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NBAA Announces Recipients of 2012 Baldwin Business Aviation Management Scholarship

Awards Presented During Leadership Conference to Recognize Aspiring Aviation Managers

Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360, [email protected]

Washington, DC, March 7, 2012 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced the recipients of the 2012 Donald A. Baldwin Sr. Business Aviation Management Scholarship, which benefits individuals seeking to become NBAA Certified Aviation Managers (CAMs). The scholarship, which is given annually in coordination with the family of Donald A. Baldwin Sr., promotes professional development in business aviation by providing financial support for qualified CAM exam candidates.

This year’s recipients are William E. Hunter and Michael P. McCullough, who were recognized during the 2012 NBAA Leadership Conference held in San Diego, CA.

Hunter has a 25-year career in aviation and feels a strong passion for seeking out education and training in the business aviation industry. He is a captain with ACM Aviation Services and feels the CAM Program is a way to promote his continued learning and career development.

McCullough is the assistant director of operations for Aviation Resource Management, Inc. He is active on the NBAA Domestic Operations Committee and the King Air Technical Subcommittee. McCullough said that the CAM Program and NBAA’s Professional Development Program provide knowledge that benefits both his employer and his career.

The scholarship is named for Donald A. Baldwin Sr., an accomplished general aviation pilot who served on the NBAA Board of Directors from 1968 to 1971. In his lifetime, he was recognized for his contributions to business aviation with the NBAA John P. "Jack" Doswell Award and the Flight Safety Foundation Business Aviation Meritorious Service Award. 

The Baldwin Business Aviation Management Scholarship is one of several scholarships offered by NBAA to promote professional development and business aviation careers. For more information, visit www.nbaa.org/scholarships.

NBAA's CAM Program identifies qualified professionals to lead flight departments and companies that use business aircraft. The CAM exam is provided several times per year in a computer-based testing format. To be eligible for the exam, participants must have been pre-qualified and approved through a formal application process. For more information about the CAM Program, visit www.nbaa.org/cam.

Direct questions about scholarships and the CAM Program to NBAA Director, Operations Jay Evans at (202) 783-9353 or [email protected].

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Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The Association represents more than 8,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Annual Meeting & Convention, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. Learn more about NBAA at www.nbaa.org.

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