Do I have to register my airplane?
All aircraft based in Arizona must be registered with the Motor Vehicle Division. Registration must be
accomplished within sixty days of purchase or lease of an aircraft or no more than sixty days after an
aircraft is brought into the state. Aircraft registration must be renewed no later than the last day of February.
How many aircraft are registered in the state?
There are more than 6,539 registered aircraft based in the state, and 17,986 licensed pilots.
Who is responsible for assuring flight safety and investigating allegations of unsafe flight?
The FAA's Flight Standards District Office is the regulatory
agency for flight safety. The Scottsdale, Arizona office can be reached at
Standards District Web site
Who do I contact about airline consumer issues?
The U.S. Department of Transportation oversees airline consumer issues such as denied boarding, lost
baggage, overbooking, ticketing, and statistics for on-time performance. this information, as well as information
about shipping hazardous materials and other general travel-related questions are addressed at:
DOT's Aviation Consumer Protection Division Web site
An aircraft was flying low over my house, what can I do?
FAA-Low Flying Aircraft Complaints