Instrument number CASA EX70/13
I, GERARD JOHN CAMPBELL, Acting Executive Manager, Operations Division, a delegate of CASA, make this instrument under regulation 11.160 of the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998.
[Signed G.J. Campbell]
Gerard J. Campbell
Acting Executive Manager
27 June 2013
Exemption — take-off with residual traces of frost and ice
Instrument number CASA EX59/11 is revoked.
(a) commences on 1 July 2013; and
(b) expires at the end of 30 June 2016, as if it had been repealed by another instrument.
This instrument applies only to the pilot in command of an aircraft that:
(a) is engaged in regular public transport operations; and
(b) has a maximum take-off weight of more than 5 700 kg.
The pilot in command is exempt from compliance with paragraph 244 (1) (c) of the Civil Aviation Regulations 1988.
The exemption is subject to the conditions mentioned in Schedule 1.
Schedule 1 Conditions
1 In this Schedule:
appropriate procedures means de-icing and anti-icing procedures that are:
(a) effective in the ambient meteorological conditions and temperatures; and
(b) carried out in accordance with whichever of the following is applicable to take-off in those conditions and temperatures:
(i) the aircraft flight manual; or
(ii) instructions and data provided by the aircraft manufacturer.
2 Before taking off, the pilot in command must ensure that appropriate procedures have been used to remove from the aircraft all accumulated snow, frost and ice other than residual traces.
3 Immediately before taking off, the pilot in command must be satisfied that any residual traces of snow, frost or ice will not affect the performance of:
(a) the aircraft; or
(b) any of its equipment or instruments.