Federal Court: Dual Instruction Is ‘For Hire’

If compensated flight instruction is carrying persons for hire, a whole new legal can of worms may exist.

On April 2, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued a response to a petition that concludes, in relevant part, that compensated flight instruction constitutes carriage of a person for compensation, possibly giving rise to the FAA’s commercial operating regulations (e.g., FAR Part 135). According to a joint letter to […]
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