The Professional Aviation
   Board Of Certification

PABC was incorporated in Washington, DC, USA on January 10, 2003.

PABC's corporate documents (click on titles to view):

Current PABC Officers (October 10, 2016 to October 9, 2018):

  • President           - Capt. Benjamin A. Berman
  • Vice President        - Dr. Manoj S. Patankar, FRAeS
  • Treasurer           - Raymond Elgy (Interim)
  • Secretary           - Capt (Ret) Peter J. "Pete" Wolfe, FRAeS

Board of Directors

PABC is governed by a Board of Directors, comprised of up to 21 members representing the six (6) stakeholder groups impacted by the standards and certification scheme being developed by PABC. The stakeholder groups include:

  1. Aviation Educators
  2. Employers
  3. Insurers
  4. Manufacturers
  5. Pilots
  6. The Public

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council has been created to enable representatives of state (national)  regulatory authorities to participate in the affairs of PABC without holding a voting position on the Board. In addition, it enables an unspecified number of other interested parties to participate in a non-voting capacity, including the groups listed below.

  • Government / Aviation Regulators
  • Scientific Researchers
  • Military Aviation Training