This page presents some frequently asked questions and answers
concerning .aero domains.
Besides the information offered here, we have a list
of general questions
and answers about the domain system, which is worth reading
and well-suited to impart a solid basic understanding for this topic.
Anyone who is eligible for registration can profit by a controlled and protected
internet domain of their own, in which they can promote their brand
names without the risk of losing the domains to the holders of name rights of
Additionally, the new .aero domain strives to make it easier for customers to
find the information they seek. Some domain names have a hierarchical structure,
as you can see in the following examples:
There are different categories of eligible registrants, which require different
types of certifications, e.g. an Airline Operating Certificate or a pilot's
license. Knipp will advise which proof you will need. Once this verification is
done you can be issued with an ID to register domain names.
No. According to the Domain Management Policy the
license to use the .aero domain name cannot be sold or
transferred to another person.
If for any reason you do not wish to use your domain
name anymore and would like to make it available to
another member of the community, simply request Knipp
to delete your existing domain name registration.
The deletion is immediate and another member of the
community will then be able to register the name.