Saturday, June 03, 2023

Terms of Service

The submission of information to, and use of, the aircraft listing service ("Service") available through the AviationClassifieds web site (located at https://www.AviationClassifieds.com) is subject to the following terms and conditions. BY SUBMITTING INFORMATION to, or accessing information from, the Service, YOU, the end user customer ("Customer") AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS and represent and warrant that you have the right, power and authority to agree to and be bound by such terms. These Terms and Conditions are a legal agreement between you and AviationClassifieds ("AviationClassifieds" or the "Company").

If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, do not submit information to, or access information from, the Service. All questions concerning this Agreement should be directed to: General Manager, AviationClassifieds.com, 1615 Bonanza St, Suite 312, Walnut Creek, CA 94596. Company may update these terms and conditions at any time and without notice.


To make this site work properly for you, we use small cookies on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are small data files that send anonymous information so we can optimize your experience. Most websites use cookies to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time so you don’t have to repeatedly re-enter information when navigating between sites or web pages. They are often essential and improve a websites functionality and your internet experience.

Types of tracking technologies

Tracking technologies have two different lifespans:

Persistent means it remembers certain information about your preferences for viewing the site, and allows AviationClassifieds to recognize you each time you return. Persistent cookies are stored on your browser cache or mobile device until you choose to delete them.

Session, on the other hand, is specific to a particular visit to the site, to carry information as you view different pages on AviationClassifieds so you don’t have to re-enter information. Session cookies expire and delete themselves automatically when you leave the Site or close your web browser.


We use tracking technologies for a few general purposes:

Strictly necessary: Vital to ensuring that AviationClassifieds works properly for visitors and members.

Performance: Help us understand how the Site is functioning so that we can improve our services.

Functionality: Retain your personal preferences as you use the Site to enhance your experience.

Marketing and Advertising: Gather data to help deliver advertising content relevant to your interests.

AviationClassifieds sometimes partners with third-party services who may use various tracking technologies to provide certain services or features, including targeted online marketing. These technologies allow a partner to recognize your computer or mobile device each time you visit, but do not allow access to personally identifiable information from AviationClassifieds. We do not have access or control over these third-party technologies, and they are not covered by our Privacy Policy.

Below is a list of the cookies we use:

NameLocationPurposeTypeSpecific Use
All of SiteFunctionalityPersistentAllows us to keep track of where visitors to the site are coming from (via search engines, blogs, etc.) provides general site usage metrics (such as long how they stayed on the site), as well as relevant search information.
All of SiteAdvertisingSessionAllows us to provide advertising customized to the viewers interests and website content.
Results PagesFunctionalitySessionTracks current search parameters if not a registered user.
cls_regisAll of SiteFunctionalityPersistentTracks that a user has registered.

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.


Company Communication

Company utilizes email as a vital and primary communication channel with customers. As a registered user, Customer hereby acknowledges and grants Company permission to communicate with customer via email (as well as other communication channels such as phone and fax) for any purpose Company determines to be relevant including, but not limited to, system messages, product updates, service announcements and other marketing messages. Company will use best efforts to honor Customer's request to opt out of marketing messages, but under no circumstances will Company have any liability for sending any email to its registered users/customers. Company assures customer that under no circumstances will it knowingly share personal and/or email information with any third party.

Customer Privileges

Customer privileges are granted by Company to individuals exclusively and are granted specifically to the registered member only. Individual user rights cannot be assigned, sublicensed, distributed, shared, viewed, accessed, or otherwise transferred to anyone without the express written permission of Company. Company requires that each registered user maintain a valid email address or Member ID and a password, which shall be utilized for logging on to the AviationClassifieds system. Customers are not permitted to share their individual logon information with others. Company has the right to refuse service to any member that refuses to abide by the terms and conditions herein or abuses their rights related to the AviationClassifieds service.

Submission and Administration of Listings

Customer agrees not to submit any descriptions, photographs, financial, contact or other information contained in aircraft data to AviationClassifieds unless Customer has received all necessary rights and authorizations, including from the photographer and/or copyright owner of any photographs, to publish and advertise the aircraft on the Customer's website or on the AviationClassifieds website. Customer agrees not to submit any image to AviationClassifieds which contains inappropriate content. The Company may, in its sole discretion but without any obligation to search for such, remove any aircraft listing that is alleged to have been submitted in violation of this provision. In addition, the Company may require additional evidence of compliance with this provision from Customers who are alleged to have submitted information in violation of this Agreement.

Upon receipt of a DMCA-compliant notice of infringement, the Company will remove or block access to the allegedly infringing matter. (§512(c)(1)(C).) The Company will terminate a user’s access to this service if, under appropriate circumstances, the user is determined to be a repeat infringer. Designated Agent: General Manager, GlobalPlaneSearch, LLC, 616 Ramona St, Suite 24, Palo Alto, CA 94301 and 925-357-3218 or info@aviationclassifieds.com.

