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Unmanned Operator ProSky Studio Achieves ARGUS Unmanned Rating

ARGUS International, Inc. is pleased to announce ProSky Studio has achieved the ARGUS Unmanned Gold Rating. The ARGUS Gold Rating is one of three ARGUS Ratings unmanned operators may achieve. The ARGUS Audit Standard was designed for commercial unmanned aircraft operations to assess their operational safety and was developed to focus on the operator’s efforts to conduct appropriate standardized operations for every mission. As the first audit of its kind, it creates a fully-vetted registry of commercial Unmanned Aircraft Systems operators to support end-customer sourcing and due diligence requirements for internal operations and external vendor qualification. “As a professional unmanned


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ARGUS Launches Operational Excellence Program for Stage 3 IS-BAO Registered Flight Departments

ARGUS International, Inc. (ARGUS) is pleased to announce the launch of the Operational Excellence Program (OEP) for business aviation flight departments that are currently IS-BAO Stage 3 registered. Developed in response to interest from IS-BAO Stage 3 registered flight departments, the Operational Excellence Program will expand and enhance the overall management processes for participating flight departments. OEP was designed to facilitate the collection and sharing of de-identified information amongst its participants.  “I believe this program fits the needs of many of our top tier business aviation flight departments that have the capability and desire to focus on continuous improvement


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Premium Jet Becomes First Operator in Switzerland to Earn ARGUS Platinum Rating

ARGUS International, Inc. is pleased to announce Premium Jet as the first Swiss operator to achieve the prestigious ARGUS Platinum Rating. The Platinum Rating is the highest level of the ARGUS Ratings and is awarded only to air charter operators who have demonstrated successful implementation of industry best safety practices relative to their operations and maintenance. “The ARGUS Platinum rating means for us that beyond the already stringent standards of the aviation administration we also satisfy an independent, freely chosen and international quality and safety standard,” said Frank Wobith, Safety and Compliance Manager of Premium Jet AG. To attain


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Unmanned Safety Institute Expands Drone Curriculum to Washington State

Bremerton School District in Washington State Adopts USI Drone Curriculum The Unmanned Safety Institute, a subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc. and the leading provider of educational curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, announced Bremerton School District as the first Washington school district to adopt USI’s drone curriculum. “As Superintendent of the Bremerton School District, I am both thrilled and thankful that the students in our community will now have access to rigorous coursework in the Aeronautical Engineering field,” Dr. Aaron Leavell, Bremerton School District Superintendent. “This opportunity can lead to an important


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Unmanned Safety Institute Awards Flight Safety Certification to Over 700 Students

USI Releases Academic Activity Report for 2016-2017 School Year The Unmanned Safety Institute, a subsidiary of ARGUS International, Inc. and the leading provider of educational curriculum and industry certifications to students interested in a career as professional remote pilots, is proud to announce over 700 students have successfully obtained the Small UAS Safety Certification during the 2016-2017 school year. According the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration there will be an estimated 400,000 to 2.3 million licensed remote pilots by 2020. The Small UAS Safety Certification was established as part of a workforce development program to prepare students to an industry best practice standard for a


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