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“Sully” Sullenberger honored by the Aero Club of Southern California

Posted by on Feb 14, 2020 in Articles, The Latest

Famed airline pilot, Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger III, celebrated hero of the “Miracle on the Hudson” and a long-time friend of the Aerlex Law Group, was honored February 12th by the Aero Club of Southern California with its most prestigious accolade, the Howard Hughes Memorial Award. Sullenberger, who came to international prominence on January 15, 2009 after he managed to successfully land US Airways Flight 1549 in the frigid...

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Preparing your Aircraft for Sale

Posted by on Jan 6, 2020 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

Preparing your Aircraft for Sale — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, December 2019, Volume 29, No. 12. Once a decision has been made to sell an aircraft, there are certain steps that should be taken in order to make sure the aircraft is ready to be sold. By taking these steps in advance, you will make the sales process easier and will avoid losing a potential sale. 1. Company Status. A business search should be done on the secretary...

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NBAA Regional Forum–March 5, 2020 at the San Jose Airport (SJC)

Posted by on Dec 12, 2019 in Articles, The Latest, Upcoming Events

Lawyers from the Aerlex Law Group will be available to discuss aviation-related legal issues when the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) conducts its Regional Forum at San Jose International Airport on March 5. Aerlex attorneys Stephen Hofer, Amanda Applegate and Douglas Stuart will be at Booth 406 throughout the day to speak with clients and other persons attending the program. Click here for more information on the...

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Living Legends 17th Annual Awards, January 16, 2020 at the Beverly Hilton

Posted by on Dec 12, 2019 in Articles, The Latest, Upcoming Events

The “Living Legends of Aviation” are remarkable people of extraordinary accomplishment in aviation including: entrepreneurs, innovators, industry leaders, astronauts, record breakers, pilots who have become celebrities and celebrities who have become pilots. The Legends meet yearly to recognize and honor individuals that have made significant contributions in aviation. Join John Travolta as he hosts the 17th Annual” Living Legends...

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FAA Addresses Privacy Concerns Related to ADS-B

Posted by on Dec 10, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

FAA Addresses Privacy Concerns Related to ADS-B — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, November 2019, Volume 29, No. 11. With the FAA compliance date approaching, the privacy concerns of aircraft owners and operators related to ADS-B (Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast) had been increasing, but the FAA has recently announced a solution to alleviate the apprehensions. What is ADS-B Out? ADS-B is technology that uses an...

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The Closing: The Final Step to Completing the Aircraft Acquisition!

Posted by on Nov 19, 2019 in Articles, BusinessAir Magazine, The Latest

The Closing: The Final Step to Completing the Aircraft Acquisition! — Originally published in BusinessAir Magazine, October 2019, Volume 29, No. 10. At long last, you have found the aircraft that fits your needs, the pre-purchase inspection is complete and the discrepancies have been remedied. It is now time for the closing. What does this mean and what needs to be done? For many first-time aircraft buyers, they think the closing will be a long...

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