- 10 Dec 2021
- Tony Kioussis
- Aviation Podcasts
Tony Kioussis and Chris Skurat, VisionSafe, discuss the importance of understanding Emergency Vision Assurance Systems (EVAS), and why the EVAS should it be considered a critical safety initiative.Back to Articles
Chris Skurat, VisionSafe’s Director of Sales for the company’s Business Aviation sector, how the discusses how the Emergency Vision Assurance System provides emergency backup allowing the pilot to see, and fly the aircraft to a safe landing, when smoke evacuation procedures are not sufficient.
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About Chris Skurat
Chris joined VisionSafe in October 2019, serving as the Director of Sales for OEM Part 135 & 91 Aircraft. In this role, Chris will be the direct liaison with all Business Aviation OEMs to support their part 135 & 91 customers in their safety needs, specific to VisionSafe’s EVAS solution.
This will include product training, customer support & new business development. In addition, Chris will work closely with aviation service providers including MROs and aircraft sales professionals to promote EVAS as an essential safety product for their client’s aircraft.
Prior to joining VisionSafe Chris was the Director of Sales & Customer Service at AMSTAT for 24 years. During his tenure at AMSTAT, Chris promoted the use of AMSTAT’s services and the industry’s leading global business aviation market intelligence source.
Chris has been an active member of the business aviation community, serving on various committees, including the National Aircraft Finance Association (NAFA), the Education Committee for International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA), and as member of the HAI Finance and Leasing Committee.
Chris received his BA in Economics with a concentration in Accounting & Statistics from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. He is also in the process of training for his private pilot’s license.
VisionSafe Corporation is the inventor, manufacturer and distributor of EVAS (Emergency Vision Assurance System). EVAS is the only FAA-certified cockpit smoke displacement system available within the aviation industry.
EVAS provides a clear space of air through which the pilot can view their flight instruments and through the windshield to help them safety land their aircraft in the event of a cockpit smoke emergency.
With over 8,000 EVAS units installed worldwide, VisionSafe takes pride in making safety a #1 priority within the aviation industry.
To read the transcript for this podcast, click here.