Accreditations & Affiliations
Department of Defense Approved Carrier
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Commercial Airlift Review Board has approved Kalitta Charters to participate in the DoD Air Transportation Program. This approval is based on inspections and aircraft check rides performed by the DoD Air Carrier Survey and Analysis Office, U.S. Air Force Headquarters and Air Mobility Command. Commercial air carriers are audited and inspected on an ongoing basis for authority to transport DoD personnel and contractors.
Department of Justice
Kalitta Charters is approved for flight operations by the U.S. Department of Justice. Flight operations are regularly conducted for various agencies within the Department of Justice including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal Bureau of Prisons, U.S. Marshalls Service and Drug Enforcement Agency.
Department of Energy
Kalitta Charters is approved for flight operations by the U.S. Department of Energy. In addition to standard passenger operations, Kalitta aircraft are on constant alert status for several nuclear incident response teams.
National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA)
Kalitta Charters became a member of the National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA) in 2005. NDTA is a non-political and non-profit educational association of government, military and industry professionals dedicated to fostering a strong and efficient global transportation and distribution system in support of national security. NDTA serves as a vital link between the armed forces, government and industry on current matters of transportation, travel, distribution, logistics and security.
Airlift/Tanker Association (ATA)
Kalitta Charters has been a proud corporate member of the Airlift/Tanker Association (ATA) since 2008. The ATA is dedicated to providing a forum for ensuring American military forces continue to have the air mobility capability required to implement U.S. national security strategy.
Department of Transportation (DOT)
Kalitta Charters adheres to all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. The DOT oversees the formulation of national transportation policy and promotes intermodal transportation. Other responsibilities range from negotiation and implementation of international transportation agreements, assuring the fitness of US airlines, enforcing airline consumer protection regulations, issuance of regulations to prevent alcohol and illegal drug misuse in transportation systems and preparing transportation legislation.
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Kalitta Charters is an FAA approved commercial air carrier. The FAA strives to reach the next level of safety, efficiency, environmental responsibility and global leadership. It is the continuing mission of the FAA to provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world.
U. S. General Services Administration
Kalitta Charters became a GSA Contractor in January 2010. Kalitta Charters holds GSA Schedule Contract No: GS33F0028W
(Schedule 599-4 and 599-1000) “Travel Service Solutions, Aircraft owner/operator”
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Kalitta Charters became a GSA Contractor in January, 2010. Kalitta Charters holds a GSA multiple award Schedule 599-4 and 599-1000 – Contract Number GS33F0028W
National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The Association represents 8,000 member companies of all sizes located across the country. NBAA provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Annual Meeting & Convention, the world’s largest civil aviation trade show.
National Air Transportation Association (NATA)
Kalitta Charters is a member of the National Air Transportation Association (NATA). NATA’s mission is to be the leading national trade association representing the legislative, regulatory and business interests of general aviation service companies and to provide education, services and benefits to its members to help ensure long-term economic success.
Air Transport Association (ATA)
Kalitta Charters is a member of the Air Transport Association (ATA). Founded in 1936, the Air Transport Association of America, Inc. (ATA) is the nation’s oldest and largest airline trade association. The association’s fundamental purpose is to foster a business and regulatory environment that ensures safe and secure air transportation and enables U.S. airlines to flourish, stimulating economic growth locally, nationally and internationally. By working with its members in the technical, legal and political arenas, ATA leads industry efforts to fashion crucial aviation policy and supports measures that enhance aviation safety, security and well-being. ATA has seen the airline industry grow from the small, pioneering companies of the 1930s into indispensable facilitators of the global economy. ATA and its members continue to play a vital role in shaping the future of air transportation.
Animal Transportation Association (ATA)
Kalitta Charters proudly carries a membership with the Animal Transportation Association (ATA), a non-profit association dedicated to the safe and humane transportation of animals worldwide.
Today, the transportation of pets and exotic animals is an everyday occurrence. The transport of livestock is an important part of the effort to help developing nations feed their people. Parks and zoos import a wide variety of animals from around the world … Cattle breeders and farmers rely on air, marine, and surface transportation to acquire livestock … Families who relocate often must transport their pets.
ATA provides an important opportunity for individuals, businesses, organizations and groups involved in any phase of animal transportation to become part of an international effort to find solutions to a variety of problems related to the transport of animals. At the same time, members are linked to information, resources, contacts and key developments in the field that can help them provide better services and conditions for animals in transit. The organization further encourages uniform and effective international regulations and humane handling of live animals. Every ATA member agrees to accept and support ATA’s Statement of Policies.
International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE)
Kalitta Charters has been a member of the International Society of Explosives Engineers (ISEE) since 2008. The ISEE was formed in 1974 as a professional society dedicated to promoting the safety, security and the controlled use of explosives in mining, quarrying, avalanche control and many other peaceful uses of explosives.
Fly A Charter (FAC)
Fly A Charter (FAC), certified by the Woman’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), is an Expedite Air Charter Manager providing door-to-door services. Utilizing a uniquely developed proprietary internet-based bidding system, Fly A Charter is able to match the client’s shipment with hundreds of pre-qualified carriers to offer suitable time and cost options, all with real-time track and trace.
Kalitta Air is an FAR 121 Air Carrier and a leading provider of air cargo transportation, offering both scheduled and chartered transportation services worldwide. The company’s 22 Boeing 747 freighters have been used to transport cargo ranging from delicate medical equipment, heavy machinery and livestock, to the U.S. mail.
Kalitta Air provides a fully integrated set of aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services. Kalitta Air Maintenance is an FAA certified 145 Repair Station and offers heavy maintenance, line maintenance, parts sales and service, component repair and overhaul, and engineering services.
In addition, Kalitta Air offers airline-related training including simulator training.
Kalitta race fans can follow their favorite Kalitta Motorsports NHRA driver through current blogs, news, and videos. Schedules and drivers include Doug Kalitta, Jeff Arend, and Dave Grubnic. You will also find a detailed bio of team owner and racing legend Connie Kalitta – “The Bounty Hunter” – who was inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame in 1992. Kalitta Motorsports visitors can find information on You Tube “Channel K” as well as connect with Team Kalitta on Facebook and Twitter.
National Hot Rod Association (NHRA)
Follow Kalitta Racing through the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA). The NHRA is the governing body that sets the rules for drag racing. It holds events all over the U.S. and Canada with over 80,000 drivers on its roster. The NHRA is one of the largest motorsports sanctioning bodies in the world.
Airnav.com is a supplemental resource for pilots and aviation enthusiasts. The site hosts a very large number of airports’ information such as; runway distance, airport frequencies and fixed base operator (FBO) information.
Currency Converter allows you to calculate currency and foreign rates. You can also convert special units and precious metals.
Convert the most popular units of measurement, such as temperature, volume, distance and many others.
Timeanddate.com provides all information related to times and dates, such as yearly and monthly calendars, countdown counters and the world clock. Use this site to determine what time it is anywhere in the world.
Kalitta Charters is Wyvern registered. Registered Operators maintain fleet, crew, and insurance information as well as verified regulatory documentation within the Wyvern system. This data is used for the Registered Standard PASS Program which is accessible to all our Broker, Corporate, and other Operator clients as a trip-specific, due diligence report.