Published date: 20 July 2010


This Advisory Circular (AC) describes an acceptable means of compliance with the requirements under Civil Aviation Rule Part 125 relating to ditching of an aeroplane, and provides a discussion on ditching techniques, and procedures that may enhance the chance of survival should a ditching becomes necessary.

This AC also provides guidance on preparing a risk assessment before an extended over-water operation is carried out as required by rule 125.87(a)(3).

Related rules

This AC relates to Civil Aviation Rule Part 125 and specifically to rule 125.87.

Change notice

This is the initial issue of AC125-2.