CSI’s aviation logistics capabilities include ground support, aircraft fuel, and staging and security services.
Ground Support & Fuel
CSI provides a wide variety of ground support services for chartered and managed aircraft including ground handling, permits, landing clearances and fuel.
The company can supply aircraft fuel 24/7/365. The company uses an established network of intermediary service providers to provide its contractual customers with cost efficient fuel. The company’s relationships with fuel providers enable it to offer customers aviation fuel at competitive contract rates.
Staging & Security
CSI will provide staging and security for aircraft, passengers and cargo when necessary at any airfield worldwide.
Services may include, but are not limited to:
- Advance screening of airfield facilities
- Selection of suitable airfields for staging purposes
- Aircraft in secure hangar facilities
- Aircraft security using armed personnel
The company can also provide armed security personnel on passenger and cargo charter flights, when requested. The company maintains contractual agreements with several security companies for this purpose.
Aircraft Acquisition Services
CSI can locate and purchase aircraft on behalf of a customer when needed. The company’s extensive aircraft acquisition experience enables it to provide this service when a specific aircraft, or an aircraft with specific performance characteristics, is required. CSI conducts due diligence tasks in conjunction with these services that include, but are not limited to:
- Aircraft inspections
- Records review
- Title search
CSI can also facilitate modifications to an aircraft, including systems integration, and securing an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) if needed.