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Avoid Boilerplate Aircraft Purchase Agreements
January 27, 2017

The days of boilerplate aircraft purchase agreements are long over. (If they were ever here in the first place.) New regulations – whether from the FAA, IRS or from financial institutions – are continually added or change on a regular basis. Your first line of defense against unexpected difficulties at closing is the aircraft purchase agreement. You […]

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The Questions You Need To Ask Before Financing An Aircraft
November 15, 2016

After careful consideration, you have found the jet that fits your business and lifestyle goals. Competitive terms and rock bottom interest rates have once again made aircraft financing an attractive option.  Before making the decision to engage in or forgo financing, consider the following questions and discuss them with a trusted advisor.To Finance or Not […]

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems – Rules and Obstacles
September 23, 2016

The last week of July, 2016 saw our attorneys attending Experimental Aircraft Association’s 64th AirVenture event in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The event hosted approximately 563,000 attendees and brought together about 10,000 aircraft. AirVenture is where “new aviation technology and innovations are unveiled to the world,” said EAA Chairman, Jack Pelton. This year showcased commercial drones, also known as […]

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Future Flight
August 2, 2016

In the 1900’s, whilst the Wright brothers were changing the world as we knew it, wide-eyed people- children and adults alike, were seen dotting the outdoors, gazing into the skies each time an “air vessel”, as Lord Byron speculatively called it, passed them by.Not much has changed since- birdflight is still the basis of aviation, […]

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Buying Or Selling An Aircraft? 4 Reasons To Use An LOI.
July 26, 2016

If you’re interested in buying or selling aircraft, your intentions may be clear to you, but not necessarily to the other party. When you’re the buyer, a Letter of Intent (LOI) establishes you as a seriously interested buyer but without necessarily committing you to complete the transaction. When you’re the seller, requesting an LOI weeds […]

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Get Ready For New FAA Rules For Drone/UAS Operations
June 23, 2016

Get Ready for New FAA Rules for Drone/UAS OperationsThey’re here…The FAA has released the new 14 C.F.R. Part 107 for Operation and Certification of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems.The FAA has also published this summary of the new Part 107: The new Part 107 is effective in 30 days, and the team at Jetlaw L.L.C., is prepared to […]

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