We have experience in a variety of aviation matters, including aircraft registration; formation of voting trusts for foreign entities; aircraft sales and lease transactions; FAA enforcement proceedings, including shipments of hazardous materials; and airport construction and development. We also have experience in air transportation contracts and cargo liability disputes. In addition, we are familiar with the requirements and policies applicable to international air transportation. Our representative services include:
- Negotiate air transportation contracts.
- Register aircraft, both private and foreign-owned, in the FAA office in Oklahoma City.
- Advise clients on sales and lease transactions.
- Advise clients on safety and security issues.
- Develop safety compliance policies.
- Represent clients on matters related to transportation facilities, such as airport construction and development, facility financing, real estate and state siting issues.
- Defended shipper charged by FAA with hazardous materials regulatory violations.
- Appealed FAA retraction of a “no hazard” determination for new tower-antenna.
New Export Policy to Govern Military & Commercial Use of U.S. Drones - International Trade & Customs Update
February 20, 2015
FAA Proposes Lifting Ban on Commercial Drone Operations - Transportation Update
February 17, 2015
NTSB Pirker Ruling: FAA Can Regulate Commercial & Recreational Small Drone Operations - Transportation Update
November 20, 2014
FAA Begins to Grant Exemptions that Permit Commercial Drone Operations - Transportation Update
September 29, 2014
FAA May Clear Certain Commercial UAS for Takeoff - Transportation Update
May 19, 2014
Judge Rules Drones Not Prohibited — Commercial Operators Be Wary - Transportation Update
March 12, 2014