airplane security agreement

Understanding the Reasons Behind an Airplane Security Agreement

Your aircraft, just like similar belongings, can be used as collateral as part of loans, deals, and agreements, but since it’s registered with the Federal Aviation Administration, it’s always a good idea to make sure that each claim over the aircraft is documented in an official capacity. This is what an airplane security agreement is…

AC 8050-1

Who Can Submit Form AC 8050-1 and How Can They Do it?

Every process has to start somewhere, and the process to register an aircraft with the Federal Aviation Administration starts with form AC 8050-1. Anyone who acquires an aircraft in the United States will have to go through the process of submitting this form. Well, not anyone. The specifics of this whole process are very particular,…

airplane airworthiness certificate

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…

aircraft registration database

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…

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…