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Pentastar Aviation Joins the National Safety Council

WATERFORD, Mich. – Pentastar Aviation, an industry leader in business aviation, has joined the National Safety Council (NSC). The council, chartered by Congress, is the nation’s leading safety advocate. For more than 100 years, it has worked with companies and organizations to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in home and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy.

“The foundation of our entire operation revolves around the safety of our employees and passengers,” said Pentastar President & CEO Greg Schmidt. “We have dedicated safety professionals on staff, programs that allow for non-punitive safety reporting, and conduct comprehensive and ongoing program reviews and audits. Our membership in the National Safety Council reinforces our steadfast commitment to safety.”

Pentastar Aviation adheres to the highest standards of safety and service excellence. In addition to membership in the NSC, Pentastar is also a member of the Air Charter Safety Foundation and is involved in their voluntary Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP). Pentastar also has a robust Safety Management System, a well-documented Emergency Response Plan, and has earned numerous aviation safety designations.

About Pentastar Aviation

Pentastar Aviation, wholly owned by Edsel B. Ford II, is a leader in the world of business aviation, providing aircraft management, advisory services, aircraft maintenance, avionics services, interior services and award-winning Executive Terminal services. Air charter transportation services are provided by Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc., a U.S. FAR Part 135 on-demand air carrier, or by other U.S., FAR Part 135 certificated on-demand air carriers arranged by Pentastar Aviation, LLC. Their team is committed to delivering the highest standards of safety and service excellence to their customers.

Pentastar Aviation has been servicing regional and global travelers for more than 50 years and is headquartered at Oakland County International Airport (PTK). For more information, please visit