Designated remote areas
Aircraft planned to operate within or through designated remote areas must carry survival equipment in the area over which the flight is planned (CAO 20.11 para 7 (b)). See CAO 20.11 Appendix III for maps of designated remote areas.
- Flight through corridors shall be made within sight of the highway concerned and never more than five nm away.
- Australian-administered islands adjacent to the remote area between Talgarno and Cairns are part of the designated remote area.
- The mainland within 50 nm of Darwin is excluded from the designated remote area.