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CIVIL AVIATION SAFETY REGULATIONS 1998 - REG 101.470

Model rockets

             (1)  A person must not launch a model rocket into cloud.

Penalty:  10 penalty units.

Note:          For model rocket , see regulation 101.425.

             (2)  A person must not launch a model rocket to higher than 400 feet AGL within 5 nautical miles of an aerodrome.

Penalty:  10 penalty units.

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

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

             (3)  Subject to subregulations (1) and (2) and Subpart 101.B, a person may launch a model rocket outside an approved area, or at night.

Subpart 101.I -- Firework displays

  



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