Notice of Intent To Prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Basing a Global Strike Task Force, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam (U.S. Territory), 28517 [05-9902]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 95 / Wednesday, May 18, 2005 / Notices Annual Responses: 53,456. Hours Per Response: .5. Total Burden Hours: 26,728. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, FAR Secretariat (VIR), Room 4035, 1800 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20405, telephone (202) 501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000–0074, Contracting Funding—Limitation of Costs/Funds, in all correspondence. Dated: April 29, 2005 Julia B. Wise, Director,Contract Policy Division. [FR Doc. 05–9850 Filed 5–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–S DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Air Force Notice of Intent To Prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for Basing a Global Strike Task Force, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam (U.S. Territory) United States Air Force. Notice of intent to prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for basing a Global Strike Task Force, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam (U.S. territory). AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321, et seq.), the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations for implementing the procedural provisions of NEPA (40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) parts 1500–1508), and Air Force’s Environmental Impact Analysis Process as implemented by 32 CFR part 989, the United States Air Force (Air Force) is issuing this notice to advise the public of our intent to prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (DPEIS) for the proposed basing of the Global Strike Task Force (GSTF) at Andersen Air Force Base (AFB), Guam. The DPEIS will analyze and evaluate the impacts of alternatives Date issued Order No. for the proposed establishment of an intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, strike, and aerial refueling capability at Andersen AFB, as part of Pacific Command’s GSTF initiative. The proposed action would base three Global Hawk unmanned aerial intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance aircraft and 12 aerial refueling aircraft at Andersen AFB. Additionally, 48 fighter and 6 bomber aircraft would rotate to Andersen AFB from bases in the 50 states. Approximately 2,400 additional military, civilian and contractor personnel would be required to support the proposed action. The action would also result in facility construction, addition, and alteration projects to support basing and operation. This notice is being provided to obtain suggestions and information from other agencies and the public on the scope of issues to be addressed in the DPEIS, to include alternatives to the proposed action and the potential for impacts. Public comments on the scope of the DPEIS, reasonable alternatives that should be considered, anticipated environmental concerns, and actions that might be taken to address these issues are requested. A public scoping meeting will be held to obtain agency and community input to ensure that all relevant concerns are identified and addressed in the DPEIS. Notification of the meeting location and time will be made in the local area and will be announced via local news media. Written comments will also be accepted at the address listed below. All comments received at the meeting, and all written comments received by June 30, 2005 will be considered in preparing the DPEIS. Please submit written comments to Mr. Scott Whittaker, Environmental Flight Chief, Unit 14007, APO AP 96543–4007. For further information, please call (671) 366–2101. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Albert F. Bodnar, Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 05–9902 Filed 5–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–05–P Importer/exporter FE docket No. Import volume Cargill, Incorporated, 05–11– NG. 2076 ............. 3–15–05 ProGas U.S.A. Inc., 05–15– NG. 800 Bcf .. 200 Bcf .. 2077 ............. 3–15–05 Statoil Natural Gas LLC, 05– 12–LNG. 200 Bcf .. ................ Jkt 205001 PO 00000 2,000 Bcf Frm 00012 Fmt 4703 [FE Docket No. 05–11–NG, 05–15–NG, 05– 12–LNG, 05–14–NG, 05–13–LNG, 05–16–NG, 05–17–NG, 05–18–NG, 04–19–NG, 05–19– NG, 05–20–NG, 05–21–NG, 05–23–NG, 05– 26–NG, and 05–22–NG] Office of Fossil Energy; Cargill, Incorporated, Progas U.S.A. Inc., Statoil Natural Gas LLC, Bay State Gas Company, Distrigas LLC, H.Q. Energy Services (U.S.) Inc., Avista Energy, Inc., Sempra Energy Trading Corp., Coral Canada U.S. Inc., Eagle Energy Partners I, L.P., Cinergy Marketing 7 Trading, L.P., BP West Coast Products LLC, Mexicana de Cobre, S.A. de C.V., Goldendale Energy Center, LLC, Dartmouth Power Associates Limited Partnership; Orders Granting and Vacating Authority to Import and Export Natural Gas, Including Liquefied Natural Gas AGENCY: ACTION: Sfmt 4703 Office of Fossil Energy, DOE. Notice of orders. SUMMARY: The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy gives notice that during March and April 2005, it issued Orders granting and vacating authority to import and export natural gas, including liquefied natural gas. These Orders are summarized in the attached appendix and may be found on the FE Web site at http://www.fe.doe.gov (select gas regulation). They are also available for inspection and copying in the Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities, Docket Room 3E–033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585, (202) 586–9478. The Docket Room is open between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 10, 2005. R.F. Corbin, Manager, Natural Gas Regulation, Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities, Office of Fossil Energy. Appendix—Orders Granting Import/ Export Authorizations Comments 3–9–05 14:03 May 17, 2005 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Export volume 2075 ............. VerDate jul<14>2003 28517 Import and export a combined total of natural gas from and to Canada and Mexico, beginning on April 15, 2005, and extending through April 14, 2007. Import and export natural gas from and to Canada, beginning on April 1, 2005, and extending through March 31, 2007. Import LNG from various international sources, beginning on June 1, 2006, and extending through May 31, 2007. E:\FR\FM\18MYN1.SGM 18MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Air Force


