Silver Air Attains IS-BAO Stage 3, Furthering Commitment to Excellence in Aviation Safety
Santa Barbara, CA — December 15, 2023 — Silver Air, a leading charter operator and private jet management company, proudly announces the attainment of the prestigious IS-BAO Stage 3 designation, marking a significant milestone in the company’s commitment to ensuring the highest standards of safety in business aviation.
Administered by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC), the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) is a globally recognized benchmark for safety and efficiency in business aviation. Similar to an ISO-9000 standard of practice, IS-BAO is adopted by hundreds of operators worldwide, making it the industry-defining standard for flight operations.
The Stage 3 designation is a testament to Silver Air’s dedication to safety, indicating that safety management practices are fully integrated into the company’s core operations. It confirms the establishment and maintenance of a positive safety culture, reflecting the ongoing commitment to ensuring the safety of passengers and crew members.
Hansford Smith, Director of Safety at Silver Air, expressed his pride in the achievement, stating, “The IS-BAO Stage 3 Operator designation validates Silver Air’s commitment to continuous improvement and promoting a safe operating environment for our passengers and crew. A team effort made this achievement possible.”
This recognition reaffirms Silver Air’s position as an industry leader in safety practices and highlights its unwavering commitment to delivering excellence in every aspect of business aviation.
For more information about Silver Air and its commitment to safety, please visit https://www.silverair.com/safety-and-certifications/
About Silver Air
Founded in 2008, Silver Air Private Jets is an innovative, industry-leading aircraft management company and charter operator. As a DOT Certificated Air Carrier, the company operates under a Full FAA Part 135 certificate with worldwide operations. Based in Southern California with corporate offices in Santa Barbara, Silver Air manages a comprehensive fleet of luxury aircraft including light to long-range heavy jets with a global network operating around the clock, twenty-four hours a day.