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Sec. 303. Expenditure of Federal funds.
TITLE IV-AIR CARRIER ECONOMIC REGULATION ec. 401. Certificate of public convenience and necessity.
(a) Certificate required.
(n) Application for new mail service. Sec. 402. Permits to foreign air carriers.
(a) Permit required.
(h) Transfer of permit. Sec. 403. Tariffs of air carriers.
(a) Filing of tariffs required.
(d) Filing of divisions of rates and charges required. Sec. 404. Rates for carriage of persons and property.
(a) Carrier's duty to provide service, rates, and divisions. (b) Discrimination.
(c) Foreign rate study. Sec. 405. Transportation of mail.
(a) Continuation and termination of mail contracts.
(m) Free travel for postal employees. Sec. 406. Rates for transportation of mail.
(a) Authority to fix rates.
(f) Payments to foreign air carriers. Sec. 407. Accounts, records, and reports.
(a) Filing of reports.
Sec. 408. Consolidation, merger, and acquisition of control.
(a) Acts prohibited.
(e) Investigation of violations. Sec. 409. Prohibited interests.
(a) Interlocking relationships.
(b) Profit from transfer of securities.
(a) Filing of agreements required.
(b) Approval by Authority.
TITLE V-NATIONALITY AND OWNERSHIP OF AIRCRAFT
Sec. 501. Registration of aircraft nationality.
(a) Registration required.
(f) Effect of registration.
(a) Establishment of recording system.
(f) Previously unrecorded ownership. Sec. 504. Limitation of security owners liability.
TITLE VI—CIVIL AERONAUTICS SAFETY REGULATION
Sec. 601. General safety powers and duties.
(a) Minimum standards; rules and regulations.
(a) Power to issue certificate.
(c) Form and recording of certificate. Sec. 603. Aircraft certificates.
(a) Type certificates.
(c) Airworthiness certificate. Sec. 604. Air-carrier operating certificates.
(a) Power to issue.
(b) Issuance. Sec. 605. Maintenance of equipment in air transportation.
(a) Duty of carriers and airmen.
(a) Violations of title.
TITLE VII-AIR SAFETY BOARD
Sec. 701. Creation and organization of board.
(a) Appointment of board.
(e) Preservation of records and reports. Sec. 702. Duties of the board.
(a) General duties.
TITLE VIII–OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE AGENCIES
Sec. 801. The President of the United States.
Sec. 901. Civil penalties.
(a) Safety and postal offenses.
(g) Refusal to testify.
Sec. 1001. Conduct of proceedings.
(a) Filing of complaints authorized.
(i) Power to establish through air transportation service. Sec. 1003. Joint boards.
(a) Designation of boards.
(e) Judicial enforcement and review. Sec. 1004. Evidence.
(a) Power to take evidence.
Sec. 1005. Orders, notices, and service.
(a) Effective date of orders; emergency orders.
(f) Form and service of orders.
(a) Orders of Authority subject to review.
(f) Certification or certiorari. Sec. 1007. Judicial enforcement.
(a) Jurisdiction of court.
(b) Application for enforcement. Sec. 1008. Participation by Authority in court proceedings. Sec. 1009. Joinder of parties.
Sec. 1101. Hazards to air commerce.
(a) Effectiveness of existing orders, regulations, etc.
(d) Records transferred to Authority.
TITLE I-GENERAL PROVISIONS
SECTION 1 [52 Stat. 977, 49 U. S. C., 401] As used in this Act, unless the context otherwise requires
(1) "Aeronautics" means the science and art of flight.
(2) "Air carrier” means any citizen of the United States who undertakes, whether directly or indirectly or by a lease or any other arrangement, to engage in air transportation: Provided, That the Authority may by order relieve air carriers who are not directly engaged in the operation of aircraft in air transportation from the provisions of this Act to the extent and for such periods as may be in the public interest.
(3) "Air commerce" means interstate, overseas, or foreign air commerce or the transportation of mail by aircraft or any operation or navigation of aircraft within the limits of any civil airway or any operation or navigation of aircraft which directly affects, or which may endanger safety in, interstate, overseas, or foreign air commerce.
(4) "Aircraft” means any contrivance now known or hereafter invented, used, or designed for navigation of or flight in the air.
(5) "Aircraft engine” means an engine used, or intended to be used, for propulsion of aircraft and includes all parts, appurtenances, and accessories thereof other than propellers.
(6) "Airman” means any individual who engages, as the person in command or as pilot, mechanic, or member of the crew, in the navigation of aircraft while under way; and (except to the extent the Authority may otherwise provide with respect to individuals employed outside the United States) any individual who is directly in charge of the inspection, maintenance, overhauling, or repair of aircraft, aircraft engines, propellers, or appliances, and any individual who serves in the capacity of aircraft dispatcher or air-traffic control-tower operator.
(7) “Air navigation facility” means any facility used in, available for use in, or designed for use in, aid of air navigation, including landing areas, lights, any apparatus or equipment for disseminating weather information, for signaling, for radio-directional finding, or for radio or other electrical communication, and any other structure or mechanism having a similar purpose for guiding or controlling flight in the air or the landing and take-off of aircraft.
(8) “Airport” means a landing area used regularly by aircraft for receiving or discharging passengers or cargo.
(9) “Air-space reservation" means air space, identified by an area on the surface of the earth, in which the flight of aircraft is prohibited or restricted.
(10) "Air transportation" means interstate, overseas, or foreign air transportation or the transportation of mail by aircraft.
(11) “Appliances” means instruments, equipment, apparatus, parts, appurtenances, or accessories, of whatever description, which are used, or are capable of being or intended to be used, in the navigation, operation, or control of aircraft in flight (including parachutes and including communication equipment and any other mechanism or mechanisms installed in or attached to aircraft during flight), and which are not a part or parts of aircraft, aircraft engines, or propellers.
(12) “Authority” means the Civil Aeronautics Authority.
(13). “Citizen of the United States” means (a) an individual who is a citizen of the United States or of one of its possessions, or (b) a partnership of which each member is such an individual, or (c) a corporation or association created or organized under the laws of the United States or of any State, Territory, or possession of the United States, of which the president and two-thirds or more of the board of directors and other managing officers thereof are such individuals and in which at least 75 per centum of the voting interest is owned or controlled by persons who are citizens of the United States or of one of its possessions.
(14) “Civil aircraft” means any aircraft other than a public aircraft.
(15) “Civil aircraft of the United States” means any aircraft registered as provided in this Act.
(16) "Civil airway" means a path through the navigable air space of the United States, identified by an area on the surface of the earth, designated or approved by the Administrator as suitable for interstate, overseas, or foreign air commerce.
(17). “Conditional sale” means (a) any contract for the sale of an aircraft, aircraft engine, propeller, appliance, or spare part under