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CIVIL AVIATION SAFETY REGULATIONS 1998 - REG 101.455

Maximum operating height of rockets

             (1)  A person may launch a rocket that is not a model rocket to higher than 400 feet AGL only:

                     (a)  in an approved area; or

                     (b)  as permitted by another provision of this Part.

Penalty:  10 penalty units.

Note:          CASA must publish details of the approval of an area (including any conditions) in NOTAM or on an aeronautical chart--see subregulation 101.030(7).

             (2)  An offence against subregulation (1) is an offence of strict liability.

Note:          For strict liability , see section 6.1 of the Criminal Code .



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