North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 63 Aeronautics

Article 1 - Municipal Airports.

Article 2 - State Regulation.

Article 3 - Stealing, Tampering with, or Operating Aircraft While Intoxicated.

Article 4 - Model Airport Zoning Act.

  • § 63-29   Repealed by Session Laws 1971, c. 936, s. 1
  • § 63-30   Airport hazards not in public interest
    It is hereby found and declared that an airport hazard endangers the lives and property of users of the airport and of occupants of land...
  • § 63-31   Adoption of airport zoning regulations
    (a) Every political subdivision may adopt, administer, and enforce, under the police power and in the manner and upon the conditions hereinafter prescribed, airport zoning...
  • § 63-32   Permits, new structures, etc., and variances
    (a) Permits. Where advisable to facilitate the enforcement of zoning regulations adopted pursuant to this Article, a system may be established by any political subdivision...
  • § 63-33   Procedure
    (a) Adoption of Zoning Regulations. No airport zoning regulations shall be adopted, amended, or changed under this Article except by action of the legislative body...
  • § 63-34   Judicial review
    (a) Any person aggrieved by any decision of the board of appeals, or any taxpayer, or any officer, department, board, or bureau of the political...
  • § 63-35   Enforcement and remedies
    Each violation of this Article or of any regulations, order, or ruling promulgated or made pursuant to this Article, shall constitute a Class 3 misdemeanor,...
  • § 63-36   Acquisition of air rights
    In any case in which: (1) It is desired to remove, lower, or otherwise terminate a nonconforming use; or (2) The approach protection necessary cannot,...
  • § 63-37   Short title
    This Article shall be known and may be cited as the "Model Airport Zoning Act." (1941, c. 250, s. 10.)
  • § 63-37.1   Airport obstructions illegal
    Any person, other than the owner or operator of an airport, who intentionally obstructs the lawful takeoff and landing operations and patterns of aircraft at...

Article 5 - Aeronautics Commission; Federal Regulations.

Article 6 - Public Airports and Related Facilities.

Article 7 - State and Federal Aid; Authority of Department of Transportation.

Article 8 - North Carolina Special Airport Districts Act.

Article 9 - Changes in Special Use Airspaces.

  • § 63-90   Public purpose declared
    It is the intent of the General Assembly that the legislative branch review and comment on all applications and actions of the Federal Aviation Administration...
  • § 63-91   General Assembly review and approval
    The Division of Aviation of the Department of Transportation shall bring before the General Assembly or the Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations all applications...
  • § 63-92   Effect of General Assembly review
    (a) If the General Assembly or the Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations determines that the proposed change is in the best interests of the...