135.85 Carriage of persons without compliance with the
passenger-carrying provisions of this part.
The following persons may be carried aboard an aircraft without complying
with the passenger-carrying requirements of this part:
(a) A crewmember or other employee of the certificate holder.
(b) A person necessary for the safe handling of animals on the aircraft.
(c) A person necessary for the safe handling of hazardous materials (as
defined in subchapter C of title 49 CFR).
(d) A person performing duty as a security or honor guard accompanying a
shipment made by or under the authority of the U.S. Government.
(e) A military courier or a military route supervisor carried by a
military cargo contract air carrier or commercial operator in operations
under a military cargo contract, if that carriage is specifically authorized
by the appropriate military service.
(f) An authorized representative of the Administrator conducting an en
(g) A person, authorized by the Administrator, who is performing a duty
connected with a cargo operation of the certificate holder.