Aruba’s aviation authority accepts the type certification of Airbus A330 and A340

The Department of Civil Aviation of Aruba (DCA of Aruba) has accepted the EASA Type-Certificate and EASA Type Certificate Data Sheet (TCDS) in accordance with the Aruban Airworthiness Regulations for the Airbus Product A330 and A340 series.The Acceptance Type Certificate of Airbus Products will benefit the international aviation community facilitating future registration of Airbus A330 … Continue reading Aruba’s aviation authority accepts the type certification of Airbus A330 and A340

N-registered plane spotted in Iran was used by a Ghana mining company

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah bank confirmed Tuesday that an airplane registered to the bank was used by a Ghana mining company to take Ghanaian businessmen to Iran last week. Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/ghanaian-company-says-it-used-plane-seen-in-iran/2014/04/22/ecfa3380-ca3c-11e3-b81a-6fff56bc591e_story.html

Non Citizen Trust owned aircraft spotted at Iran airport

Iran had an unlikely visitor: a plane, owned by the Bank of Utah, a community bank in Ogden that has 13 branches throughout the state. Bearing a small American flag on its tail, the aircraft was parked in a highly visible section of Mehrabad Airport in Tehran source: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/18/world/middleeast/mystery-shrouds-american-plane-at-tehran-airport.html  

REGISTRY OF ARUBA FOLLOWS SMAR’S DOMICILE POLICY

The Registry of Aruba has made it possible to elect domicile through a local representative, in order to increase flexibility of the aircraft registration procedure on the island. In human terms, this means that the registry has created a legal framework that provides aircraft owners with extended flexibility in the ownership and operation of aircraft by … Continue reading REGISTRY OF ARUBA FOLLOWS SMAR’S DOMICILE POLICY

Aruba enacts new aircraft registration legislation – February 2014

The new legislation The Aruba Registry has recently enacted some new legislation to increase the flexibility of the aircraft registration program in Aruba and to meet demands from the industry. The changes were implemented in the aircraft registration regulation. This article will give you an overview of the key elements that have been implemented. Qualifying … Continue reading Aruba enacts new aircraft registration legislation – February 2014

Legal entities that now qualify for aircraft registration in Aruba

This is a complete list of those legal entities from foreign countries that qualify for aircraft registration in the Registry of Aruba. This list was created by the implementation of new registration regulations. Members of the European Union states Members of the European Economic Zone states Members of the British Commonwealth The United States of … Continue reading Legal entities that now qualify for aircraft registration in Aruba

The launch of the Jersey Aircraft Register (with help from Brian Johnson) is announced three days before Guernsey starts its own registry.

You wait for years for a Channel Island to launch an aircraft registry. And then two come along at once.Jersey, a British Protectorate, and the largest of the archipelago of islands in the English Channel off the coast of France, has today announced that it will launch its own aircraft registry. In an inspired move it … Continue reading The launch of the Jersey Aircraft Register (with help from Brian Johnson) is announced three days before Guernsey starts its own registry.

Registro de aviones corporativos en los Estados Unidos por Latino-Americanos. ¿Debería de existir alguna preocupación?

Por muchos años dentro del mundo de negocios, los inversionistas extranjeros han adquirido en Estados Unidos aviones para uso de sus negocios. Conservando dichas aeronaves a través del popular Non Citizens Trust (“NCT”). Dicho NCT  permite a ciudadanos no Americanos operar dichas naves primordialmente fuera de Estados Unidos.  La utilización de estas estructuras por la … Continue reading Registro de aviones corporativos en los Estados Unidos por Latino-Americanos. ¿Debería de existir alguna preocupación?

Should you be concerned? Non-US Citizens & Aircraft Ownership in the U.S.A.

For many years foreign entrepreneurs have purchased business jet in the U.S.A. and held these aircraft through a Non Citizens Trust (“NCT”) while operating them primarily outside of the U.S. The FAA use of these NCT structures has been under intense scrutiny of the Department of Transport (“DOT”). The Inspector General of the DOT audited … Continue reading Should you be concerned? Non-US Citizens & Aircraft Ownership in the U.S.A.