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Strategic alliance with industry-leading Aviation Safety consultants, SOS, provides additional safety services and support

Hilton Head Island, SC—Baldwin Aviation, the world’s leading provider of customized safety management and operational efficiency systems for aviation, ground and airport operations, has announced a strategic alliance with one of the industry’s leading Aviation Safety consultancies, Safety Operating Systems (SOS). The new collaborative program, BaldwinSOS™, provides clients of both firms with a suite of additional a la carte services that further enhances and supports safety.

Baldwin’s vast experience supporting business aviation, helicopter medical transport, small commercial operations and data sharing through its proprietary SMS and SAVVYdoc™ manual management software coupled with SOS’s expertise with large commercial operations provides a 360 degree safety program for a wide range of organizations. Building upon Baldwin’s facilitation of ASIAS and ASAP data collection, SOS also brings Flight Data Management (FDM/FOQA) to raise the bar and further simplify client’s safety programs.

“This arrangement is an extremely efficient and immediate way for both of us to offer significant enhancements to the services we currently provide our clients,” said Don Baldwin, Chief Executive Officer of Baldwin Aviation Safety & Compliance. “We now offer a compliment of services and programs our clients have been yearning for. We believe we are raising the standard for safety in the industry to an even higher level. BaldwinSOS™ will further solidify our companies’ ability to offer a premier collaborative Safety Management program………and bring exceptional concierge support services to both Baldwin and SOS clients. We’re extremely pleased to be working with SOS,” Don Baldwin continues. “The BaldwinSOS™ collaboration will further strengthen our programs by supplementing the identification and monitoring of Safety Performance Indicators (SPI) through Baldwin’s innovative Report Cards.”

“The strategic alliance of Baldwin with SOS brings two leaders in aviation safety together to give clients more services and new combined services,” said John Cox, President of Safety Operating Systems based out of Washington, DC, “BaldwinSOSTM provides a partnership of proven leadership in safety, training, flight data monitoring, and safety management systems. From large airlines to single aircraft operations BaldwinSOSTM is the right cost-effective safety enhancement. More safety for less cost. Baldwin is a great organization and we are delighted to be in partnership with them.“

“BaldwinSOS™ now makes Flight Operations Quality Assurance (FOQA) and Flight Data Monitoring (FDM) more readily available to Baldwin clients, whose data monitoring will now be incorporated into their Baldwin portal,” John Cox continues. “By working together, BaldwinSOS™ is able to provide very attractive pricing for implementing and servicing FDM for operators. This unique process ensures that maximum information is gained from the data and recorded in monthly reports that provide operators with clear information on their flight operations. Trend data within the monthly report will also highlight critical safety trends and allow early mitigation.”

SOS also provides high quality IS-BAO and IS-BAH auditing services for clients desiring IBAC registration.

About Baldwin Aviation

Founded in 2004, Baldwin is a global company founded to support the implementation and maintenance of safety management and related systems. Utilizing innovative proprietary technology supported by a team of experienced and credentialed aviation safety experts, Baldwin is considered the leader in the SMS industry. Baldwin is an IS-BAO and ISSSA registered company - further supporting Baldwin's leadership position in the SMS industry. Visit for more information.

About Safety Operating Systems (SOS)

Safety Operating Systems (SOS), founded in 2005, is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and recognized as one of the world’s leading aviation consultancies with global coverage. Recognized by IBAC as qualified to provide service support to business aircraft operators, SOS also has the credentialed experience to deliver all the services a large airline safety department might require on a scaled down version for smaller operations. Among other specializations, SOS offers expertise in Audit and Audit Preparation, FOQA/FDM/HFDM, and Emergency Response support and training. More information is available at

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