This website uses cookies
More information
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.
See more information from the Business Air News Handbook...
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Request your printed copy

APS chief takes helm at NBAA Safety Committee
Paul Ransbury’s vast experience and leadership roles in military, airline and advanced flight training operations, combined with multi-decade experience as CEO at APS, ideally suit him to the chairmanship through 2024.
NBAA Safety Committee chairman Paul BJ Ransbury.

Arizona-headquartered upset prevention and recovery training (UPRT) company Aviation Performance Solutions CEO Paul BJ Ransbury has been named chairman of the NBAA Safety Committee.

“As a long-standing member of the NBAA Safety Committee who has served in working group, team lead and vice chairman leadership roles, the NBAA is pleased to appoint Paul BJ Ransbury as chairman of the committee,” says senior vice president, safety, security, sustainability and international operations Douglas Carr. “BJ's vast experience and leadership roles in military, airline and advanced flight training operations, combined with multi-decade experience as CEO at APS, ideally suit him to the chairmanship through 2024 of this critically-important committee dedicated to making business aviation safer."

The NBAA Safety Committee serves the membership with strategic guidance and advice on matters relating to the safe operation of aircraft. The committee provides insight to the membership and board of directors by periodically identifying significant industry risks and serves as a centre of expertise on a wide range of relevant business aviation safety matters. The committee collaboratively leverages a multi-disciplinary team of passionate professionals to develop valued solutions that make business aviation even safer.

“I am deeply honoured and privileged to chair this prestigious and safety-focused team of aviation champions,” says Ransbury. "The NBAA Safety Committee is comprised of 70 plus leading experts and passionate safety practitioners dedicated to improving safety and saving lives across a wide spectrum of business aviation domains. Together, we look forward to selflessly and proactively serving the NBAA board of directors and the NBAA's many thousands of members.”

Other News
 
NBAA welcomes comment period extension on SMS rule
January 31, 2023
Small operators form focus of NBAA online learning series
December 28, 2022
EVP appointment positions APS to meet worldwide pilot demand
December 13, 2022
Julian Eftekar's dedication to aviation safety, his people skills and his significant expertise make him an asset not only to APS but also to its customers and partners.
Starr's safety partnership cuts risks across ownership lifecycle
October 24, 2022
Industry associations welcome net-zero commitment from ICAO
October 20, 2022
NBAA, IBAC and GAMA have all welcomed ICAO's adoption of 2050 net-zero and applaud governments for embracing the long term carbon reduction goal.
NBAA honours Rosanvallon and Schwartz with top awards
October 18, 2022