Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments, 75924-75926 [2015-30724]

Download as PDF 75924 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 234 / Monday, December 7, 2015 / Rules and Regulations ODPs, and safety in air commerce, I find that notice and public procedure under 5 U.S.C. 553(b) are impracticable and contrary to the public interest and, where applicable, under 5 U.S.C 553(d), good cause exists for making some SIAPs effective in less than 30 days. The FAA has determined that this regulation only involves an established body of technical regulations for which frequent and routine amendments are necessary to keep them operationally current. It, therefore—(1) is not a ‘‘significant regulatory action’’ under Executive Order 12866; (2) is not a ‘‘significant rule’’ under DOT Regulatory Policies and Procedures (44 FR 11034; February 26,1979); and (3) does not warrant preparation of a regulatory evaluation as the anticipated impact is so minimal. For the same reason, the FAA certifies that this amendment will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities under the criteria of the Regulatory Flexibility Act. List of Subjects in 14 CFR Part 97 Air Traffic Control, Airports, Incorporation by reference, Navigation (air). Issued in Washington, DC, on November 20, 2015. John Duncan, Director, Flight Standards Service. Adoption of the Amendment Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, Title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 97 (14 CFR part 97) is amended by establishing, amending, suspending, or removing Standard Instrument Approach Procedures and/or Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures effective at 0901 UTC on the dates specified, as follows: PART 97—STANDARD INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURES 1. The authority citation for part 97 continues to read as follows: ■ Authority: 49 U.S.C. 106(g), 40103, 40106, 40113, 40114, 40120, 44502, 44514, 44701, 44719, 44721–44722. 2. Part 97 is amended to read as follows: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with RULES ■ Effective 7 JANUARY 2016 Plymouth, IN, Plymouth Muni, VOR RWY 10, Amdt 12 Plymouth, IN, Plymouth Muni, VOR RWY 28, Amdt 11 Iron Mountain Kingsford, MI, Ford, ILS OR LOC RWY 1, Amdt 13 Iron Mountain Kingsford, MI, Ford, NDB RWY 1, Orig-A, CANCELED Meridian, MS, Key Field, Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 6 VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:15 Dec 04, 2015 Jkt 238001 Pittstown, NJ, Sky Manor, RNAV (GPS) RWY 7, Amdt 1 Delaware, OH, Delaware Muni—Jim Moore Field, NDB RWY 10, Orig-A, CANCELED Ebensburg, PA, Ebensburg, RNAV (GPS) RWY 7, Orig-A Ebensburg, PA, Ebensburg, RNAV (GPS) RWY 25, Orig-B DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Effective 4 FEBRUARY 2016 Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments Nome, AK, Nome, NDB/DME RWY 3, Amdt 3, CANCELED Decatur, AL, Pryor Field Rgnl, VOR RWY 18, Amdt 13A, CANCELED Decatur, AL, Pryor Field Rgnl, VOR RWY 36, Amdt 5, CANCELED Fort Morgan, CO, Fort Morgan Muni, RNAV (GPS) RWY 14, Amdt 1 Fort Morgan, CO, Fort Morgan Muni, RNAV (GPS) RWY 32, Amdt 1 Fort Morgan, CO, Fort Morgan Muni, Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 1 Reidsville, GA, Swinton Smith Fld at Reidsville Muni, NDB RWY 11, Amdt 8A, CANCELED Indianapolis, IN, Greenwood Muni, NDB RWY 1, Amdt 3, CANCELED Goodland, KS, Renner Fld/Goodland Muni/, RNAV (GPS) RWY 12, Amdt 2 Glasgow, KY, Glasgow Muni, VOR/DME RWY 8, Amdt 9, CANCELED Prestonsburg, KY, Big Sandy Rgnl, VOR/ DME–A, Amdt 3, CANCELED Wilmington, NC, Wilmington Intl, RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, Amdt 4 Sidney, NY, Sidney Muni, VOR RWY 25, Amdt 3A, CANCELED Lehighton, PA, Jake Arner Memorial, RNAV (GPS) RWY 8, Amdt 1B Lehighton, PA, Jake Arner Memorial, RNAV (GPS) RWY 26, Amdt 1B Portland, TN, Portland Muni, VOR/DME RWY 19, Amdt 3A, CANCELED Trenton, TN, Gibson County, VOR/DME–A, Amdt 6A, CANCELED Bellingham, WA, Bellingham Intl, ILS OR LOC RWY 16, ILS RWY 16 (SA CAT I), Amdt 8 Bellingham, WA, Bellingham Intl, RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 16, Amdt 3 Bellingham, WA, Bellingham Intl, RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 16, Amdt 1 Bellingham, WA, Bellingham Intl, RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 34, Amdt 1 Bellingham, WA, Bellingham Intl, Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 6 Port