing to serve you in 2015. If you have not already, click here and renew your membership!  

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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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