aircraft claim of lien

Recording and Aircraft Claim of Lien

Owning an airplane can bring great joy to your life. You love flying every chance you get, especially on beautiful bright days where the sky looks amazing. Unfortunately, you may run into a time where you, as a first-time owner, arrive at your plane hangar to find that there is a problem with your aircraft.…

plane database

Using the FAA Plane Database

Are you thinking about purchasing an airplane for your business or for personal use? Buying an aircraft is a significant step and investment for you. You want to be sure that the plane you select is one that meets your needs and is everything you hope it to be before you finalize any deal with…

reinstate your aircraft

You Can Reinstate Your Aircraft

When you own a car, you know you are responsible not just for following the rules of the road, but for making sure your vehicle has all the proper documents together all the time. This means getting it inspected, having insurance, and having a valid registration. Without an active registration, you cannot operate the vehicle.…

form 8050-98

Form 8050-98 is Essential When Buying a Plane

As much as many of us may dream about buying an airplane of our own so we can fly whenever we want, it is the rare person that can just walk into a manufacturer’s facility or contact a seller or broker and plunk down cash to buy the aircraft outright. It would be wonderful to…

aircraft bill of sale form

Aircraft Bill of Sale Form and What to Know

Are you thinking about selling the airplane that you currently own? Whether you are looking to upgrade, downsize, or just do not fly as much as you used to, selling might be the right decision for you right now. There are plenty of potential buyers scouring the secondary market right now. If your plane is…

plane security agreement

Time for Your Airplane Registration Renewal!

Owning an airplane has been one of the greatest experiences of your life. You go out and pilot your plane as much as you can to enjoy the skies, and you have done so since the day the aircraft became yours. Just like everything else in life, there are things you need to remember to…

plane exchange of ownership

Executing a Plane Exchange of Ownership

You may reach a time in your life where you are thinking about getting rid of the airplane you own. Maybe you want to buy something new or upgrade and want to see what you have now. It could be that you plan to give the plane you have now to a family member or…