The Company will, in its sole discretion, terminate the accounts of, and refuse service to, any Customer who repeatedly or knowingly violates this Agreement. Additionally, the Customer agrees to allow the Listing, or any part of it, to be searched, displayed, accessed, downloaded, copied, and otherwise referred to by users of the Customer's website or the AviationClassifieds website. The Company shall have the sole authority to choose the manner in which any aircraft listing will be searched, displayed, accessed, downloaded, copied, and otherwise used on the AviationClassifieds website and Company shall have the right to modify the listing in the exercise of its rights under this Agreement. Customer (a) represents and warrants that all Aircraft and associated information provided by Customer will be accurate; (b) agrees that Customer will not permit the posting of an aircraft on the AviationClassifieds system under a name other than the named licensed agents that have been engaged by the aircraft owner to market the aircraft under the terms of a duly executed listing agreement with the owner; (c) agrees to administer the Listings provided by Customer and maintain their accuracy at all times. Company reserves, in a manner consistent with reasonable commercial business practices, the right to remove all or any part of the Listings posted on the AviationClassifieds website. Company accepts no responsibility for checking the accuracy of reports or data files submitted by Customer. While Company shall take all reasonable efforts for data backup and business resumption, Customer will be solely responsible for retaining back-up copies of all information, photographs and other materials it provides to AviationClassifieds.com

Use of Information

All information obtained from the Service, including aircraft listings, aircraft broker directory, reports, and any other information otherwise made available to Customer in the Service (individually and collectively, the "Content") is proprietary to Company and its licensors, and is protected by copyright and other U.S. and international intellectual property rights, laws and treaties. Customer agrees that Content reserved for members will be treated as proprietary, maintained as confidential and shall be protected as a trade secret of Company.

Company does not ensure the accuracy of, endorse or recommend any Content and Customer uses such Content at the Customer's own risk. Customer may access the Content solely to obtain initial information from which further evaluation and investigation may commence. Customer shall limit access to and use of Content to personal and internal use, and shall not use Content obtained from the Service for further distribution, publication, public display, or preparation of derivative works or facilitate any of these activities in any way. Customer shall not use or reproduce Content obtained from the Service for or in connection with any other listing service or device. Customer shall not modify, merge, decompile, disassemble, translate, decode or reverse engineer any portion of the Product, or use any data mining, gathering or extraction tool, or any robot, spider or other automatic device or manual process, to monitor or copy any portion of the Service. Customer shall not access or use any portion of the Service if you are a direct or indirect competitor of Company, nor shall you provide, disclose or transmit any portion of the Service to any direct or indirect competitor of Company (by way of example, a "direct or indirect competitor" of Company includes, but is not limited to, Internet listing services or other aircraft information services and employees, independent contractors and agents of such services). Customers violating these specific terms, specifically those customers searching the Service in an abusive or excessive manner, by automated or manual means, shall be subject to immediate termination of their membership and will be assessed an excessive use fee of $500.

Payment Terms

Customer agrees to pay for all products ordered through the AviationClassifieds web site, or via AviationClassifieds client services personnel ("Client Services") using the payment method indicated and provides Company express authorization to charge said fees to their payment provider. Fees owed depend on the specific type and quantity of AviationClassifieds products, services, information, or deliverables (collectively "Deliverables") ordered. Payment of fees shall not be contingent on any events other than the delivery of the ordered Deliverables. Any attorney fees, court costs, or other costs incurred in collection of delinquent undisputed amounts shall be the responsibility of and paid for by Customer. If payment is not current, Company may immediately cease to provide any and all Deliverables to the customer. The fees paid for monthly subscriptions are non-refundable, regardless of whether the subscription is terminated prior to the end of the month. Fees paid for aircraft listings and other products are not refundable. No partial month (or partial term if longer than a month) refunds will be provided. Subscriptions will automatically renew at the prevailing monthly subscription cost and the credit card number provided for initial payment will be charged accordingly unless the customer notifies AviationClassifieds Client Services (in writing) 30 days prior to the renewal date. Customer may cancel their AviationClassifieds subscription and membership by logging in to their account at (https://www.aviationclassifieds.com/MyClassifieds/login.htm) or by contacting us by email/phone (info@AviationClassifieds.com) or by phone 925-241-5088. All cancellation requests will be processed within two (2) business days and the membership will be deactivated at the end of the current billing term. Company reserves the right to change its fees or billing methods at any time. Company will provide timely notice to the affected Customers of any such changes. It is Customer's responsibility to promptly provide Company with any contact or billing information changes or updates (including email address, credit card numbers, etc.).

Unsolicited Commercial Email (Spam)

Company prohibits the use of our system or its tools to generate or send unsolicited commercial email (spam). Customers may not use the email services that Company offers to send spam (i.e. unsolicited commercial email) or otherwise send content that would violate these Terms and Conditions. Company has the right to revoke the privileges of any customer or company that breaches these terms.

