Air Navigation and Transport Act 1973

Duty of commander of aircraft to notify appropriate authority of intention to deliver person.

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8. (1) The commander of an aircraft shall, if possible before, and in any event as soon as practicable after, the termination of its flight in the State with a person on board whom he intends to deliver to a member of the Garda Síochána pursuant to section 7 (1) of this Act, notify the appropriate authority of—

( a) his intention to deliver the person as aforesaid, and

( b) the reasons for such delivery.

(2) The commander of an Irish controlled aircraft shall, if possible before, and in any event as soon as practicable after the termination of its flight in the territory of a Tokyo contracting state with a person on board whom he intends to deliver to competent authorities of that state pursuant to section 7 (2) of this Act, notify the appropriate authority of—

( a) his intention to deliver the person as aforesaid, and

( b) the reasons for such delivery.