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CASA 40/20 Directions/Civil Aviation as made
This instrument allows National Jet Systems Pty Ltd to continue operating relevant aircraft for flights with 1 cabin attendant for every 50, or part of 50, passenger seats, subject to appropriate risk reduction measures.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 15
Registered 29 Jul 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR24-Aug-2020
Tabled Senate24-Aug-2020
To be repealed 25 Mar 2021
Repealed by Self Repealing

Instrument number CASA 40/20

I, WARREN CRAIG MARTIN, Executive Manager, Regulatory Services & Surveillance, a delegate of CASA, make this instrument under regulation 208 of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988 and regulation 11.245 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998.

[Signed C. Martin]

Craig Martin
Executive Manager
Regulatory Services & Surveillance

28 July 2020

1          Name

                 This instrument is CASA 40/20 — Number of Cabin Attendants (National Jet Systems) Direction 2020.

2          Duration

                 This instrument:

(a)   commences on 1 August 2020; and

(b)   is repealed at the earlier of the following:

             (i)  the commencement of the Civil Aviation Safety Amendment (Part 121) Regulations 2018;

            (ii)  the end of 31 July 2022.

Note   For regulation 11.250 of CASR, the directions in section 5 cease to be in force at the earlier of the times mentioned in paragraph (b).

3          Definitions

Note   In this instrument, certain terms and expressions have the same meaning as they have in the Civil Aviation Act 1988 and the regulations. These include: operations manual, passenger, regular public transport operations and type certificate data sheet.

                 In this instrument:

cabin attendant has the meaning given by subsection 2 of Civil Aviation Order 20.16.3.

relevant aircraft means a Boeing B717-200 series aircraft with a type certificate data sheet that, at the time this instrument commences, mentions a maximum seating capacity of 134 passengers.

National Jet Systems means National Jet Systems Pty Ltd, ARN 436109.

4          Application

                 This instrument applies to National Jet Systems in relation to its operation of a relevant aircraft in charter, or regular public transport, operations.

5          Directions

        (1)     Subparagraph 6.1 (b) of Civil Aviation Order 20.16.3, as in force from time to time, does not apply to National Jet Systems in relation to its operation of a relevant aircraft.

        (2)     National Jet Systems must assign for duty at least 1 cabin attendant for each 50, or part of 50, passenger seats fitted for each flight of a relevant aircraft.

        (3)     National Jet Systems must give CASA:

(a)   written notice of any proposed revision of any part of National Jet Systems’ operations manual that relates to emergency procedures for a relevant aircraft, including in relation to exits; and

(b)   the written notice mentioned in paragraph (a) at least 14 days before making any proposed revision.