Ownership and License Grant

Company retains all rights (including Intellectual Property Rights, as defined below), title and interest in the AviationClassifieds Web site and all underlying technology and data including any enhancements and improvements thereto as a result of providing the Deliverables hereunder. Customer will not and will not allow others via manual or automated means (including the use of any robot, spider or other automated process): reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, merge, copy, use, disclose, sell or transfer the underlying source code or structure or sequence of Company's technology or delete or alter author attributes or copyright notices. Customer shall use the AviationClassifieds system solely for their own use and shall not allow others to use the AviationClassifieds system under or through that Customer's login ID/email and password. Further, customer shall not use Company products or services in an unlawful manner, such as for offensive, abusive, tortious, libelous, defamatory or other illegal purposes.

Intellectual Property Rights means all intellectual property rights (throughout the universe, in all media, now existing or created in the future, for all versions and elements, in all languages, and for the entire duration of such rights) arising under statutory or common law, contract, or otherwise, and whether or not perfected, including without limitation, (a) all rights associated with works of authorship including without limitation copyrights, moral rights, copyright applications, copyright registrations, synchronization rights; (b) rights associated with trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, trade dress, and the applications for registration and registrations of trademarks and service marks; (c) rights relating to the protection of trade secrets and confidential information; (d) rights analogous to those set forth in this definition and any and all other proprietary rights relating to intangible property; and (e) divisions, continuations, renewals, reissues, and extensions of the foregoing (as and to the extent applicable) now existing, later filed, issued, or acquired.

Limitation of Liability and Indemnification

IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF USE OR OF DATA, OR INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS) ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT. Customer's exclusive remedy, and Company's entire liability under this Agreement shall be a refund to Customer of the fees paid to Company hereunder, and in no event will Company's liability for any reason exceed such fee. Company (and its officers, directors, employees and agents) shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising from Customer's use of the Deliverables, and Customer shall indemnify Company (and Company's officers, directors, employees and agents), and hold each of them harmless from and against any and all costs, damages or losses by any of them (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees) as a result of a claim by any person other than Customer arising from Customer's use or application of the Services or the Deliverables.

Warranty Disclaimers


Links to Third Party Sites

This web site may contain hyperlinks to other web sites operated by parties other than Company which are beyond Company's control. Parties other than Company may provide services or sell product lines on this site that take you outside of our service. This includes links from advertisers, sponsors, and content partners that may use AviationClassifieds.com logo(s) as part of a co-branding relationship. For example, if you click on a banner advertisement the click may take you off of the AviationClassifieds site. Company does not control, is not responsible for examining or evaluating, and does not warrant the offerings of, any of these businesses or individuals or the content of their web sites. Company does not assume any liability for the actions, product, or content of any of these and any other third parties. Company makes no representations and cannot be held responsible for the accuracy, relevancy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of material on such third party web sites. When you click on a link that leaves the AviationClassifieds site, the site you will land on is not controlled by Company and different terms of use and privacy statements may apply. Company also does not assume, and expressly disclaims, all liability for any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, defects, or other malfunctions caused by, resulting from, existing within, or in connection with such third party sites and any links thereto.

Other Rights of Company

With respect to Listings and other information submitted to Company, Customer agrees to grant Company and its affiliates and their licensees a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable right and license (through multiple tiers) to use, reproduce, adapt, perform, display, publish, translate, prepare derivative works from, modify, distribute, sell, and take any other action with respect to such content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, including the right to use Listings and other information submitted to it for publication of all or part of such Listing on the Internet for unrestricted use by AviationClassifieds customers and partners. Company shall have sole authority to choose the manner in which any Listing will be received, displayed and used by the Service, and reserves the right to remove all or any part of a Listing or refuse Services to anyone at any time in its sole discretion. Company shall have no obligation to (i) resolve disputes among users of the Service; or (ii) monitor or verify the accuracy or proper use of the Listings. Company reserves the right to modify or change any and all terms and conditions at any time.


This Agreement, the Service and the Deliverables provided by Company shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, without reference to conflict of laws principles. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the State and Federal courts of Contra Costa County, California. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be severed from the remainder of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. This Agreement shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the parties and their respective successors and permitted assigns. The rights under this Agreement or any license granted hereunder may not be assigned, sublicensed or otherwise transferred by Customer without the prior written consent of Company, which retains the right to withhold consent in its sole discretion. The terms and conditions of this Agreement constitute the entire agreement between the parties and supersede all previous agreements and understanding, whether oral or written, between the parties hereto with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement. All notices to Company must be in writing and must be sent registered mail, certified mail, or overnight mail with a return receipt requested to General Manager at Company.

Last Updated:  January 1, 2015