CHAPTER 786

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware recognizes that air transportation is a vital travel mode in the State's total transportation system; and

WHEREAS, air transportation contributes significantly to the economic and industrial growth of the State of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware is for the continuing development of aviation education programs in the schools and colleges of Delaware; and

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware boasts of more than 2,000 pilots, 700 aircraft, and 13 public use airports; and

WHEREAS, the State of Delaware strongly endorses the Federal Aviation Administration's Accident Prevention Program in the advancement of aviation safety;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the month of May, 1973, as

AVIATION MONTH IN DELAWARE

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor of the State of Delaware, have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the said State to be hereunto affixed at Dover this 2nd day of May

(GREAT SEAL) in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and seventy-three, and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninety-seventh.

SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor

Attest: ROBERT H. REED, Secretary of State