The Aircraft Act `1934

An Act to make better provision for the control of the manufacture, possession, use, operation, sale, import and export of aircraft.
1934
List of Chapters & Sections
  1. All sections

  2. 1
     Short title and extent
  3. 2
     Definitions
  4. 3
     Power of Central Government to exempt certain aircraft
  5. 4
     Power of Central Government to make rules to implement the Convention of 1944
  6. 4A
     Safety oversight functions
  7. 5
     Power of Central Government to make rules
  8. 5A
     Power to issue directions
  9. 6
     Power of Central Government to make orders in emergency
  10. 7
     Power of Central Government to make rules for investigation of accidents
  11. 8
     Power to detain aircraft
  12. 8A
     Power of Central Government to make rules for protecting the public health
  13. 8B
     Emergency powers for protecting the public health
  14. 8C
     Power of Central Government to make rules for securing safe custody and re-delivery of unclaimed property
  15. 9
     Wreck and salvage
  16. 9A
     Power of Central Government to prohibit or regulate construction of buildings, planting of trees, etc
  17. 9B
     Payment of compensation
  18. 9C
     Appeals from awards in respect of compensation
  19. 9D
     Arbitrator to have certain powers of civil courts
  20. 10
     Penalty for act in contravention of rule made under this Act
  21. 11
     Penalty for flying so as to cause danger
  22. 11A
     Penalty for failure to comply with directions issued under section 5A
  23. 11B
     Penalty for failure to comply with directions issued under section 9A
  24. 12
     Penalty for abetment of offences and attempted offences
  25. 13
     Power of Court to order forfeiture
  26. 14
     Rules to be made after publication
  27. 14A
     Laying of rules before Parliament
  28. 15
     Use of patented invention on aircraft not required in India
  29. 16
     [Repealed.]
  30. 17
     Bar of certain suits
  31. 18
     Saving for acts done in good faith under the Act
  32. 19
     Saving of application of Act
  33. 20
     [Repealed.]