Clay Lacy Aviation Receives Prestigious "Star of the Valley" Award For 45 Years Of Aviation Leadership And Innovation PR Newswire LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2013 LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Clay Lacy Aviation, the most experienced operator of private jets in the world, will be honored by the Valley Economic Alliance with its prestigious "Star of the Valley Award" for 45 years of leadership and WHO: innovation in the business aviation industry. The award will be presented at a black-tie event held on Sat., June 29 at 6:30 p.m. at Van Nuys Airport celebrating the company's contributions to the economic growth of the San Fernando Valley. In 1964, aviation icon Clay Lacy landed the first Learjet at Van Nuys Airport to launch a new era in corporate air transportation and mobility. Four years later with a single Learjet, Clay Lacy Aviation was founded as the first jet charter service on the West Coast. Today, Clay Lacy Aviation sets the standard for corporate aviation services, operating a fleet of more than 70 aircraft around the globe. With more than 300 employees, the company delivers superior aviation services, ranging from worldwide jet charter and aircraft management to aircraft maintenance and avionics. WHAT: 2013 Valley of the Stars Dinner & Awards Ceremony WHEN: Sat., June 29, 2013 6 p.m.Red carpet reception 7:30 p.m. Awards ceremony 8:30 p.m. Dinner WHERE: Clay Lacy Aviation Hangar 3, Van Nuys Airport 7435 Valjean Ave., Van Nuys, CA 91406 ABOUT CLAY LACY AVIATION Founded in 1968 by world-renowned pilot Clay Lacy, Clay Lacy Aviation operates one of the largest fleets of charter and managed aircraft in the world. The company's fixed base operator facilities at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles and Boeing Field in Seattle offer aircraft charter, management, sales, maintenance, avionics, and aircraft interior and completion services. Clay Lacy Aviation offers additional jet charter, management and maintenance services in Denver, Colo.; Orange County and New York City, NY; and San Diego and Santa Barbara, Calif. Clay Lacy Aviation has received numerous industry awards: Best of the Best" Jet Charter Service and Aviation Management Company – Robb Report; Diamond Award for Excellence in Maintenance Training/Proficiency – Federal Aviation Administration; and Best Pilot Training Program – Aviation Research Group/U.S. (ARGUS). For more information, visit www.claylacy.com. SOURCE Clay Lacy Aviation Website: http://www.claylacy.com Contact: To arrange an interview or photo opportunity, contact Stacy Geere, (661) 253-1059 office, (818) 434-7633 mobile
Clay Lacy Aviation Receives Prestigious "Star of the Valley" Award For 45 Years Of Aviation Leadership And Innovation
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.