Frequently asked questions
Q: What makes Pilot and Services?
A: We are a small group of experienced commercial pilots flying for different airlines throughout Europe but also dedicated to general aviation. We provide Safe, Professional and Reliable aircraft ferry service worldwide throughout the year.
Q: What makes Pilot and Services different from other ferry pilots?
A: We are a small team of highly experienced airline pilots. All of us have a clear safety record and the combined flying experience among us is over 60,000 flying hours. We bring the same standard into the ferry flying just as much as we always do with airliners.
Q: What type of aircrafts can you ferry?
A: Primarily we ferry Single-Engine, Multi-Engine Piston and Single-Engine Turbine aircrafts. However we are able to move turbo props business jets as well as selected airliners such as the ATR42/72, B737, A320 to name a few.
Q: Do you outsource the ferry flights to different providers?
A: No we never. If we are unable to perform the flight we don’t do it. We are able to recommend well known aviators who may be able to assist you if we can’t.
Q: Where are you based and how quickly you can be deployed?
A: We are based within the European Union. Some of us are based in Central-Eastern some in Western Europe this way we are able to quickly respond and provide a good positioning option.
Q: How can I book a pilot to deliver my aircraft?
A: You can either call or eMail us and we would be happy to help you and answer all of your questions.
Q: What is the guarantee that you deliver what you promised?
A: Once you decided to go with our service we would kindly ask you to sign a contract which legally bonds both parties and lies down the obligations and liabilities.
Q: How much does it cost?
A: The total cost of the ferry flight varies between aircraft type and destination. We are happy to provide you with an estimated price as a starting point for free to have an idea of the cost involved.
Q: What makes your service more competitive than others?
A: Clients chose us for our professionalism and reliability. We always keep ourselves away from making false promises which cannot be fulfilled especially when it comes to flying not to compromise safety.
Q: Do I get a detailed breakdown of expenses after the ferry flight?
A: Yes. After the mission is accomplished we will provide you with a detailed breakdown of all the costs involved.
Q: What kind of ferry flying are you specialized for?
A: We do all sorts of delivery flights whether it is positioning flights within Europe or an Oceanic crossing from North America and beyond.
Q: My other pilot walked away from the job can you help?
A: Yes. We are able to finish ferrying and rescue your aeroplane which were abandoned by other ferry pilots and it left your aircraft stranded in a remote location.
Q: I would like to fly my own airplane by myself but would like to have a spare eye on board. Can you help?
A: Yes we certainly can. We can join you on your trip as a safety pilot and we are more than happy to share techniques and knowledge with you to operate safely and confidently on unknown international airspace with a small aircraft.
Q: We are a humanitarian organization and would need help with aircraft delivery.
A: We at Pilot and Services believe that it is our collective obligation to help those who are in need. Therefore we deliver all aeroplanes for humanitarian purposes under a special contract.