Sections
§ 301 Definitions 2
§ 302 Sovereignty in space 2
§ 303 Ownership of space 2
§ 304 Lawfulness of flight and landings 2
§ 305 Damage on land; liability 2
§ 306 Collision of aircraft; law governing liability 2
§ 307 Crimes and torts in flight; law governing 2
§ 308 Contracts in flight 2
§ 309 Dangerous flying; penalty 2
§ 310 Hunting from aircraft; penalty 2
§ 311 Uniformity of interpretation 2
§ 312 Aiming the beam of a laser pointer at an aircraft prohibited; unclassified misdemeanor 2

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 2 > Chapter 3

  • Aircraft: includes balloon, airplane, hydroplane and every other vehicle used for navigation through the air. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4337
  • Airperson: includes aviator, pilot, balloonist and every other person having any part in the operation of aircraft while in flight. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4337
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Laser pointer: means any device designed or used to amplify electromagnetic radiation by stimulated emission that emits a beam designed to be used by the operator as a pointer or highlighter to indicate, mark, or identify a specific position, place, item or object. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4337
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Passenger: includes any person riding in an aircraft but having no part in its operation. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4337
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.