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MAYO AVIATION RENEWS ACSF INDUSTRY AUDIT STANDARD REGISTRATION

Posted by ACSF on 15 June 2017

MAYO AVIATION RENEWS ACSF INDUSTRY AUDIT STANDARD REGISTRATION

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WING AVIATION JOINS AIR CHARTER SAFETY FOUNDATION

Posted by ACSF on 14 June 2017

WING AVIATION JOINS AIR CHARTER SAFETY FOUNDATION 

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JETS.COM JOINS AIR CHARTER SAFETY FOUNDATION

Posted by ACSF on 13 June 2017

JETS.COM JOINS AIR CHARTER SAFETY FOUNDATION 

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Northern Jet Management Added to ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registry and Worldwide Jet Charter Renews ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registration

Posted by ACSF on 9 June 2017

Northern Jet Management Added to ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registry and Worldwide Jet Charter Renews ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registration

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Milliken and Company Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Posted by Jake Legere on 23 May 2017

Milliken and Company Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

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Baker Aviation Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Posted by Jake Legere on 16 May 2017

Baker Aviation Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Washington, DC, May 16, 2017 — The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that Baker Aviation, LLC, Fort Worth, TX, is the newest charter operator to join the ACSF.  Along with 150 other companies, Baker Aviation supports the ACSF’s vision to advance and enable the highest levels of safety in personal and business aviation through the promotion and facilitation of risk management programs.

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Allstate Insurance Company Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Posted by Jake Legere on 9 May 2017

Allstate Insurance Company Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Washington, DC, May 9, 2017 — The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that Allstate Insurance Company has joined the ACSF. Along with 150 other companies, Allstate supports the ACSF’s vision to promote and enable the highest levels of safety in personal and business aviation through the promotion and facilitation of risk management programs. 

“Our mission at Allstate is to provide our business travelers with world-class levels of service and safety for all their company travel needs,” said Allstate Director of Aviation & Chief Pilot, Guido Visconti. “We continually look for additional ways to improve our safety culture. Participating in the aviation safety action program (ASAP) program in conjunction with the ACSF will add to Allstate’s safety management system.” 

The Allstate Corporation is the largest publicly held personal lines property and casualty insurer in America, serving more than 16 million households nationwide. Founded in 1931, Allstate has been dedicated to protecting their customers from life’s uncertainties and preparing them for the future for more than 85 years. “The flight department attributes the company’s outstanding safety record to a culture that starts at the top, exceptional employees, and relentless training,” added Allstate’s Pilot & Safety Officer, Lars Jensen. 

“We are pleased to welcome Allstate Corporation to the foundation,” said ACSF President Bryan Burns. “Becoming a member of ACSF and participating in our ASAP program demonstrates their commitment to continuous improvement.”

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Sedgwick Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Posted by Jake Legere on 2 May 2017

Sedgwick Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Washington, DC, May 2, 2017 — The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that Sedgwick Claims Management Services has joined the ACSF. Along with 150 other companies, Sedgwick supports the ACSF’s vision to promote and enable the highest levels of safety in personal and business aviation through the promotion and facilitation of risk management programs. 

“Our mission at Sedgwick is to provide our business travelers with exceptional levels of service and safety for all their company travel needs,” said Sedgwick Senior Vice President Aviation, Robert Snyder. “We continually look for additional ways to improve our safety culture. Participating in the aviation safety action program (ASAP) program in conjunction with the ACSF will add to Sedgwick’s safety management system.” 

Sedgwick is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions. The company takes care of people and organizations by delivering cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting and other services. “The flight department attributes the company’s outstanding safety record to a culture that starts at the top, exceptional employees, and relentless training,” added Sedgwick’s Chief Pilot, John Stevens. 

“We are pleased to welcome Sedgwick Claims Management Services to the foundation,” said ACSF President Bryan Burns. “Becoming a member of ACSF and participating in our ASAP program demonstrates their commitment to continuous improvement.”

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HealthSouth Aviation Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Posted by Jake Legere on 28 March 2017

HealthSouth Aviation Joins Air Charter Safety Foundation

Washington, DC, March 28, 2017 — The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that HealthSouth Aviation has joined the ACSF. Along with 146 other companies, HealthSouth supports the ACSF’s vision to promote and enable the highest levels of safety in personal and business aviation through the promotion and facilitation of risk management programs. 

“Our mission at HealthSouth is to provide our business travelers with world-class levels of service and safety for all their company travel needs,” said HealthSouth Director of Flight Operations, Steve Driggers. “We continually look for additional ways to improve our safety culture. Participating in the aviation safety action program (ASAP) program in conjunction with the ACSF will add to HealthSouth’s safety management system.” 

HealthSouth is one of the nation’s largest providers of post-acute healthcare services, offering both facility-based and home-based post-acute services in 35 states and Puerto Rico through its network of inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies. HealthSouth leads the way, with its intensive approach to rehabilitation. They have a strong tradition of leadership, service and care by supporting communities with everything they do. “The flight department attributes the company’s outstanding safety record to a culture that starts at the top, exceptional employees, and relentless training,” added Driggers. 

“We are pleased to welcome HealthSouth to the foundation,” said ACSF President Bryan Burns. “Becoming a member of ACSF and participating in our ASAP program demonstrates their commitment to continuous improvement.”

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Executive Fliteways, Flexjet and Flight Options Renew ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registration

Posted by Jake Legere on 13 March 2017

Executive Fliteways, Flexjet and Flight Options Renew ACSF Industry Audit Standard Registration

Washington, DC, March 13, 2017 — The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that Executive Fliteways, Flexjet and Flight Options have all renewed their status on the ACSF Industry Audit Standard (IAS) Registry.

“By renewing their standing on the IAS Registry, they have demonstrated their pledge to high standards,” said ACSF President Bryan Burns. “We congratulate them on their continued commitment.”

Executive Fliteways is proud to have been one of the first FAR Part 135 companies to accept the challenge of attaining IAS registry. The ACSF audit process enabled us to develop an inclusive, cohesive and comprehensive Safety Management System that has been embraced by our employees and appreciated by our clients. The process of maintaining IAS registry helps us to maintain our focus on safety and the quality of the services that we provide the public.

“Safety of our clients, employees and the public is considered first in everything we do and passing the ACSF Industry Audit Standard confirms Flexjet’s commitment to this mission,” said Flexjet CEO Mike Silvestro. “We continuously promote and enhance our safety management system to ensure the highest level of safety in the fractional business jet market."

“We are very proud to be a part of the Air Charter Safety Foundation Registry,” said Flexjet and Flight Options Senior Vice President of Flight Operations Joe Salata. “The experience of having undergone the ACSF audit process left us with a much stronger, cohesive and safe operation.”

The IAS is the first and only extensive audit program specifically created for on-demand operators by a committee of Part 135 and 91K industry leaders. This evaluation is conducted every 24 months and evaluates, in-depth, the operator’s regulatory compliance and SMS program against both FAA and international standards.

The vision of the ACSF is to promote and enable the highest levels of safety in personal and business aviation. This goal will be achieved by:

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