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CASA 86/20 Directions/Civil Aviation as made
This instrument amends CASA 55/20 — Operation of Certain Unmanned Aircraft Directions 2020 so that the Civil Aviation Safety Authority may approve a person to operate indoor micro RPAs (a kind of remotely piloted aircraft) less than 30 metres from a person who does not have duties essential to its control or navigation.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 15
Registered 23 Dec 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Feb-2021
Tabled Senate02-Feb-2021
To be repealed 12 May 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

Instrument number CASA 86/20

I, CHRISTOPHER PAUL MONAHAN, Executive Manager, National Operations & Standards, a delegate of CASA, make this instrument under regulation 11.245 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998.

[Signed Christopher P. Monahan]

Christopher P. Monahan
Executive Manager, National Operations & Standards

21 December 2020

CASA 86/20  Operation of Certain Unmanned Aircraft Directions Amendment Instrument 2020

1          Name

                 This instrument is CASA 86/20  Operation of Certain Unmanned Aircraft Directions Amendment Instrument 2020.

2          Commencement

                 This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3          Amendments

                 CASA 55/20 — Operation of Certain Unmanned Aircraft Directions 2020 is amended as set out in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1          Amendments

[1]        Before paragraph 9 (3) (a)

insert

(aa)  to the operation indoors of a micro RPA if the person holds an approval given by CASA for the purposes of this paragraph; or

[2]        Further amendments

The following provisions are amended by omitting “subregulation” and inserting “subsection”:

·            subsection 9 (2)

·            subsection 9 (3)

·            subsection 10 (2).