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How Long Does an Airplane Registration Last?

Buying your first aircraft calls for a fair amount of due diligence. Narrowing down your price range, scouring a sea of online listings, and completing quite a bit of paperwork during and after the transaction can be a time-consuming process. One of the more important pieces of documentation, the airplane registration, will be a form…

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How to Obtain an Aircraft Certificate of Registration Replacement

Accidents happen–they are simply a part of life. While it’s not out of the ordinary for documents to become misplaced, certain forms and registrations need to be replaced if you happen to own your own aircraft. If you find yourself in need of an aircraft certificate of registration replacement, there’s no need to panic. It’s…

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Can You Fly Without an Aircraft Registration?

If you own your own plane, you are likely familiar with the aircraft registration process. Chances are good that when your plane was purchased, you submitted a registration to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), along with several other pertinent pieces of documentation. What happens, however, if you forget to renew your registration? Can you still…

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Alternatives to the Federal Aviation Administration

Flying an airplane on your own takes years of study and supervised experience. If you are fortunate enough to be in a position to purchase your own plane, you will also need to file the appropriate registrations and documents with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Since such a great deal of personal responsibility is required…

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What Happens if You Miss an Aircraft Registration Renewal?

Sometimes accidents happen. Maybe you simply lost track of time, or your letter from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) got lost in the mail–regardless, missing your aircraft registration renewal can turn into a complicated hassle. Since you do not want to lose any time that could be spent enjoying your aircraft, having an understanding of…

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Aircraft Registration Renewal Vs. Re-Registration

When you were a child dreaming about being a pilot, you probably never imagined how much paperwork would be involved. Even as an experienced aviator now, you may find yourself a bit confused about aircraft registration renewal and other documentation processes that you need to complete. One common question we get at the National Aviation…