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Press Release


Media Contact: Marj Rose, MarketLift

Baldwin Contact: Nancy Baldwin 


Baldwin Supports RedTail Flight Academy

Contributes Comprehensive Safety Program

Hilton Head, SC – October 21, 2021 — Baldwin Safety & Compliance announced it will contribute advanced Safety Management System (SMS) software, consulting, and mentoring to the RedTail Flight Academy at New York Stewart International Airport.


As an all-volunteer program impacting hundreds of young people, the RedTail Flight Academy is making world-class flight training accessible to aspiring minority aviators in the spirit of the Tuskegee Airmen from World War II.


Baldwin Safety & Compliance Director of Standards, Jason Starke commented, “I am excited to be working with the outstanding team at the RedTail Flight Academy and look forward to mentoring students that are presented with a unique opportunity for a career in aviation. As our industry’s workforce demands continue, it’s important that we open doors for these students to provide a future of diversity and inclusion.”


Baldwin President, Donald Baldwin added, “It is such an honor to work with this exceptional volunteer organization that is serious about putting safety and professionalism first. We are proud to join fellow business aviation colleagues in supporting this academy and look forward to being involved in their continued success.”


About Baldwin Safety & Compliance


Founded in 2004, Baldwin is a global company founded to support the implementation and maintenance of customizable safety and quality management (SMS/QMS) and related business support systems such as ASAP/ASIAS, FDM/FOQA, LOAs, MELs, and Document Management software. Baldwin conforms to ICAO, FAA, EASA, Transport Canada, and other State standards and regulatory requirements. As an IS-BAH and IS-BAO Program Support Affiliate (PSA) company, Baldwin was selected to support the IS-BAO Progressive Stage 3 program. In addition, Baldwin was also selected to support RedTail Flight Academy’s training initiative, as well as an HAI-SMS Partner Provider - further supporting Baldwin's leadership position in the SMS industry. Visit or call 888.222.2112 for more information. RedTail Flight Academy Based at the New York Stewart International Airport in New Windsor, New York, the RedTail Flight Academy (RFA) represents a major milestone toward bringing more diversity to aviation, making world-class flight training accessible to young, aspiring minority aviators. The RedTail Flight Academy supports a Part 141 flight training curriculum that spans 10 months and results in a multi-engine commercial pilot license with an instrument rating for candidates between the ages of 18 and 21. The academy is a leadership development program developed by Tuskegee Airmen Inc.’s Major General Irene Trowell-Harris chapter and its 501(C)3-approved Lee A. Archer Red Tail Youth Flying Program.

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