General Aviation. Connecting Our Community To T he World. What is GA?. A ll things aviation except military and the airlines. General Aviation . BUT IT IS SO MUCH MORE THAN THAT…. What is GA?. Business flying. Law enforcement. Firefighting. Sightseeing. Package delivery. Air ambulance.
Connecting Our Community To The World
All things aviation except military and the airlines
In one year, airborne Los Angeles law enforcement responded to more than 30,000 incidents
with a business need, civic duty, or just plain passion for flying
The majority of GA aircraft are manufactured in the U.S.
Of that, there are 224,000 GA aircraft compared to only 7,200 airliners
A highway system in the sky
There are more than 5,000 public airports in the U.S., but only 500 have airline service
Some benefits cannot be quantified
Funding for this presentation made possible through a grant from the AOPA Foundation