Safety Standards

SAFETY STANDARDS

Proactive • Predictive • Safety First

SAFETY FIRST

Elevate Jet believes in the absolute highest level of safety and will not settle for anything less.

That is why our stringent operational control standards exceed FAA Part 91 and Part 135 regulatory requirements. We have reliable risk management systems and strict pilot training procedures to protect you, your associates and your aircraft. Our safety culture promotes rigorous regulatory compliance, risk-informed planning and data-driven decision-making throughout the organization.

CONTINOUS IMPROVEMENT

Elevate Jet is one of the very few aircraft management companies with a dedicated Director of Safety on staff. In the pursuit of continuous improvement, our Director of Safety actively solicits input from the personnel who operate, maintain, or dispatch our aircraft daily.

Elevate’s Director of Safety is always focused on:

OUR CERTIFICATIONS

These comprehensive and elite evaluations hold our flight and maintenance operations in line with the aviation industry’s best safety practices.

  • ARGUS Platinum Rating The Platinum Rating is the highest level rating in the ARGUS audit standard. Only those air charter operators who have demonstrated successful implementation of industry best safety practices regarding their operations and maintenance receive this reward. Elevate Jet received its Platinum rating in August 2020. 
  • International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage 1 CertificateIS-BAO is specifically formulated for business aviation and accepted worldwide as the benchmark for safety and efficiency in business aircraft operations. Elevate Jet’s Stage 1 certificate was awarded on September 2020.
  • Wyvern Wingman Certification — The newest of Elevate Jet’s safety certification, Wingman Certification is Wyvern’s highest rating and is one of the most reputable and recognized standards in the aviation industry.

“SAFETY FIRST IS SAFETY ALWAYS”

-Charles M Hayes

CREW HIRING & TRAINING

The world’s most desired planes deserve only the most skilled and experienced pilots. Our pilots’ flight hours far exceed the FAA requirement of only 1,500 hours. With safety always at the forefront of everything we do, we will define and hire the appropriate number of crew members to effectively operate your aircraft.

ELEVATE JET IS DILIGENT IN THE SELECTION PROCESS OF YOUR DEDICATED PILOTS. DURING THE PILOT HIRING PROCESS, YOU WILL HAVE THE ABILITY TO REVIEW RESUMES, PARTICIPATE IN THE INTERVIEW PROCESS, AND PROVIDE FINAL APPROVAL. WE ENCOURAGE CLIENTS TO BE INVOLVED IN THIS PROCESS.

Our pre-employment pilot screening and onboarding processes are rigorous and include: