Join us!

24th Annual Maryland Regional Aviation Conference
Ocean City, MD at the Princess Royale Hotel


 3 days of ideas and connections!
Here’s a chance to attend an unforgettable gathering of
airports, aviation businesses, Federal and State officials, and pilots!

Wednesday
June 12, 2019

Royale Princess Hotel Pool

ARRIVE EARLY

Conference is being held at the Princess Royale Hotel where you can enjoy a spectacular pool area, the beach, or the Creative Day Spa located onsite. The hotel is located on the oceanfront on 91st in Ocean City. https://princessroyale.com/

FUN THINGS TO DO

Pre-conference MRAC fun includes:

  • Golf at Eagles Landing;
  • Splash at a Waterpark;
  • Cruise the Bay on a boat tour; or
  • Catch some sun on the beach!

REGISTRATION

Conference registration and exhibitors set up will be available from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

RECEPTION

Plan to attend the Welcome Reception at 6:00 PM at the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum.

https://ocmuseum.org/

Transportation available from hotel lobby at 5:45 PM. Transportation back to the hotel on your own (Ocean City bus is readily available and only $3 to ride all day!)

Thursday
June 13, 2019

REGISTRATION

Conference registration and exhibitors set up will be available from 9:00 AM to 9:50 AM.

WELCOME

Enjoy a continental breakfast with exhibitors before a full day of collaboration and learning begins!

Listen to Welcome Remarks from the Mayor of Ocean City (Rick Meehan) and the FAA Eastern Region – Deputy Regional Administrator, (Maria Stanco)

LEARN/COLLABORATE

Sessions on key topics continue throughout the day with breaks to visit exhibitors and network with federal and state officials as well as airport managers.

COCKTAILS ON THE BEACH!

After participating in informative sessions, enjoy a cocktail on the beachfront at the hotel from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

DINNER

Listen to a Canadian Royal Air Force pilot tells what it is like to become an elite precision team member!

EMBA AWARDS

Congratulate this year’s Ace winners of the Explore Maryland by Air Program as they are presented with their prizes and certificate from the Maryland Aviation Administration and Maryland Airport Managers Association.

Friday
June 14, 2019

snowbird jets on the ground

LEARN/COLLABORATE

Enjoy a continental breakfast as you hear from the FAA on an update on the Eastern Region’s Airport Compliance Program.

ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE/AIRPORT TOUR

Take a trip to Ocean City Municipal Airport to tour the Airport and get a sneak peak at the Royal Canadian Air Force Snowbird operation before their Friday practice!

BLUE ANGELS/SNOWBIRDS

Take the short drive back into the Town and meet with your fellow colleagues on the rooftop at Tony’s Pizza (on the boards at N. Division Street). Pizza will be served as we watch the Blue Angels and the Snowbirds practice their show.

BONUS FOR ATTENDEES!

jets

SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2019 to SUNDAY JUNE 16, 2019

OCEAN CITY AIR SHOW

Stay an extra night and enjoy the airshow!! For the first time in the history of the air show, both the Canadian Snow Birds and the Blue Angels will perform!  This is one of the most sought after weekends stays in Ocean City! As a conference attendee, you will receive a discount on extra night’s stay at the Princess Royale Hotel!

Thank You to Our Sponsors!