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CIVIL AVIATION SAFETY REGULATIONS 1998 - REG 121.155

Cockpit authorisation and briefing

             (1)  This regulation applies to an aeroplane that is required to be equipped with a cockpit door under regulation 4.68 of the Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005 .

             (2)  The operator and the pilot in command of an aeroplane for a flight each contravene this subregulation if:

                     (a)  during the flight, a person enters the cockpit; and

                     (b)  the person is not a person mentioned in subregulation (3).

             (3)  The persons are the following:

                     (a)  an authorised officer who is carrying out an audit, check, examination, inspection or test under these Regulations;

                     (b)  a person who is permitted to enter the cockpit by regulation 4.67 of the Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005 .

Note:          A person is not allowed to enter the cockpit after take-off unless the person holds appropriate identification: see paragraph 4.67(4)(b) of the Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005 .

             (4)  The pilot in command of an aeroplane for a flight contravenes this subregulation if:

                     (a)  during the flight, a person other than a crew member for the flight enters the cockpit; and

                     (b)  the person is not briefed by the pilot in command or the co-pilot on the safety procedures that are relevant to the cockpit:

                              (i)  before the person enters the cockpit; or

                             (ii)  as soon as practicable after the person enters the cockpit.

             (5)  A person commits an offence of strict liability if the person contravenes subregulation (2) or (4).

Penalty:  50 penalty units.

Subpart 121.D -- Operational procedures



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