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Replace an Airplane Certificate of Registration When Damaged or Lost

There are documents that you can simply store digitally and they will be considered valid, such as leases, contracts, and similar agreements. However, if you were to fly internationally, would you be able to show a digital copy of your passport? Not really, the same applies to your driver’s license, your birth certificate, and, yes,…

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Airplane Tail Numbers Regulations and Standards for Display

In order to maintain organized aircraft registration in the United States, the Federal Aviation Administration gives each airplane an identifying number that makes it easily traceable in matters of ownership. In order to be effective, these numbers will need to be displayed on each aircraft’s surface, which is why they are referred to as airplane…

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Register Your Aircraft or Consult FAA Aircraft Records with our Help

Unlike what the name might imply, the FAA aircraft records aren’t an old dusty building with filing cabinets after filing cabinets full of airplane documents. They are, however, a database with all the information about registered aircraft that has been submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration. After all, you register your aircraft for the Federal…

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Aircraft Transfer of Ownership Forms Have More Uses Than You Think

The transfer of ownership process is one of the more particular ones you will have to deal with as an aircraft owner. You might think at first that this is only something you’ll have to deal with when getting rid of your aircraft, but the aircraft transfer of ownership forms might actually come in handy…

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You Need to Have Your Airplane Airworthiness Certificate in Order to Fly

There are a few documents that will be necessary for you to fly your aircraft at all, which includes your registration and the aircraft’s airplane airworthiness certificate. While most people seem to have a grasp on the former one, the latter one tends to give them some trouble. Allow us to explain. What is an…

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Easily Joining and Accessing the Aircraft Registration Database

Why do you have to register your aircraft? Well, obviously for the Federal Aviation Administration to keep track of this aircraft that’s flying around the national airspace and whoever owns it. However, you also do it so that there is a record of past and present claims of ownership over the aircraft in question, making…

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Requirements for Filing Out Form 8050-98

There are countless different forms that aircraft owners have to deal with in relation to their planes, their financial standing, and their registration with the Federal Aviation Administration. Because of this, there might often be a lot of confusion in regards to some of the more specific ones. They each come with their own requirements,…