This consent order concerns violations of the Department's aviation licensing statute, 49
U.S.C. 41 101 by IDM Corporate Aviation Services, LLC, (IDM). From May 2006 to August 2006, IDM operated a Boeing 737 aircraft in colnmo11 carriage air service without having first obtained Departmental economic authority as required by section 41 101. Moreovcr, IDM's unauthorized air transportation violated 49 U.S.C. 5 41712, which prohibits air carriers, such as IDM, and other entities from engaging in unfair and deceptive practices and unfair methods of competition. This order directs IDM to cease and desist from such further unauthorized air transportation and assesses IDM a co~nprornisecivil penalty of $120,000.