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SSDM Congratulates Client Pentastar Aviation on its Safety 1st Clean Certification
Troy, MI
08/06/2020 01:25 PM

TROY, MI. – SSDM, digital agency partner to Pentastar Aviation, congratulates the  leader in business aviation, upon receipt of the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) Safety 1st Clean standard certification.


The standard, implemented within Pentastar’s Executive Terminal or Fixed Base Operation (FBO), is a cleaning guideline developed in response to infectious disease and provides guidance on facility cleaning, disinfecting and facility operations in response to a pandemic. The goal of this standard is to safeguard valued customers, their personal and corporate assets, and FBO team members. Upon completing the self-certification checklist and submitting the required documentation to NATA, FBOs are allowed to highlight their participation in the program by displaying the Safety 1st Clean logo.


“The safety of customers, employees and visitors to our campus will always be our top priority,” said Pentastar President Greg Schmidt. “Implementing the NATA Safety 1st Clean standard reinforces our steadfast commitment to safety. As we continue to monitor the effects of COVID-19 daily, we are creating an environment that is clean, safe and comfortable while strictly adhering to the latest CDC, TSA and FAA protocols. We also will continue to implement preventative safety measures, and consistently review new solutions designed to minimize the impact of COVID-19 as they become available.”


With a robust Safety Management System and a well-documented Emergency Response Plan, Pentastar Aviation has earned numerous aviation safety designations, as it adheres to the highest standards of safety and service excellence. In addition to the NATA Safety 1st Clean certification. Pentastar also is a member of the National Safety Council, Air Charter Safety Foundation and is involved in their voluntary Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP).

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About SSDM
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About Pentastar Aviation

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
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