AIRPORT AUTHORITY STATEMENT ON DEATH OF JOHN GRAHAM III, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF PIA April 13, 2017 We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of John Graham III. Mr. Graham was a great partner with Allegheny County Airport as President and CEO of Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics. His passion and commitment to teaching students about aviation was an asset to our region. Mr. Graham also volunteered his time to take part in the Airport Authority’s Ready for Takeoff program, where he flew high school students and taught them about careers in aviation. The entire staff of the Allegheny County Airport Authority extends condolences to his family.