APS is the only UPRT provider in the world exclusively dedicated to UPRT to achieve IS-BAO Stage II, a multi-year accomplishment integrating third party safety auditors.
Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) October 11, 2017
Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), a global provider of Upset Prevention & Recovery Training (UPRT), announced today at the National Business Aviation Association Convention and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE 2017) the achievement of the second stage of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) safety management system (SMS). APS is the only UPRT provider in the world exclusively dedicated to UPRT to achieve IS-BAO Stage II, a multi-year accomplishment integrating third party safety auditors. APS is at BACE booth #N1412 with its newest high altitude jet upset training aircraft at Henderson Executive Airport, static display #SD33.
According to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Manual on Aeroplane Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, the following key factors ensure UPRT is delivered safely and effectively: (1) competent, well-qualified instructors, (2) use of airplanes appropriate for the task, and (3) airplanes are operated “within a well-structured safety management system (SMS) environment.” Achieving IS-BAO Stage II signifies not only that APS has an SMS developed according to the highest levels of safety and professionalism, but also that the SMS is being consistently utilized and is successful in achieving real world advancements in safety. More at apstraining.com/isbao
“APS is dedicated to excellence in providing our customers with the most effective UPRT available and in the safest environment,” said APS president Paul “BJ” Ransbury. “We measure our business practices by adhering to, and surpassing, the highest standards of instructor qualification, aircraft maintenance, and safety as set forth by globally recognized oversight organizations, while measuring success by our ability to accomplish the APS mission to help pilots bring everyone home safely.”
About Aviation Performance Solutions
Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), headquartered at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona, trains thousands of professional pilots and instructors in comprehensive Upset Prevention and Recovery Training skill development. APS provides integrated LOC-I solutions via industry-leading computer-based, on-aircraft (jet and piston), and full-flight simulator Upset Prevention & Recovery Training (UPRT). All training is in full compliance with the Airplane Upset Recovery Training Aid, FAA Advisory Circular 120-109A on Stall and Stick Pusher Training, ICAO Manual on Aeroplane Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, IATA Guidance Material and Best Practices for the Implementation of Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, and the FAA Advisory Circular 120-111 on Upset Prevention and Recovery Training. APS is the only Part 141 Flight School certified in the delivery of complete upset prevention & recovery, stall/spin and instrument upset recovery training courses worldwide. With additional training locations in Texas (USA), The Netherlands (Europe), and military division in Alabama (USA), APS provides global access to the highest quality Upset Prevention and Recovery Training available.