GLC-AAAE Historical Timeline

  • 1968 –  North Central Region of AAAE formed, then renamed to the Great Lakes Chapter
  • 1969 –  First Great Lakes Chapter Annual Conference. NE, ND, and SD join the chapter.
  • 1971 –  GLC-AAAE incorporated as a not for profit corporation in Wisconsin.
  • 1975 –  The ARFF Valor and Achievement awards were first awarded.
  • 1991 –  Manitoba and Ontario join the chapter. First Environmental Management Conference.
  • 1996 –  First National Air Service Conference
  • 2005 –  Aviation Ground Service Association (AGSA) created
  • 2008 –  First AGSA Workshop
  • 2012 –  Corporate Advisory Committee created
  • 2015 –  First FAA Joint Operations and Maintenance Conference

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