What is AERONAUTIC ACTIVITY? Definition of AERONAUTIC ACTIVITY in Black's Law Dictionary
The term is broad enough to cover what is ordinarily incident to an airplane trip.. The aeronautic activities of one who takes such a trip do not begin or end with the actual flight, but include his presence or movements in or near to the machine incidental to beginning or concluding the trip. Blonski v. Bankers' Life Co., 209 Wis. 5, 243 N.W. 410.
Insured killed when struck by propeller after emerging from airplane at end of flight, Day v. Equitable Life Assur. Soc. of U. S., C.C.A.Colo., 83 F.2d 147, 148. To a contrary effect: Tierney v. Occidental Life Ins. Co., 89 Cal.App. 779, 265 P. 400.