Airworthiness Certificate

What is an Airworthiness Certificate?

There are a few documents any aircraft owner needs to be familiar with before being able to take off. One of them is of course the plane registration that will grant you an N-Number, and the other one is the not-that-well-known airworthiness certificate. While the process of obtaining the former is straightforward, the latter does…

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What’s Your Airworthiness Certificate Expiration Date? (and More Answers)

Have you had your airworthiness certificate for a while and aren’t sure when it’s going to expire? Does it feel like you’ve stayed with the same airworthiness certificate for too long? One of our goals, when we created the National Aviation Center, was to make aircraft documentation less stressful. We wanted to build a resource…

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The Details of an Aircraft Airworthiness Certificate Explained

As far as determining whether or not any sort of aircraft is qualified and ready to set flight, it will be very important for it to go through specific tests. The results of these tests will ultimately result in an aircraft airworthiness certificate that will certify the aircraft in question as air-ready. This approval process…

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Ways to apply for an Airworthiness Certificate

To the layperson, an “airworthiness certificate” sounds like just a regular “aircraft registration,” but they’re actually two very different things. This is one of the more common questions we get at our site. After all (as many argue), isn’t that what aircraft registration should ultimately do: determine whether or not an aircraft is airworthy? This…

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What Goes into the Airplane Airworthiness Certificate

One of the things that make aircraft documents so confusing is how similar some of the terms sound. For example, “aircraft registration” sounds just the same as “airworthiness certificate.” After all, the layperson might argue, how can an aircraft be properly registered if the FAA doesn’t believe it’s worthy of being up in the air?…

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Beyond Air craft Airworthiness Certificate

An air craft airworthiness certificate is what it sounds like: a Federal Aviation Association document that gives authorization for someone to operate an aircraft while it’s flying. You can get one of these certificates if you are the registered owner of an aircraft or if you’re an owner’s agent. That being said, there are two kinds…