avigation


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avigation

[‚a·və′gā·shən]
(navigation)
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Avigation easements are easements to "allow aircraft to fly through a given airspace.
It is worth noting that, although takings of avigation easements for flight paths near airports often involve the payment of just compensation, the FAA has challenged wind turbines near airports on some occasions without offering compensation to landowners.
2d Aviation [section] 8 (2009) (noting that "[t]here is a conflict of authority as to whether an avigation easement may be obtained by prescription").
At least one case has applied a six year statute of limitations to preclude a takings claim for an avigation easement against the United States Government, with the six-year period beginning to toll when aircraft began flying over the subject property.
The Port of Port Angeles is inviting interested consulting firms experienced and knowledgeable in critical aircraft and runway length determination; National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements for identification of a preferred alternative to airport obstructions; preparation of environmental assessments pursuant to NEPA; avigation easement analysis; obstruction removal and park redevelopment; airport engineering, environmental, planning, architectural, design and
If there is one type of the bundle of rights taking that strikes fear into the hearts of property owners but, for some reason, matters little to the powers that be (condemnors), it's the avigation easement.
The avigation easement brings with it the threat of thundering planes, immense downfalls of soot and fuel leakage, shock waves that rattle pots and pans, restrictions on home lighting, height limitations, perpetual and continuing rights to all air space and underlying ground to ensure the safe and continuing fight of all aircraft to fly over the property.
Documents about avigation easements are notorious for their use of strong language.
An avigation pertains to the operation and navigation of aircraft.
An owner is approached by a representative of the airport and asked to agree and sign an avigation easement document.
Avigation Easement, Over 40 Acres of Land, More or Less, Anchorage, Territory of Alaska, D.