What Are The Advantages Of Utilizing Third Party Aircraft Charter and Management Services?
Added: (Mon Jan 07 2019)
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Owning a private jet is not affair small undertaking. It involves spending a significant amount of resources to meet safety and regulatory requirements before service levels are even considered. Most aircraft owners want to use private aviation as an efficiency tool and do not want get into the business of running a corporate flight department. This is when using the services of a reputable aircraft charter and management company can be of great help.
They not only maximize the benefits of travelling on general aviation aircraft but also increase the efficiency and reliability of operating the aircraft. Some of the core benefits of availing professional management services are as follows:
Aircraft Maintenance Management
An aircraft charter and management company is a storehouse of experienced managers who understand the maintenance life cycles of aircraft. They are knowledgeable as regards the guidelines as set by FAA related to the operation of the aircraft and make sure to abide by each one of them.
Where the scheduled and non –scheduled maintenance is performed in house under Part 91, under Part 135 or by using a third party maintenance provider, the management company will be charged with scheduling and managing the maintenance schedule on behalf of the owner. In this way, they provide the owner with complete transparency and advise as to pending maintenance activity with the owner’s best interest in mind.
Scheduling and Despatch
The best thing about availing the services of a well-known aircraft charter and management company is that it provides its clients with full control over the functionality of the flight using the resources of its dedicated professionals. Furthermore, they provide flight following and logistical support for all aspects of the travel experience, including catering, ground transportation, concierge services, etc.
Starting from itinerary planning to catering and ground transportation, everything is sorted by the expert professionals. To put it simply, every requirement of the owner is addressed so that every detail is accounted for and nothing is left to chance.
Crew and Training
An experienced Aircraft Charter and Management (ACM) firm understands their responsibilities very well. Their greatest management duty is to always provide highly-trained and motivated crews. Professional ACMs make sure to select only those professionals who pass their stringent selection criteria.
In addition to providing all necessary initial training, the aircraft management company must also provide recurrent training at various milestones. Ensuring compliance with strict Part 135 regulations is one of the most vital services a top ACM company provides its aircraft owners.
State of the Art Reporting
A company providing aircraft management is dedicated to providing complete accounting and owner summary services. The management company can help individual owners receive better pricing on some services through volume purchasing under the name of the ACM Company.
At the end of each month each aircraft owner will be provided a complete management statement which will detail every hour flown, every fuel purchase, every maintenance event, etc. Having timely and accurate monthly owner statements helps each owner ensure they are up to date and accurate with all of their other financial records regarding aircraft ownership.
In conclusion, anyone considering owning an aircraft should carefully consider hiring professional management to handle the myriad of regulatory, economic and admistratrive issues that accompany aircraft ownership.
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