CAR Part 157 Heliport Notifications & Determinations
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vanuatu has received notification from Vanuatu Helicopters Ltd of a proposal to construct a heliport in the Port Vila harbour called Pontoon.
Pursuant to Civil Aviation Rule 157.9, the Director of Civil Aviation is conducting an aeronautical study to consider the effects that the proposed action would have on the safe and efficient use of airspace by aircraft, and on the safety of persons and property on the ground.
In particular, the aeronautical study shall consider the following:
• The effect the proposed action would have on existing or contemplated aerodrome traffic circuits of neighbouring aerodromes.
• The effect the proposed action would have on existing and projected airspace uses.
• The effect the proposed action would have on the safety of persons and property on the ground.
• The effect the existing or proposed man-made objects and natural objects within the affected area would have on the proposed action.
In accordance with Civil Aviation Rule 157.9(b) the Director invites interested parties to make submissions concerning the proposal.
Submissions should quote Work Request PL/90/17 and be addressed to:
Civil Aviation Authority of Vanuatu PMB 9068
Closing date for submissions 31 March 2017.