14 CFR 129.22 - Communication and navigation equipment for rotorcraft operations under VFR over routes navigated by pilotage.

§ 129.22 Communication and navigation equipment for rotorcraft operations under VFR over routes navigated by pilotage.

(a) No foreign air carrier may operate a rotorcraft under VFR over routes that can be navigated by pilotage unless the rotorcraft is equipped with the radio communication equipment necessary under normal operating conditions to fulfill the following:

(1) Communicate with at least one appropriate station from any point on the route;

(2) Communicate with appropriate air traffic control facilities from any point within Class B, Class C, or Class D airspace, or within a Class E surface area designated for an airport in which flights are intended; and

(3) Receive meteorological information from any point en route.

(b) No foreign air carrier may operate a rotorcraft at night under VFR over routes that can be navigated by pilotage unless that rotorcraft is equipped with -

(1) Radio communication equipment necessary under normal operating conditions to fulfill the functions specified in paragraph (a) of this section; and

(2) Navigation equipment suitable for the route to be flown.

[Doc. No. FAA-2002-14002, 72 FR 31683, June 7, 2007]

Title 14 published on 13-Apr-2017 04:10

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 129 after this date.

  • 2016-07-26; vol. 81 # 143 - Tuesday, July 26, 2016
    1. 81 FR 48693 - Fuel Tank Vent Fire Protection; Correction
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Final rule; correction.
      This correction is effective on July 26, 2016.
      14 CFR Parts 25, 121, and 129