When Is an Aircraft Airworthy?

When Is an Aircraft Airworthy?

The purpose of this article is to educate lawyers, pilots, mechanics and aircraft owners/operators with respect to when a United States – registered aircraft is “airworthy.” As we explore this subject, we will consider the statutory and regulatory underpinnings...
D.C. Court of Appeals reverses the NTSB

D.C. Court of Appeals reverses the NTSB

This issue of Flightwatch will discuss the confusion that abounds at the NTSB about the elements required to be satisfied if the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) is to prevail in a claim against an airman alleging the airman made an intentionally false...
Georgia Aircraft Lien Statute

Georgia Aircraft Lien Statute

A bill about to be signed into law by Georgia Governor Sonny Pur- due will impact aircraft lenders and lessors to the extent aircraft they hold interests in are serviced in Georgia without payment being made for the service. This legislative initiative known as Senate...