From Left to Right: Shane Ratterman, Jessamy Rango, Charlie Schaefer, Carol Schaefer, Ed Ponatoski, Andrew Reil, John Podraza. Not Pictured: Paul Lilly, Donna Lilly, John Miceli, Deborah Miceli, Cheryl Phillips.
On June 5th, the 4th Annual EMBA Awards Ceremony was held in Ocean City, MD. The grand prize, a leather jacket with EMBA logo is awarded to Ace Level Pilots who complete the program by the following requirements:
- Visit all (36) Public Use Airports in Maryland
- Visit All (4) Aviation Museums in Maryland
- Attend (4) FAAST Safety seminars
- Attend the MD Regional Aviation Conference to redeem prize
The Explore Maryland by Air program was launched by the Maryland Airport Managers Association and Maryland Aviation Administration in 2011, and currently has over 1,000 participants. This is a great opportunity for aviation businesses to reach an active pilot population. Visit exploremarylandbyair.com to see advertising and sponsorship opportunities or to join the program!