FAA Certifications & Regulations


  • FBOs: A fixed-base operator (FBO) is a commercial business regulated by the FAA that offers services such as flight instruction, hangaring, fueling, and aircraft maintenance. An attorney can aid in navigation and compliance with the various regulations that govern FBOs.

  • FAR Part 145 Maintenance Operations and FAR Part 135 Charter Operations: A FAR Part 145 Maintenance Operator is a maintenance shop that holds a FAA repair station certification allowing it to perform certain maintenance and repairs on aircraft. A FAR Part 135 Charter Operator is a charter service that holds a FAA air carrier operating certificate that allows it to provide charter services to the general public. An attorney will assist in the application process necessary to obtain the certification and ensure compliance with all corresponding FAA regulations.

  • An aviation attorney can also assist with other FAA certifications.

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