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Aviation business due diligence from SGS – enhance safety, improve service quality and protect your assets by choosing a Rated Operator.

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When selecting an aviation operator, you want to know that they provide high levels of quality, are committed to safety and will manage your assets wisely.

We can help you make your selection by performing due diligence through our Operator Ratings. When you choose a Rated OperatorTM, you can be sure you have hired an operator that has already demonstrated the highest levels of quality, safety and performance in the aviation industry.

Why choose aviation business due diligence from SGS?

Our due diligence service, applied via our Operator Ratings program, enables you to ensure that operators comply with the strictest quality and safety standards. We offer three operator rating levels: Gold, Gold Plus and Platinum.

Requirements for Gold Rated Operators

  • Operating certificate for a minimum of one year
  • At least one turbine aircraft on certificate
  • In-depth historical safety analysis
  • Pilot background check
  • Aircraft operational control validation

Requirements for Gold Plus Rated Operators

  • Operating certificate for a minimum of one year
  • At least one turbine aircraft on certificate
  • In-depth historical safety analysis
  • Pilot background check
  • Aircraft operational control validation
  • On-site audit with uncorrected findings

Requirements for Platinum Rated Operators

  • Pilot background check
  • Operating certificate for a minimum of one year
  • At least one turbine aircraft on certificate
  • In-depth historical safety analysis
  • Aircraft operational control validation
  • Emergency response plan
  • On-site audit with no or corrected findings
  • Functioning safety management system

Unrivaled Aviation Due Diligence from a Leading Provider

As the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, we have extensive experience in aviation management and the provision of due diligence services.

Contact us today to learn more about due diligence and Charter Operator ratings.