Angeles, WA, William R Fairchild Intl, Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 3 Port Angeles, WA, William R Fairchild Intl, WATTR SIX, Graphic DP Charleston, WV, Yeager, Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 9 Riverton, WY, Riverton Rgnl, ILS OR LOC RWY 28, Amdt 3 [FR Doc. 2015–30723 Filed 12–4–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 Federal Aviation Administration 14 CFR Part 97 [Docket No. 31050; Amdt. No. 3672] Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Final rule. AGENCY: This rule amends, suspends, or removes Standard Instrument Approach Procedures (SIAPs) and associated Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures for operations at certain airports. These regulatory actions are needed because of the adoption of new or revised criteria, or because of changes occurring in the National Airspace System, such as the commissioning of new navigational facilities, adding new obstacles, or changing air traffic requirements. These changes are designed to provide for the safe and efficient use of the navigable airspace and to promote safe flight operations under instrument flight rules at the affected airports. DATES: This rule is effective December 7, 2015. The compliance date for each SIAP, associated Takeoff Minimums, and ODP is specified in the amendatory provisions. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the regulations is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of December 7, 2015. ADDRESSES: Availability of matter incorporated by reference in the amendment is as follows: SUMMARY: For Examination 1. U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Ops–M30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West Bldg., Ground Floor, Washington, DC 20590–0001; 2. The FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located; 3. The office of Aeronautical Navigation Products, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73169 or, 4. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202–741–6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/ federal_register/code_of_federal_ regulations/ibr_locations.html. E:\FR\FM\07DER1.SGM 07DER1 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 234 / Monday, December 7, 2015 / Rules and Regulations Availability All SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs are available online free of charge. Visit the National Flight Data Center online at nfdc.faa.gov to register. Additionally, individual SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP copies may be obtained from the FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Dunham III, Flight Procedure Standards Branch (AFS–420)Flight Technologies and Procedures Division, Flight Standards Service, Federal Aviation Administration, Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73169 (Mail Address: P.O. Box 25082 Oklahoma City, OK 73125) telephone: (405) 954–4164. This rule amends Title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 97 (14 CFR part 97) by amending the referenced SIAPs. The complete regulatory description of each SIAP is listed on the appropriate FAA Form 8260, as modified by the National Flight Data Center (NFDC)/Permanent Notice to Airmen (P–NOTAM), and is incorporated by reference under 5 U.S.C. 552(a), 1 CFR part 51, and 14 CFR 97.20. The large number of SIAPs, their complex nature, and the need for a special format make their verbatim publication in the Federal Register expensive and impractical. Further, airmen do not use the regulatory text of the SIAPs, but refer to their graphic depiction on charts printed by publishers of aeronautical materials. Thus, the advantages of incorporation by reference are realized and publication of the complete description of each SIAP contained on FAA form documents is unnecessary. This amendment provides the affected CFRs, and specifies the SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs with their applicable effective dates. This amendment also identifies the airport and its location, the procedure and the amendment number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with RULES AIRAC date 7–Jan–16 7–Jan–16 7–Jan–16 7–Jan–16 State Availability and Summary of Material Incorporated by Reference The material incorporated by reference is publicly available as listed in the ADDRESSES section. The material incorporated by reference describes SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs as identified in