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JMA Solutions prides itself on following the best practices in Safety Management Systems (SMS) and provides expertise to support our government clients in mitigating aviation safety risks. Our team has years of experience and extensive knowledge of all the components of SMS including Safety Policy; Safety Risk Management (SRM); Safety Assurance; SRM panel facilitation; and SMS training.

JMA sponsors and participates in the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO) Safety and Operations Working Groups in support of the international aviation community. 


Safety Management Support to the FAA

As illustrated in the graphic below, JMA's safety management support to the FAA supports the four components of the FAA's SMS:

Safety Policy

Safety Risk Management

  • Facilitation of SRM Panels
  • Safety Risk Analyses

Safety Analysis and Documentation

  • NextGen Weather Processor
  • Combined Support Service-Weather Systems
  • FAA Modernization and Reform Act
  • Rulemaking for Small UAS
  • Class B-G Airspace Classifications for UAS Operations
  • UAS Operational Test Sites
  • Integrated Terminal Weather Systems
  • Weather and Radar Processor

Safety Assurance

  • Air Traffic Safety Action Program Support
  • Data Analysis of Safety Performance Targets
  • Compliance Verification for Acquisitions

Safety Promotion

  • Instructor-Led Course and Facilitation
  • Web-based Training Development

SRM Panel Facilitation, Analysis, and Documentation Preparation for:

  • Nextgen Weather Processor (NWP)
  • FAA Modernization and Reform Act
  • UAS Operations, Test Sites, Airspace, and Rulemaking
  • Combined Support Service - Weather (CSS-Wx)
  • Integrated Terminal Weather System (ITWS)
  • Weather and Radar Processor (WARP)

Review or download our Safety Management Capabilities. (Adobe Acrobat .pdf format)

Success Stories:

JMA supports the UAS Integration Office and the NextGen Weather Program Office.  JMA conducts and facilitates the FAA's SRM panels that assess risk in the NAS.  Our work includes Safety Risk Analyses of all airspace operations and classifications. Our support enables the FAA to effectively and efficiently review and approve Certificates of Waiver or Authorization (COA) for drone usage in various airspace classifications. We have assisted the FAA with processing over 6,000 COAs. Follow the link for more information on our support for Commercial UAS Operations.  In addition, we provide support for developing SRM Documents and Safety Risk Management Decision Memorandums (SRMDM) for weather systems and other changes within the national airspace system.

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