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Township of Hanover, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover 8-11-1960 by Ord. No. 10-60. Section 74-3 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
Land use and development — See Ch. 166.
Noise — See Ch. 184.
The taking off or landing of jet-powered aircraft within the boundaries of the Township of Hanover is hereby expressly prohibited.
This chapter shall not apply to landings or takeoffs made necessary by an emergency beyond the control of the owner or operator of the aircraft. For the purposes of this section, an emergency shall be limited to those situations which would qualify as such under the regulations promulgated by the Civil Aeronautics Authority of the United States.
Every owner, operator and/or pilot of an aircraft who shall violate or suffer or permit the violation of this chapter shall be subject to a fine of not more than $1,000 or imprisonment in the county jail for a period not to exceed 90 days, or both such fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the Judge. The owner of any property within the Township of Hanover who shall knowingly permit a violation of this chapter shall likewise be subject to prosecution hereunder and the penalties prescribed in this section. Each takeoff or landing shall be punishable as a separate offense under the terms of this chapter.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code: see Ch. 1, General Provisions. Art. I.