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FAR about flying high enough to get to land power off

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FAR about flying high enough to get to land power off?  I've never heard of this FAR, Im a Commerical/Multi rated pilot, and an upcoming CFI.

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  1. Mark Kolber on Nov 20, 2014

    Private Pilot 101. FAR 91.119. First paragraph.

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  2. Kris Kortokrax on Nov 20, 2014


    Since he used the term “get to land” and it Comm/Multi, I’m thinking he’s talking about overwater flights.


    91.205(b)(12) is one rule which would apply.
    136.9 and 135.11 apply for commercial air tours (sightseeing rides).

    There are other rules that deal with communication and navigation requirements for extended overwater flight (which is defined in Part 1).

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