Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Paris show cost figures released

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama's participation in the Paris Air Show last summer cost $86,609, according to records released by the state commerce department. The total expense of the June trip, including a booth at the show, travel, lodging and meals for seven people, was $222,015. But it was offset by $135,406 in income from the sale of sponsorships, reception passes and more bought by communities and companies who participated. (Source:, 10/01/13) Previous: Pricetag for Paris released; FGNW-led group to attend air show; Alabama team to attend air show