ABS Jets receives safety awards


Company is awarded two safety awards, the NBAA commercial business flying safety award and the NBAA pilot safety award

Vladimir PetakABS Jets has received two
safety awards. The first award has been presented by NBAA to ABS Jets for their
outstanding safety record. The NBAA commercial business flying safety award has
been given to ABS Jets for their record of 8 years and 19,938 consecutive
flying hours without accident, incident, injury or damage to persons or
property. This is the second time ABS Jets has been recognised by NBAA for
their outstanding safety record, the first occasion was in 2009. The NBAA
flying safety awards recognise exceptional achievement in maintaining safe
flying operations.

The second award presented
to ABS Jets is the NBAA pilot safety award which has been given to ABS Jets
pilot Stefan Kukura for 5,500 flying hours without accident, incident or damage
and injury to people and property. Kukura has been with ABS Jets since 2004 and
was one of the first pilots flying for the company. During his career with ABS
Jets Stefan has been instrumental in maintaining the company’s’ impeccable
safety record. As well as his duties as a pilot, Stefan is responsible for
developing ABS Jets training and safety programs, he also ensures that all
safety rules and regulations are implemented and strictly applied to ABS Jets

With a company strategy of
increasing its fleet by one aircraft a year safety is always a fundamental part
of ABS Jets’ operations.

ABS Jets chief executive
Vladimir Petak is delighted that ABS Jets safety record has been recognised, he
said “This is very exciting for ABS Jets to receive these Awards and a great
honour that our track record in safety has been acknowledged. The two awards
underline the stringent procedures we implement when it comes to safety and

Similarly Stefan Kukura was
very pleased to receive the pilot safety award, he said “This is a great honour
for me. For my work with ABS Jets to be recognised by NBAA is something I could
never have imagined, I am very happy to receive this award.”

Photograph: Vladimir Petak, chief executive ABS Jets

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