welcome to ghs

Welcome to GHS Aviation Group and thank you for visiting our website!

We are a team of experienced aviation professionals who are passionately committed and dedicated to your aviation safety and giving back to our industry. Strategically based within the Washington, D.C. Metro area, GHS has assembled a globally diverse, cross-functional team of aviation industry experts. These accomplished individuals have established track records of success in aviation safety and have proven, results-oriented experience from aviation organizations throughout the world.

Collectively, GHS Aviation Group provides our clients with culturally sensitive, organizationally accepted, and financially responsible aviation safety and quality solutions. Our experienced, former senior level airline management personnel fully understand the multiple aviation safety challenges facing you and our industry on a daily basis. GHS subject matter experts take tremendous pride in sharing their real-word experiences and long-standing knowledge of aviation safety in order to ensure an effective strategic skill transfer to those aviation organizations and individuals whom we have the distinct pleasure of serving.

Whether your specific needs are centered upon aviation safety, aviation auditing, aviation training, aviation consulting services, or other aviation related challenges, your GHS Team can be relied upon to meet your scheduling requirements. In addition, we are fully committed to being responsive to your specific aviation safety and business needs, while truly empowering your management and staff personnel to meet their full performance potential.

As a successful aviation organization that believes in over-delivery, client-first commitment, and competitive pricing, GHS Aviation Group is your single-source, one-stop provider of aviation safety and quality system solutions.


"Why GHS?"

 GHS Aviation Group
  • GHS Aviation Group will exceed your expectations --- Always!
  • GHS Aviation Group is committed, competitively priced, and culturally sensitive
  • GHS Aviation Group is responsive and empathetic to your aviation organization’s needs
  • GHS Aviation Group will stay with you from start to finish to ensure your success
  • GHS Aviation Group experts have literally “Been there and done that”, having held senior airline management positions globally

  • We work collaboratively with you to firstly validate what is being done “right”, and then work with you to make it even better
  • Our auditors are highly experienced IOSA/ISAGO/ISSA Auditors with extensive international aviation industry experience
  • We take pride in making your audit a value-added, positive learning experience

  • We provide you and your aviation organization a Team of recognized industry experts with real world experience
  • Our consulting professionals have held top level executive positions globally
  • We partner with you and your organization in developing and managing programs that meet your aviation safety needs

  • Our aviation courses are interactive and customized to better meet your aviation organization’s specific needs
  • Our aviation courses are taught by professionals with international aviation training expertise
  • Our curriculum of specialized aviation course work empowers your employees to return to the workplace with the ability to immediately apply their new skills

What we do?

aviation auditing

GHS strongly believes that the auditing process can truly be a valuable educational experience that provides a meaningful opportunity for sharing of knowledge.


aviation consulting

Helping our clients achieve and maintain global industry safety and quality standards, with deep-seated respect for culture and tradition, has set GHS apart from our competition.


aviation training

GHS instructors are highly-experienced aviation industry subject matter experts making the training courses they present much more than just an academic exercise.


Our Team

Jackie Barnes


Managing Director
Consulting & Training

George Snyder


President & CEO

Amy Pannett


Operations & Training




Thank you to our global clients
GHS Clients

Whom we proudly serve!


Philippine Airlines

"Committed, exceptional training instructors and conscious to our business needs are just some of the words to describe GHS Aviation Group. WE have been getting their services for auditing, training, and consultancy services. It is with pride to work them - particularly George and Jackie, the dynamic duo, as we call them.

Their wealth of experience and open discussions with key management personnel will make you realize that it's not only about business after all, but a more personal interation as well of which makes the association a success."

Ray B. Talvera, Vice President
Quality Department
Philippine Airlines


Industries Served

  • • Aircraft Maintenance Organizations (AMO)
  • • Airlines – Passenger
  • • Airlines – All Cargo
  • • Aviation Industry Trade Associations

  • • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • • Corporate & Business Aviation
  • • Flight Schools
  • • Ground Service Providers

  • • Insurance Brokers / Underwriters
  • • Law Firms
  • • Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM)
  • • Rotary Wing Operators