Flexjet wins two awards


Company gains 13th consecutive FAA Diamond Award of Excellence and NATA Five-Star Award

Bombardier Learjet 45XRFlexjet has been awarded the
Diamond Award of Excellence by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and
the US National Air Transportation Association (NATA) for excellence in aircraft
technical training.

“It is our technicians’
unyielding dedication to the highest safety standards that have enabled Flexjet
to win the FAA Diamond Award more times than any other fractional jet ownership
provider,” said Dave Gross, vice president, operations, Flexjet. “Thirteen
consecutive years of outstanding maintenance training is not only a remarkable
achievement, but a shining example of their steadfast commitment to

The US National Air
Transportation Association is also granting Flexjet’s maintenance organisation
with a second consecutive Five Star Award. To secure this standing, at least 90
percent of AMTs participated in a qualified training programme and completed a
minimum of 12 hours of education per year.