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Chantilly Air Jet Center Earns IS-BAH Certification

Manassas, VA, January 25, 2021 – Chantilly Air Jet Center, the newest FBO to serve the Washington DC Area, has successfully completed and implemented the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage I. The certification further validates Chantilly Air’s commitment to safety for customers, employees, and the industry adding to the Company’s International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO) Stage III certification.

IS-BAH incorporates a set of global industry best practices for business aircraft ground handlers and provides a Safety Management System (SMS). By achieving IS-BAH Stage I Certification, Chantilly Air embarks on the journey to become an IS-BAH Stage III operation, the highest level of the rigorous certification process.

Jimmy Thate, FBO General Manager, reflected on completing IS-BAH Stage I certification, “The safety and security of our Clientele and their assets are our top priority. We have built a state-of-the-art facility that provides the best amenities in the Washington DC area for transient and local aviators, it is important that our team members be trained and provide the highest level of service that match our facility.”

About Chantilly Air, Inc.

Chantilly Air is one of the largest and most established aviation service providers based in the DC Metro Area. Chantilly Air provides a range of aviation asset management services including Aircraft Maintenance, Charter, Management, Storage and FBO facilities.

Chantilly Air’s dedication to safety is reflected by being a Wyvern Wingman rated and International Standard for Business Aircraft Operation (IS-BAO) Stage 3 registered operator. In addition, Chantilly Air’s maintenance personnel have earned the FAA Diamond Award due to their excellent safety record, superior equipment and processes and strict adherence to best industry practices.

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