On October 14, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida sentenced Eduardo Aching to 2 years of probation, 100 hours of community service, and a $100 special assessment. On July 13, Aching was convicted for operating an airplane in a commercial capacity with a revoked airman’s certificate. FAA previously suspended Aching’s medical certificate for failing to report a driving under the influence arrest. However, the pilot continued to fly airplanes on at least 10 different occasions. Aching also presented an altered medical certificate to an FAA inspector.