14 CFR 23.815 - Width of aisle.

§ 23.815 Width of aisle.
(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, for commuter category airplanes, the width of the main passenger aisle at any point between seats must equal or exceed the values in the following table:
Number of passenger seats Minimum main passenger aisle width
Less than 25 inches from floor 25 inches and more from floor
10 through 19 9 inches 15 inches.
(b) When certification to the emergency exist provisions of § 23.807(d)(4) is requested, the main passenger aisle width at any point between the seats must equal or exceed the following values:
Number of passenger seats Minimum main passenger aisle width (inches)
Less than 25 inches from floor 25 inches and more from floor
1 A narrower width not less than 9 inches may be approved when substantiated by tests found necessary by the Administrator.
10 or fewer 1 12 15
11 through 19 12 20
[Amdt. 23-34, 52 FR 1831, Jan. 15, 1987, as amended by Amdt. 23-46, 59 FR 25774, May 17, 1994]

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  • 2014-03-18; vol. 79 # 52 - Tuesday, March 18, 2014
    1. 79 FR 15062 - Special Conditions: Extra Flugzeugproduktions and Vertriebs [Extra] GmbH, EA-300/LC; Acrobatic Category Aerodynamic Stability
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Notice of proposed special conditions.
      Send your comments on or before April 17, 2014.
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