Today, we’re discussing threats and errors inside business aviation operations that can eat away safety margin and expose private jet principals and passengers to unnecessary risk. To help us, we’re joined by author, speaker, and aviation safety advocate, Shannon Forest. He’s here to identify and handle these sometimes silent threats/errors lurking within our business aviation activities.
Show notes to be posted soon.
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