Yacht Registration Worldwide for US and International
the requirements established by the FAA and fly an aircraft
with an "N" number outside the USA, the aircraft
must be 75% owned by US citizens. The same 75% citizenship
requirement has also been established by the US Coast Guard
prior to documenting a vessel.
International client (not a citizen of the US) to protect
your aircraft or yacht and meet these requirements you will
need US Registration through a Delaware Company & Trust
In order to
qualify for US citizenship you must hire a Trustee to
What is a
provides you with US citizenship to meet FAA and USCG
requirements. Of course there are other circumstances in
other business enterprises where a US Trustee works on your
behalf such as opening a US Bank Account.
In order to
bring about Trustee status you must form a Statutory Trust.
Q. What is a Statutory Trust?
A Trust is quite simply an agreement
between one person (the settlor) who gives to another person
(the Trustee) an asset, in this case an aircraft or yacht,
to hold on certain terms. In the case of an Owner Trust the
aircraft or yacht is typically held solely for one
beneficiary which is the settlor. The reason that a Trust is
required by the FAA and USCG is that in this way they can
ultimately control the aircraft or yacht through their US
Citizens who are the registered trustees of US registered
aircraft or yacht.
Q. When establishing the
trust, how am I protected?
We take the following steps to minimize your risk and
maximize your security:
1. At AMG
we specialize in registering US aircraft with the FAA for
foreign owners and take your interest to heart.
aircraft and yachts, under our administration are
registered to individual owner trustee corporations. This
is important because the Trust agreement which the
beneficial owner of the aircraft or yacht will have to
sign will include indemnities in the event that the
trustee is sued. Where an individual or a Trust company
which registers itself directly as the owner of the
aircraft or yacht is sued then they will claim against you
under its indemnity. Where the Trustee is a separate
trustee corporation for your use only, then you get the
added protection of being able to rely on its limited
liability for your protection.
utilizing our professional and knowledgeable services you
can be assured and feel confident that your aircraft or
yacht will be properly owned by a US Corporation
registered in Delaware and provide you with all proper
documentation included in the trust agreement. As
long as your follow the rules and provide us with the due
diligence we require, you will have the ability to fly the
aircraft or sail the yacht legally outside of the US.
ensure that you have not just the trust and registration
documentation but also all ancillary documents required to
legally operate the aircraft or yacht internationally.
5. All State and Federal government documentation will be
Q. Why select Asset
Managing Group, Inc. to act as my trustee and
register my aircraft?
here to get started or request additional information on
our Trustee Services for Aircraft Registration for
International clients. Call toll free 800.219.9359.