1444. Offences and civil sanctions

1444.     Offences and civil sanctions

Except as otherwise mentioned, the following provisions are not in force.

Any act or omission which occurs outside the United Kingdom on board a spacecraft or carrier aircraft1 launched in the United Kingdom, and would constitute an offence under the law in force in (or in a particular part of) the United Kingdom if it occurred in the United Kingdom (or in that part of it), constitutes that offence2.

Regulations may provide for specific provisions of the Civil Aviation Act 19823 to apply (to the extent that they otherwise would not) to or in