5501:1-4-03 Operation.

(A) In case the body of water to be used for landing and take-off is under the jurisdiction of any federal, state, municipal, port or other authority, the flight operations on such body of water shall be in conformity with the traffic rules and regulations and approval of such authority.

(B) Operating or flying an aircraft in close proximity to surface watercraft is prohibited.

(C) No aircraft except in landing or take-off run, on any public water owned or controlled by the state of Ohio, or by any political subdivision thereof, shall operate at a speed in excess of that at which local watercraft may operate.

(D) Surface watercraft shall have the right-of-way over aircraft at all times.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/19/2010 and 03/19/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4561.05
Rule Amplifies: 4561.11
Prior Effective Dates: 4/10/67, 8/23/99