Ground.com™ Privacy Statement
Ground.com™ is a service dedicated to the aviation industry. You may share personal business and inventory information with other users and prospective customers and obtain such information at Ground.com™. The management and usage of any such information provided or obtained by Ground.com™ is governed by this privacy statement.
The Ground.com™ privacy statement is committed to the principles of user sovereignty in administration of personal information and accessibility of information disclosed by other users in accordance with their individual privacy settings. By accessing or using Ground.com™ you accept the policies of this privacy statement.
Information Disclosed Deliberately
When you register with Ground.com™ or update your account you will be asked to disclose certain information such as your name, company name, address and email address. This information may constitute your member profile and is gathered to administer the service.
lnformation stored in your profile may be edited, altered and deleted by you with immediate effect. If you terminate your account at Ground.com™, your information stored in our database will be deleted. Information shared with other users in Ground.com™ intern email communication cannot be altered and will maintain even if you terminate your account.
Third party entities (entities not registered at Ground.com™) will not obtain access to your information without your consenting permission. Your information might be crawled by search engines though we try to block them.
Ground.com™ may expand its network and interact with other professional networks. Personal information of users will not be shared nor provided to partner networks without prior consent of user.
We may be required and are entitled to disclose personal information disclosed deliberately by users to law enforcement at lawful requests or by court order.
Information of Interaction and Cookies
We may gather information of user interaction on Ground.com™. This includes recognition of your IP address and browser.
We use session ID cookies to maintain your login status during your visits at Ground.com™. You may enable a persistent cookie that logs you in automatically at each visit. Cookies are small programs saved in temporary folders of your computer that assign personal information to IP information. Session ID cookies are terminated after closing the browser active in a session. Persistent cookies are stored lastingly. There are no third party cookies allowed on Ground.com™.
We may obtain and use information about your usage of Ground.com™ in accordance with the provisions of this privacy statement.
Third party entities will not obtain access to your personal information from interaction with or on Ground.com™ without your consenting permission. We may be required and are entitled to disclose information of interaction by users to law enforcement at lawful requests or by court order.
Use of Information
The use of any kind of information disclosed or obtained by Ground.com™ is subject to this privacy statement and our terms and user agreement. Any information shared with Ground.com™ is understood to serve the interest of its users and to be used accordingly, especially to enable users to exchange information.
Ground.com™ conducts automatic reviews of profiles and listings to source corresponding listings.
Consolidated anonymous usage information is obtained for statistics and marketing. We may use profile information of users without identifying them as individuals to third parties for statistics and marketing purposes. This privacy statement does not cover tracking methods of advertisers. We do not personal identifiable information to any third party entities for marketing purposes.
We may use information to protect our interest and property and prevent fraudulent activities on Ground.com™. Information may be screened for legal compliance and compliance with our terms and conditions. Unlawful or non-contractual information will be deleted.
Management of Personal Information
Ground.com™ endorses to disclose personal information in profiles and interaction with other users thoughtfully. Information shared might become available to a broad public, family members or employers. Disclosure of information is conducted at own risk.
We recommend the use of non-generic passwords to access your account with that comprise a random combination of letters and numbers at a length of at least six characters.
Administration of Data
Ground.com™ takes appropriate precautions to protect your data from unauthorized access.
By using Ground.com™ you agree to have your data transferred to and stored on a German server. The administration of personal information is subject to German law. Any information is handled in compliance with Telemediengesetz and Bundesdatenschutzgesetz.
Ground.com™ may contain links to third party website. We are not responsible for the content of third party websites and encourage you to open links thoughtfully and read the privacy statement of every website you visit.
Legal Information and Dispute Policies
Ground.com™ is a service of
AVIATION MEDIA & IT GMBH, Schwabachstr. 1, 91077 Neunkirchen am Brand, Germany
The legal entity is represented by Mr Andreas Gall and Dennis Dahlenburg as its managing directors.
We reserve the right to change our terms and user agreement any time with non-material changes becoming effective immediately and material changes becoming effective by consent of user. Changes will be indicated by email message or notification on our website.
If you have additional questions or wish to file a complaint you may contact us at our postal address as indicated in this paragraph or by email: terms (at) ground.com.
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