159. Carriage of weapons and munitions of war by air.

An aircraft 1 must not carry any munition of war2 unless it is carried with the permission of the Civil Aviation Authority ('CAA')3 and the pilot in charge of the aircraft is informed in writing by the operator before the flight commences of the type, weight or quantity and location of any munition of war on board or suspended beneath the aircraft and any conditions of the permission of the CAA4. It is also unlawful for such an aircraft5 to carry any sporting weapon6 or munition of war unless it is stowed in the aircraft in a place that