Notice of Intent To Prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental 
Impact Statement for Basing a Global Strike Task Force, Andersen Air 
Force Base, Guam (U.S. Territory)

AGENCY: United States Air Force.

ACTION: Notice of intent to prepare a Draft Programmatic Environmental 
Impact Statement for basing a Global Strike Task Force, Andersen Air 
Force Base, Guam (U.S. territory).

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 
1969, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321, et seq.), the Council on 
Environmental Quality Regulations for implementing the procedural 
provisions of NEPA (40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) parts 1500-
1508), and Air Force's Environmental Impact Analysis Process as 
implemented by 32 CFR part 989, the United States Air Force (Air Force) 
is issuing this notice to advise the public of our intent to prepare a 
Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (DPEIS) for the 
proposed basing of the Global Strike Task Force (GSTF) at Andersen Air 
Force Base (AFB), Guam. The DPEIS will analyze and evaluate the impacts 
of alternatives for the proposed establishment of an intelligence, 
surveillance, and reconnaissance, strike, and aerial refueling 
capability at Andersen AFB, as part of Pacific Command's GSTF 
initiative. The proposed action would base three Global Hawk unmanned 
aerial intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance aircraft and 12 
aerial refueling aircraft at Andersen AFB. Additionally, 48 fighter and 
6 bomber aircraft would rotate to Andersen AFB from bases in the 50 
states. Approximately 2,400 additional military, civilian and 
contractor personnel would be required to support the proposed action. 
The action would also result in facility construction, addition, and 
alteration projects to support basing and operation.
    This notice is being provided to obtain suggestions and information 
from other agencies and the public on the scope of issues to be 
addressed in the DPEIS, to include alternatives to the proposed action 
and the potential for impacts. Public comments on the scope of the 
DPEIS, reasonable alternatives that should be considered, anticipated 
environmental concerns, and actions that might be taken to address 
these issues are requested. A public scoping meeting will be held to 
obtain agency and community input to ensure that all relevant concerns 
are identified and addressed in the DPEIS. Notification of the meeting 
location and time will be made in the local area and will be announced 
via local news media. Written comments will also be accepted at the 
address listed below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: All comments received at the meeting, 
and all written comments received by June 30, 2005 will be considered 
in preparing the DPEIS. Please submit written comments to Mr. Scott 
Whittaker, Environmental Flight Chief, Unit 14007, APO AP 96543-4007. 
For further information, please call (671) 366-2101.

Albert F. Bodnar,
Federal Register Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-9902 Filed 5-17-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 5001-05-P