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Offsetting Costs By Chartering Your Aircraft

Offsetting Costs By Chartering Your Aircraft

There are many benefits in owning a business aircraft such as being able to operate directly to your business destination, avoiding commercial airlines with long lines, and having an aircraft available at any time the passengers requires it. However, you will find that the associated costs in maintaining an aircraft when not used can prove expensive for many…

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Tips on Purchasing an Existing Part 135 Charter Certificate Post 2013 FAA Sequestration

Tips on Purchasing an Existing Part 135 Charter Certificate Post 2013 FAA Sequestration

Since the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) sequestration, much has changed in the arena of new Part 135 charter certificates. With the FAA looking to reduce the current number of certificates, it may be best to look at purchasing an existing charter certificate. Below we will cover items you should consider when establishing a new Part 135 certificate or purchasing an existing one…






May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Purchasing an Existing Part 121, 135, or 145 Certificate: Part 2 – Steps in Purchasing or Applying for a Certificate

Purchasing an Existing Part 121, 135, or 145 Certificate: Part 2 – Steps in Purchasing or Applying for a Certificate

There are many considerations to take into account prior to purchasing an existing 121/135/145 certificate. We recommend that you work with an experienced aviation law firm and understand the costs for this process up front […]






May 14, 2014 | 1 Comment More
Purchasing an Existing Part 121, 135, or 145 Certificate:  Part 1 - Knowing the Regulations

Purchasing an Existing Part 121, 135, or 145 Certificate: Part 1 – Knowing the Regulations

Have you ever wondered whether to purchase an existing Part 121 (Airline Certificate), Part 135 (Charter Operator Certificate), or Part 145 (Repair/Service Facility Certificate) from an experienced operator? This can be a viable alternative to starting from scratch and beginning the process to obtain a new certificate. The advantage to purchasing an existing certificate is that doing so allows operators to immediately carry over their business, instead of having to wait two years or more when going through the standard Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) application approval process. The following is an overview of what you need to know if considering purchasing an existing certificate.






May 7, 2014 | 1 Comment More