2017 NBAA Safety Award
Award Winning Safety
Safety isn’t a cost of doing business, it is business.
Safety is the basis for everything we do. Whirlwind’s perfect safety record over 20 years is a not only to our pilots, management and maintenance, but to the reliable aircraft we fly.
Flight Safety ProCard
Recognizing the Highest Levels of Training
The best safety device in any aircraft is a well-trained crew. Our passengers depend on us to deliver them safely to their destination.
Having earned a FlightSafety ProCard is an assurance of our commitment to safety, it certifies that we’ve attained the highest levels of professional training. It tells the world that we have met FlightSafety’s rigorous, industry-leading standards of proficiency, placing us among aviation’s elite.
An Emblem of Distinction
Aviation professionals who carry a ProCard demand the best of themselves, training to keep skills sharp and flights safe. We aspire not just to adequacy, but to the highest levels of proficiency. We don’t just train to maintain. We train to excel. To receive this honor, one must demonstrate superior airmanship. Exhibit sound crew-resource management skills. Display exceptional systems knowledge. And consistently exceed FAA ATP/Type Rating Practical Test Standards. That kind of dedication is why we deserve to be rewarded.
What It Means to Carry a ProCard
FlightSafety awards ProCards to pilots who demonstrate their commitment to safety by exhibiting excellence in their training courses and by returning regularly to build and renew skills.