Elizabeth Grambo is this year´s recipient of Republic Airline´s Nothing But Blue Skies Aviator Scholarship, the airline said.
The USD 5,000 award, which is presented to a rising star among women in aviation, was announced last week at the 2017 Women in Aviation International conference held in Orlando.
Republic Airline, based in Indianapolis, Ind., operates a fleet of about 170 Embraer 170/175 aircraft and offers scheduled passenger service with about 900 flights daily to 105 cities in 38 U.S. states, Canada, the Caribbean, and Latin America. The airline provides fixed-fee flights operated under its major airline partner brands of American Eagle, Delta Connection, and United Express. The airline employs about 5,200 aviation professionals.