Fair Wind Air Charter Celebrates 20 Years as a WYVERN Wingman!


Stuart, FL: Executive Air Charter of Boca Raton, Inc. dba Fair Wind Air Charter has once more secured its designation of WYVERN Wingman Certified Operator following a successful Audit, conducted by WYVERN in January 2023. The WYVERN Wingman Standard, the first air charter audit standard in the aviation industry, provides a safety benchmark that allows air charter customers to assess performance expectations against recognized industry best operating practices before purchasing air charter services. 

“Fair Wind is excited to renew this certification and proudly celebrates twenty years of WYVERN Wingman status which underscores and symbolizes our strong commitment to industry best practices and safety standards,” says Alexander H. Beringer, Fair Wind’s Managing Partner and COO. 

WYVERN Wingman Operators are evaluated by the Wingman Standard criteria. The scope of the evaluation includes an assessment of operational activities, review on the company operational history and safety records, Safety Management System (SMS), internal evaluation program, administrative compositions, technical documentation, pilot and aircraft records, training requirements, and maintenance operations including technician training and experience. 

“WYVERN celebrates Fair Wind Air Charter’s achievement. Successful completion of the Wingman audit is proof that their leadership has identified safety as a core value and their team embraces excellence at all levels,” says Sonnie Bates, WYVERN CEO. 

About Fair Wind Air Charter 

Fair Wind is an FAA licensed Part 135 air carrier and boutique management organization headquartered in Stuart, Florida, managing aircraft for selective clients at seven base locations throughout Florida and New York. Operating incident and accident free since its founding in 1984 serves as evidence to the organization’s commitment to safety. It operates modern aircraft, employs highly trained staff, and maintains state-of-the-art safety systems, including Flight Operational Quality Assurance (FOQA). Fair Wind provides charter flights across America and throughout the world aboard business jets managed and operated at the highest standards. Fair Wind ranks amongst the largest management firms in the South-East U.S. providing aircraft charter in Bombardier, Gulfstream, Challenger, Cessna Citation as well as Dassault Falcon corporate jets. 

Learn more about Fair Wind Air Charter here. 

About WYVERN  

WYVERN Ltd is the leader in aviation safety risk management and training. Building on its 30-year reputation for delivering value to the aviation community, WYVERN ensures operational excellence through its flagship Wingman and Flight Leader Programs. WYVERN’s EXACT Program is a comprehensive and professional safety certification program for UAS end-users and operators. WYVERN’s Safety Leader Training Course™ provides the education and training that enables professionals to skillfully achieve operational excellence in any aviation organization. 

Learn more about WYVERN LTD here.