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CASA 150/12 Directions/Civil Aviation as made
This direction allows Jetstar Airways Pty Limited to operate either Airbus A321-200 or A320-200 series aircraft with 1 cabin attendant for every 50 passenger seats or part of that number.
Administered by: Infrastructure and Regional Development
General Comments: This instrument stops having effect at the end of 31 May 2013.
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 9
Registered 30 May 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR31-May-2012
Tabled Senate25-Jun-2012
Date of repeal 31 May 2013
Repealed by CASA 94/13 - Direction - number of cabin attendants - Jetstar Airways

Instrument number CASA 150/12

I, PETER BEILBY CROMARTY, Acting Executive Manager, Operations Division, a delegate of CASA, make this instrument under regulation 208 of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988.

[Signed P. B. Cromarty]

Peter Cromarty
Acting Executive Manager
Operations Division

18 May 2012

1          Duration

                 This instrument:

(a)   commences on 1 June 2012; and

(b)   stops having effect at the end of 31 May 2013.

2          Application

                 This instrument applies to the aircraft mentioned in Schedule 1 operated by Jetstar Airways Pty Limited, Aviation Reference Number 510654 (the operator), and engaged in regular public transport operations.

3          Direction

                 In spite of subparagraph 6.1 (b), and for subparagraph 6.1 (c), of Civil Aviation Order 20.16.3 (CAO 20.16.3), the operator may operate the aircraft if there is 1 cabin attendant for every 50 passenger seats or part of that number.

Note   CAO 20.16.3 applies in all other respects to the aircraft mentioned in Schedule 1.

4          Conditions

                 The direction is subject to the conditions mentioned in Schedule 2.

Schedule 1          Aircraft

              Australian registered Airbus A321-200 series aircraft with a type certificate data sheet that provides for a maximum seating capacity of 220 passengers or Australian registered Airbus A320-200 series aircraft with a type certificate data sheet that provides for a maximum seating capacity of 180 passengers.

Schedule 2          Conditions

        1     Only physically competent (able-bodied) persons may occupy seats in the emergency exit rows.

        2     During the aircraft take-off, landing operation and in prepared emergencies, emergency exit row seats must be occupied by a minimum of 2 physically competent (able-bodied) persons.

        3     All passengers seated in the emergency exit rows must receive and respond to a briefing acceptable to CASA which instructs them on the operation of the emergency exits and subsequent actions required in the event of an emergency.

        4     The operator must ensure that the aircraft can be evacuated in 90 seconds.

        5     Arrangements for the seating and briefing of passengers must be in accordance with procedures set out in the operator’s operations manual and acceptable to CASA.