In more recent history, Jim Alexander led SSC until his death in December, 2015. Eric Groves and Doug Goldstrom make up the current SSC management team.
As the years have progressed, Special Services has operated, managed, purchased, and sold many different aircraft including the Lear 35, Citation II, Citation Ultra, Citation Encore, KA-200, Cheyenne IIXL, and Cheyenne IIIA to name a few.Again through insight, in 1999 Special Services obtained FAR 135 Air Carrier Certification.
The charter certificate has been used as a tool to grow the flight department into a revenue producing company through aircraft charter. SSC’s primary, bottom-line objective was to reduce the cost of flight department operations. In addition, SSC expanded its aircraft maintenance services to outside customers.Safety has always been a priority at Special Services.
In recognition of our efforts since our beginning, the National Business Aircraft Association presented Special Services with the 50 Year Safety Award in 2008.
Today, the SSC exclusive facility remains at the Greenville Downtown Airport making SSC the longest tenant on the field.Today, Special Services continues to provide aircraft operations, maintenance, and management services from single engine aircraft to jet aircraft and offers the full amenities of a professional flight department at a part-time cost. Our long experience offers expertise that extends into aircraft maintenance, aircraft charter, aircraft purchases and sales, and all inclusive aviation management.
Although our expertise and resources are broad, the SSC experience is personal, professional and caring. Our unique customer focus provides opportunity, flexibility, dependability and balance, to yield the advantages of full-time professional flight department ownership through collaborative planning at a reduced cost to fit your budget.Special Services offers an Opportunity to maximize aviation resources for less cost and risk. Our management objective is to provide aviation services at an added value, not added cost.Special Services’ managed Flexibility offers a “designed to fit” aviation program to meet your needs. We offer creative solutions to help your travel arrangements fly forward at maximum value and minimum cost.Special Services’ more than 50 years of service in the aviation industry has earned it a reputation for excellence and integrity in the greatest ability a company can have – Dependability. This professional Balance affords you an unrivaled value in aviation services. SSC’s managed aviation services balance opportunity, flexibility, and dependability to add value to your specific aviation need at a planned specific cost.
“Safety, Integrity, Convenience, Economics, Professionalism — Our Mission”