Noise Compatibility Program Notice; Laredo International Airport, Laredo, TX, 10582-10583 [07-1076]

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AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announces that it is reviewing a proposed noise compatibility program that was E:\FR\FM\08MRN1.SGM 08MRN1 sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 45 / Thursday, March 8, 2007 / Notices submitted for Laredo International Airport under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47501 et seq. (the Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act, hereinafter referred to as ‘‘the Act’’) and 14 CFR part 150 by the city of Laredo, Texas. This program was submitted subsequent to a determination by FAA that associated noise exposure maps submitted under 14 CFR Part 150 for Laredo International Airport were in compliance with applicable requirements, effective September 22, 2005, and announced in the Federal Register/Vol. 70, Nos. 189/Friday, September 30, 2005. The proposed noise compatibility program will be approved or disapproved on or before August 27, 2007. DATES: Effective Date: The effective date of the start of FAA’s review of the noise compatibility program is February 28, 2007. The public comment period ends April 29, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul Blackford, Federal Aviation Administration, Airports Division, 2601 Meacham Blvd., Fort Worth, Texas 76137–0650, telephone (817) 222–5607. Comments on the proposed noise compatibility program should also be submitted to the above office. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice announces that the FAA is reviewing a proposed noise compatibility program for Laredo International Airport, which will be approved or disapproved on or before August 27, 2007. This notice also announces the availability of this program for public review and comment. An airport operator who has submitted noise exposure maps that are found by FAA to be in compliance with the requirements of Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 150, promulgated pursuant to the Act, may submit a noise compatibility program for FAA approval which sets forth the measures the operator has taken or proposes to reduce existing noncompatible uses and prevent the introduction of additional noncompatible uses. The FAA has formally received the noise compatibility program for Laredo International Airport, effective on February 28, 2007. The airport operator has requested that the FAA review this material and that the noise mitigation measures, to be implemented jointly by the airport and surrounding communities, be approved as a noise compatibility program under section 47504 of the Act. Preliminary review of the submitted material indicates that it conforms to FAR Part 150 requirements VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:53 Mar 07, 2007 Jkt 211001 for the submittal of noise compatibility programs, but that further review will be necessary prior to approval or disapproval of the program. The formal review period, limited by law to a maximum of 180 days, will be completed on or before August 27, 2007. The FAA’s detailed evaluation will be conducted under the provisions of 14 CFR Part 150, section 150.33. The primary considerations in the evaluation process are whether the proposed measures may reduce the level of aviation safety or create an undue burden on interstate or foreign commerce, and whether they are reasonably consistent with obtaining the goal of reducing existing noncompatible land uses and preventing the introduction of additional noncompatible land uses. Interested persons are invited to comment on the proposed program with specific reference to these factors. All comments relating to these factors, other than those properly addressed to local land use authorities, will be considered by the FAA to the extent practicable. Copies of the noise exposure maps and the proposed noise compatibility program are available for examination at the following locations: Federal Aviation Administration, 2601 Meacham Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas; Laredo International Airport, 5210 Bob Bullock Loop, Laredo, Texas, 78041. Questions may be directed to the individual named above under the heading, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. Issued in Fort Worth, Texas, February 28, 2007. Kelvin L. Solco, Manager, Airports Division. [FR Doc. 07–1076 Filed 3–7–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration Government/Industry Aeronautical Charting Forum Meeting Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. 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For information relating to the Charting Group, contact John A. Moore, FAA, National Aeronautical Charting Group, Requirements and Technology Team, AJW–3521, 1305 East-West Highway, SSMC4—Station 5544, Silver Spring, MD 20910; telephone: (301) 713–2631, fax: (301) 713–1960. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Pursuant to § 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463; 5 U.S.C. App. II), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the FAA Aeronautical Charting Forum to be held from May 1, 2007 through May 3, 2007, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the US Geological Survey, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192. The Instrument Procedures Group agenda will include briefings and discussions on recommendations regarding pilot procedures for instrument flight, as well as criteria, design, and developmental policy for instrument approach and departure procedures. The Charting Group agenda will include briefings and discussions on recommendations regarding aeronautical charting specifications, flight information products, as well as new aeronautical charting and air traffic control initiatives. Attendance is open to the interested public, but will be limited to the space available. The public must make arrangements by April 6, 2007, to present oral statements at the meeting. The public may present written statements and/or new agenda items to the committee by providing a copy to the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by April 6, 2007. Public statements will only be considered if time permits. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\08MRN1.SGM 08MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 45 (Thursday, March 8, 2007)]
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[FR Doc No: 07-1076]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration


