The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF), founded in 2007, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit foundation established to improve the safety of air charter and fractional aircraft ownership operations.
The vision of the ACSF is to enable on-demand charter providers and fractional program managers to achieve the highest levels of safety in the aviation industry. This goal will be achieved through:
1. Promotion and facilitation of risk management programs,
2. Advocacy for industry adoption of one common audit standard,
3. Dissemination of safety information and,
4. Creation of additional programs that advance the goals of the Foundation.
The Air Charter Safety Foundation will lead and support the advancement of the highest safety standards available to allow the charter and fractional ownership industry to offer the safest air transportation products in the world and to provide objective information about these standards and services to the public.
These are the guiding principles of the Air Charter Safety Foundation:
Passion for aviation, the charter and fractional ownership industry, and, above all, safety
Teamwork with our leadership, colleagues, and members
Integrity in our research, data, and programs
Openness to new ideas and creative partnerships
Objectivity in our analysis and portrayal of appropriate levels of safety
Accountability to our members, their passengers, the public, and each other