the amendatory language for part 97 of this final rule. The Rule This amendment to 14 CFR part 97 is effective upon publication of each separate SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as amended in the transmittal. For safety and timeliness of change considerations, this amendment incorporates only specific changes contained for each SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as modified by FDC permanent NOTAMs. The SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, as modified by FDC permanent NOTAM, and contained in this amendment are based on the criteria contained in the U.S. Standard for Terminal Instrument Procedures (TERPS). In developing these changes to SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, the TERPS criteria were applied only to specific conditions existing at the affected airports. All SIAP amendments in this rule have been previously issued by the FAA in a FDC NOTAM as an emergency action of immediate flight safety relating directly to published aeronautical charts. The circumstances that created the need for these SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP amendments require making them effective in less than 30 days. Because of the close and immediate relationship between these SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, and safety in air commerce, I find that notice and public procedure under 5 U.S.C. 553(b) are impracticable and contrary to the public interest and, where applicable, under 5 U.S.C. 553(d), good cause exists for making these SIAPs effective in less than 30 days. The FAA has determined that this regulation only involves an established body of technical regulations for which frequent and routine amendments are necessary to keep them operationally City Airport William P. Hobby ........... William P. Hobby ........... Lampson Field ............... Fresno Chandler Executive. Fresno Chandler Executive. Tallahassee Intl ............. .......... .......... .......... .......... TX TX CA CA Houston ......................... Houston ......................... Lakeport ......................... Fresno ........................... 7–Jan–16 .......... CA Fresno ........................... 7–Jan–16 .......... FL Tallahassee ................... VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:15 Dec 04, 2015 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4700 FDC No. Sfmt 4700 75925 current. It, therefore—(1) is not a ‘‘significant regulatory action’’ under Executive Order 12866; (2) is not a ‘‘significant rule’’ under DOT regulatory Policies and Procedures (44 FR 11034; February 26, 1979); and (3) does not warrant preparation of a regulatory evaluation as the anticipated impact is so minimal. For the same reason, the FAA certifies that this amendment will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities under the criteria of the Regulatory Flexibility Act. List of Subjects in 14 CFR Part 97 Air Traffic Control, Airports, Incorporation by reference, Navigation (Air). Issued in Washington, DC, on November 20, 2015. John Duncan, Director, Flight Standards Service. Adoption of the Amendment Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, Title 14, Code of Federal regulations, Part 97, (14 CFR part 97), is amended by amending Standard Instrument Approach Procedures and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, effective at 0901 UTC on the dates specified, as follows: PART 97—STANDARD INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURES 1. The authority citation for part 97 continues to read as follows: ■ Authority: 49 U.S.C. 106(g), 40103, 40106, 40113, 40114, 40120, 44502, 44514, 44701, 44719, 44721–44722. 2. Part 97 is amended to read as follows: ■ §§ 97.23, 97.25, 97.27, 97.29, 97.31, 97.33, 97.35 [AMENDED] By amending: § 97.23 VOR, VOR/ DME, VOR or TACAN, and VOR/DME or TACAN; § 97.25 LOC, LOC/DME, LDA, LDA/DME, SDF, SDF/DME; § 97.27 NDB, NDB/DME; § 97.29 ILS, ILS/DME, MLS, MLS/DME, MLS/RNAV; § 97.31 RADAR SIAPs; § 97.33 RNAV SIAPs; and § 97.35 COPTER SIAPs, Identified as follows: * * * Effective Upon Publication FDC date Subject 5/0182 5/0184 5/1798 5/3572 11/17/15 11/17/15 11/03/15 11/02/15 VOR/DME RWY 35, Amdt 3. VOR/DME RWY 4, Amdt 18. RNAV (GPS)-A, Orig-A. GPS RWY 12, Orig-B. 5/3574 11/02/15 GPS RWY 30, Orig-C. 5/3607 11/02/15 ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 36, Amdt 25B. E:\FR\FM\07DER1.SGM 07DER1 75926 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 234 / Monday, December 7, 2015 / Rules and Regulations AIRAC date State City Airport FDC No. FDC date 7–Jan–16 .......... FL Tallahassee ................... Tallahassee Intl ............. 