Noise Compatibility Program Notice; Laredo International Airport, 
Laredo, TX

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announces that it is 
reviewing a proposed noise compatibility program that was

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submitted for Laredo International Airport under the provisions of 49 
U.S.C. 47501 et seq. (the Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement Act, 
hereinafter referred to as ``the Act'') and 14 CFR part 150 by the city 
of Laredo, Texas. This program was submitted subsequent to a 
determination by FAA that associated noise exposure maps submitted 
under 14 CFR Part 150 for Laredo International Airport were in 
compliance with applicable requirements, effective September 22, 2005, 
and announced in the Federal Register/Vol. 70, Nos. 189/Friday, 
September 30, 2005. The proposed noise compatibility program will be 
approved or disapproved on or before August 27, 2007.

DATES: Effective Date: The effective date of the start of FAA's review 
of the noise compatibility program is February 28, 2007. The public 
comment period ends April 29, 2007.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul Blackford, Federal Aviation 
Administration, Airports Division, 2601 Meacham Blvd., Fort Worth, 
Texas 76137-0650, telephone (817) 222-5607. Comments on the proposed 
noise compatibility program should also be submitted to the above 
office.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice announces that the FAA is 
reviewing a proposed noise compatibility program for Laredo 
International Airport, which will be approved or disapproved on or 
before August 27, 2007. This notice also announces the availability of 
this program for public review and comment.
    An airport operator who has submitted noise exposure maps that are 
found by FAA to be in compliance with the requirements of Federal 
Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 150, promulgated pursuant to the Act, 
may submit a noise compatibility program for FAA approval which sets 
forth the measures the operator has taken or proposes to reduce 
existing non-compatible uses and prevent the introduction of additional 
non-compatible uses.
    The FAA has formally received the noise compatibility program for 
Laredo International Airport, effective on February 28, 2007. The 
airport operator has requested that the FAA review this material and 
that the noise mitigation measures, to be implemented jointly by the 
airport and surrounding communities, be approved as a noise 
compatibility program under section 47504 of the Act. Preliminary 
review of the submitted material indicates that it conforms to FAR Part 
150 requirements for the submittal of noise compatibility programs, but 
that further review will be necessary prior to approval or disapproval 
of the program. The formal review period, limited by law to a maximum 
of 180 days, will be completed on or before August 27, 2007.
    The FAA's detailed evaluation will be conducted under the 
provisions of 14 CFR Part 150, section 150.33. The primary 
considerations in the evaluation process are whether the proposed 
measures may reduce the level of aviation safety or create an undue 
burden on interstate or foreign commerce, and whether they are 
reasonably consistent with obtaining the goal of reducing existing non-
compatible land uses and preventing the introduction of additional non-
compatible land uses.
    Interested persons are invited to comment on the proposed program 
with specific reference to these factors. All comments relating to 
these factors, other than those properly addressed to local land use 
authorities, will be considered by the FAA to the extent practicable. 
Copies of the noise exposure maps and the proposed noise compatibility 
program are available for examination at the following locations:
    Federal Aviation Administration, 2601 Meacham Boulevard, Fort 
Worth, Texas; Laredo International Airport, 5210 Bob Bullock Loop, 
Laredo, Texas, 78041. Questions may be directed to the individual named 
above under the heading, FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT.

    Issued in Fort Worth, Texas, February 28, 2007.
Kelvin L. Solco,
Manager, Airports Division.
[FR Doc. 07-1076 Filed 3-7-07; 8:45 am]
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