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CIVIL AVIATION SAFETY REGULATIONS 1998 - REG 121.220

Taking off from and landing on narrow runways

             (1)  This regulation applies in relation to an aeroplane if:

                     (a)  the aeroplane takes off from, or lands on, a runway; and

                     (b)  the width of the runway (a narrow runway ) is less than the width for the aeroplane worked out in the manner prescribed by the Part 121 Manual of Standards for the purposes of this paragraph; and

                     (c)  the aeroplane has a maximum certificated take-off weight of more than 5,700 kg; and

                     (d)  the aeroplane is of a type first type certificated in its country of manufacture on or after 1 March 1978.

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

                     (a)  the aeroplane takes off from, or lands on, a narrow runway; and

                     (b)  the aircraft flight manual instructions for the aeroplane do not include requirements for the operation of the aeroplane on a narrow runway.

             (3)  An aeroplane operator's exposition must include procedures for taking off from, or landing on, a narrow runway.

             (4)  An aeroplane operator's exposition must include procedures relating to the training required for the aeroplane's flight crew to conduct a take-off from, or a landing on, a narrow runway.

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

Penalty:  50 penalty units.



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