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The Difference between Filed and Recorded FAA Documents

Filed vs Recorded FAA Documents There is a difference between filing and recording of documents at the FAA.  This article explores the differences between the two and the effects both unrecorded and improperly recorded documents can have on an aircraft’s title. How are documents filed at the FAA? The FAA will accept and review any […]

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South Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Groundbreaking of Wright Brothers Aircraft Title, Inc.

The South Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, along with members of the community, helped celebrate the groundbreaking of Wright Brothers Aircraft Title, Inc., in Oklahoma City. The company will be located at 928 Southwest 107 Street, in Meadowlake Farms. “Companies like Wright Brothers Aircraft Title are showing confidence in the future of South Oklahoma City,” […]

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Wright Brothers Aircraft Title is Breaking Ground

Wright Brothers Aircraft Title is excited to announce that on Thursday, July 13, 2017, it closed on a piece of property where it plans to build a new office building. Ground breaking is slated to begin in the next couple of weeks, with a projected completion date of February 2018. “We have been working on […]

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Wright Brothers Welcomes Tonya Butler as Head Title Examiner

April 12, 2017, Oklahoma City, OK – Wright Brothers Aircraft Title (WBAT), a national company specializing in full service title and escrow services, is proud to announce and welcome Tonya Butler as head title examiner/escrow assistant.  Ms. Butler will be the head title examiner and 1 of 4 escrow agent’s in the office. She is […]

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Why Bother with a Title Search

I got a call once from a man who was about to board a plane to Nashville to buy a plane from a guy he had never met. He was experiencing sudden cold feet, wondering if the man he was about to meet really owned the plane, had the right to sell it, or owed […]

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Escrows in Aviation

In our last blog (Born in a Pool Hall), we talked about the benefits of using an escrow agent to handle funds in aircraft transactions (and pool halls).  But there is more to escrow than just taking care of money.  There are documents involved as well.  Lots of them. Documents in Escrow With buyers, sellers, […]

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Wright Brothers Celebrates 15 Year Anniversary

On October 15, 2001, Debbie Mercer-Erwin took a leap of faith and founded Wright Brothers Aircraft Title.  15 years later, she and her staff celebrated with clients and friends at NBAA in early November.  Held at the Hard Rock Café, Universal Studios CityWalk, in Orlando, FL, nearly 100 people came to celebrate this great accomplishment, […]

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Escrow – Born in a Pool Hall

I saw this great aircraft for sale online, so I contacted the seller.  He seemed like a nice guy and the aircraft was exactly what I wanted, so I mailed him a check.  I haven’t heard a word since. Have you ever heard a story like this?  They are more common than one might think.  […]

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