Offences Committed on Aircraft

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Offences Committed on German Ships and Aircraft in Germany

Provisions relating to offences committed on german ships and aircraft in the German Criminal Code [1]: This criminal issue is covered by Chapter One the Criminal Lawunder the First Title, Application, Jurisdiction Ratione Loci et Temporis,” located in Section 4 Offences committed on German ships and aircraft, which reads: German criminal law shall apply, regardless of the law applicable in the locality where the act was committed, to acts committed on a ship or an aircraft entitled to fly the federal flag or the national insignia of the Federal Republic of Germany.



  1. The content of the translated German penal code in relation to offences committed on german ships and aircraft is current as of 2010

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