1165. Sale of aircraft.

The sale of aircraft is governed by the ordinary law relating to the sale of goods1, so that the extent to which the seller of an aircraft, whether he is a manufacturer or not, is liable to a purchaser if the aircraft does not comply with the contract or is defective depends upon the terms and circumstances of the particular sale2. When a seller, in breach of contract or as a result of his negligence, sells an aircraft which is defective, the purchaser may in some circumstances be able to recover from the seller the amount of any sums