This website uses cookies
More information
Business Air News Bulletin
Business Air News Bulletin
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Why visit ACE ’24?

Related background information from the Handbook...

Bombardier Aviation

Pentastar Aviation Charter


BAN's World Gazetteer

The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Request your printed copy

Pentastar safety manager joins Bombardier Council
Safety manager and G550 captain Cory Flatoff is looking forward to using his skillset to make a positive impact at Safety Standdown. He joins Bombardier's advisory council, helping to promote pilot safety.
Cory Flatoff has joined the Bombardier Safety Standdown advisory council.
Read this story in our February 2022 printed issue.

The Bombardier Safety Standdown Council has welcomed Pentastar Aviation's Cory Flatoff as a new member of its advisory council. Flatoff, who currently serves as a safety manager and G550 captain for the Waterford, Michigan-based business aviation operator, plans to be as hands-on as possible at the annual seminar event, helping to promote knowledge-based pilot safety training along with personal discipline and responsibility as essential elements of aviation safety and professionalism.

“We are excited that Cory will be part of the Advisory Council at the industry leading Bombardier Safety Standdown. We are confident that with his extensive experience in safety related fields, he will be a valued asset to the team,” says Pentastar Aviation vice president of flight operations Bob Rufli.

The Bombardier Safety Standdown advisory council provides expertise and recommendations to further the Safety Standdown programme's mission of preventing human error in aviation through global educational resources. The council serves in an advisory capacity and is accountable to keep Safety Standdown programmes on track with long-term goals.

The mission of the advisory council is to provide advice and recommendations for the content and direction of the Safety Standdown programmes, by evaluating past activities, assisting in development of current projects and creating and supporting its future goals.

Flatoff says: “I want to share my experiences and help Safety Standdown grow to even higher levels. I want as many people as possible to experience the same recharged feeling that I experienced that very first and every subsequent Standdown.”

Other News
The Global 7500 sets more than 30 speed records
March 26, 2024
Record-setting flights include Farnborough to Muharraq and Phoenix to Paris, but Global 7500s are active worldwide on customer and demo missions and the fleet has surpassed 100,000 hours and 165 deliveries.
ARGUS celebrates incoming operators
March 14, 2024
Bombardier launches US technician apprenticeship programme
February 19, 2024
Bruce takes helm at Pentastar
February 9, 2024
The former US Marine Brad Bruce has been a member of the Pentastar team for 10 years, recently serving as EVP of sales and maintenance where he led the sales and marketing, business development and strategy.