Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), the global leader in Upset Prevention & Recovery Training (UPRT), announces at BASS 2018 the renewal of its longstanding partnership with USAIG to overcome Loss of Control In-flight (LOC-I) for its policyholders. LOC-I is the leading cause of fatalities in commercial, corporate, and general aviation today.
Original PRWeb Release: USAIG and APS Renew Upset Training Partnership Via Performance Vector Safety Initiative
Chicago, IL – May 10, 2018 — Aviation Performance Solutions (APS), the global leader in Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT), announced today at the 63rd Business Aviation Safety Summit (BASS) the renewal of its partnership with USAIG to provide UPRT as part of their Performance Vector safety initiative. The Performance Vector program allows eligible policyholders to choose annually from a range of valuable safety enhancing programs and services delivered by the industry’s leading providers. Through this partnership with APS, USAIG is helping to provide its policyholders with critical life-saving skills to mitigate the risk of Loss of Control In-flight (LOC-I), aviation’s most lethal safety threat.
APS has been at the forefront of a decades-long effort, working with regulatory agencies and safety-minded aviation organizations to develop the world’s most proven and effective strategies and techniques to effectively recognize, prevent or overcome LOC-I. The APS UPRT curriculum is in strict compliance with the latest ICAO, IATA, and FAA guidance, best practices, and standards and has been proven effective in training thousands of pilots across all aviation sectors. Corporate flight departments, government agencies, the military, owner-operators, airlines and other air carriers around the globe rely on APS to arm their pilots with the necessary skills and strategies to overcome these life-threatening events. More than 30,000 pilots will participate in APS UPRT programs this year alone, including comprehensive UPRT training provided to the pilots of two of the largest major legacy US airlines. Learn more about the APS USAIG program: apstraining.com/usaig-upset-recovery-training-by-aps/
“We carefully select Performance Vector partners to ensure we are providing safety enhancing programs that add significant value and long-term safety improvements,” said John Brogan, USAIG President and CEO. “APS UPRT is a powerful Performance Vector offering with measurable safety results, and the program has been invaluable to policyholders who have taken advantage of the unique opportunity to gain critical piloting skills and solidify the safety of their flight departments.”
“As a forward-thinking and safety-oriented company, USAIG is providing their policyholders with powerful tools to enhance safety and make marked improvements to their organizations,” said APS President, Paul BJ Ransbury. “APS UPRT effectively teaches pilots the skills they need to recognize, prevent and, if necessary, recovery from an unexpected airplane upset. We are honored to continue working with USAIG to bring these services to their policyholders and aid in improving global air safety. ”
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 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. Please visit our website at: apstraining.com
United States Aircraft Insurance Group (USAIG) provides a full spectrum of coverage options for owners, operators, manufacturers and maintainers of corporate, private and commercial aircraft. In 1928, our founders –World War I pilots and businessmen David Beebe and Reed Chambers – saw the need for an insurance company that truly understood aviation. We remain a world aviation insurance leader delivering innovative, custom-tailored insurance products and services, including Performance Vector safety programs and Performance Vector PLUS good experience returns. United States Aviation Underwriters, Inc. manages USAIG, maintaining the industry’s largest network of underwriting and field claims offices. USAU’s wholly owned subsidiary, Toronto-based Canadian Aviation Insurance Managers manages the Canadian Aircraft Insurance Group insurance pool. USAIG is a subsidiary of General Re Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company. Follow us on Twitter @USAIG_CAIG, Facebook & LinkedIn. Please visit our website at usaig.com