(1) This regulation applies in relation to an aeroplane:
(a) that has a maximum operational passenger seat configuration of more than 30; and
(b) that does not comply with the ditching requirements of the relevant airworthiness standards for the aeroplane.
(2) The operator of an aeroplane for a flight contravenes this subregulation if, during the flight:
(a) the aeroplane is flown over water; and
(b) the aeroplane is flown further than the distance mentioned in subregulation (3) from land.
(3) The distance is the lesser of:
(a) the distance the aeroplane can fly in 2 hours at it s normal cruising speed in International Standard Atmosphere conditions and in still air; and
(b) 400 nautical miles.
(4) A person commits an offence of strict liability if the person contravenes subregulation (2).
Penalty: 50 penalty units.