5/3620 11/02/15 7–Jan–16 .......... 7–Jan–16 .......... CA WA Chino ............................. Everett ........................... Chino ............................. Snohomish County (Paine Fld). 5/4191 5/4281 11/02/15 11/02/15 7–Jan–16 .......... 7–Jan–16 .......... 7–Jan–16 .......... AZ SC MD Mesa .............................. Charleston ..................... Westminster ................... Falcon Fld ...................... Charleston Executive .... Clearview Airpark .......... 5/4921 5/6365 5/8975 11/02/15 11/02/15 11/17/15 [FR Doc. 2015–30724 Filed 12–4–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–13–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration 14 CFR Part 97 [Docket No. 31046; Amdt. No. 3669] Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Final rule. AGENCY: This rule establishes, amends, suspends, or removes Standard Instrument Approach Procedures (SIAPs) and associated Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures (ODPs) for operations at certain airports. These regulatory actions are needed because of the adoption of new or revised criteria, or because of changes occurring in the National Airspace System, such as the commissioning of new navigational facilities, adding new obstacles, or changing air traffic requirements. These changes are designed to provide safe and efficient use of the navigable airspace and to promote safe flight operations under instrument flight rules at the affected airports. DATES: This rule is effective December 7, 2015. The compliance date for each SIAP, associated Takeoff Minimums, and ODP is specified in the amendatory provisions. The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the regulations is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of December 7, 2015. ADDRESSES: Availability of matters incorporated by reference in the amendment is as follows: jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with RULES SUMMARY: For Examination 1. U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Ops-M30, 1200 New Jersey VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:15 Dec 04, 2015 Jkt 238001 Avenue SE., West Bldg., Ground Floor, Washington, DC 20590–0001. 2. The FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located; 3. The office of Aeronautical Navigation Products, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73169 or, 4. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202–741–6030, or go to:http://www.archives.gov/ federal_register/code_of_federal_ regulations/ibr_locations.html. Availability All SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs are available online free of charge. Visit the National Flight Data Center at nfdc.faa.gov to register. Additionally, individual SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP copies may be obtained from the FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Dunham III, Flight Procedure Standards Branch (AFS–420), Flight Technologies and Programs Divisions, Flight Standards Service, Federal Aviation Administration, Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd. Oklahoma City, OK 73169 (Mail Address: P.O. Box 25082, Oklahoma City, OK 73125) Telephone: (405) 954–4164. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This rule amends Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 97 (14 CFR part 97), by establishing, amending, suspending, or removes SIAPS, Takeoff Minimums and/or ODPS. The complete regulatory description of each SIAP and its associated Takeoff Minimums or ODP for an identified airport is listed on FAA form documents which are incorporated by reference in this amendment under 5 U.S.C. 552(a), 1 CFR part 51, and 14 CFR part § 97.20. The applicable FAA forms are FAA Forms 8260–3, 8260–4, 8260–5, 8260–15A, and 8260–15B when required by an entry on 8260–15A. The large number of SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, their complex PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 Subject ILS OR LOC RWY 27, ILS RWY 27 (CAT II), Amdt 10. ILS OR LOC RWY 26R, Amdt 8. ILS or LOC/DME Z RWY 16R, ILS Z RWY 16R (SA CAT II), Orig-A. RNAV (GPS) RWY 4R, Amdt 1D. ILS OR LOC RWY 9, Amdt 2A. VOR–A, Amdt 4. nature, and the need for a special format make publication in the Federal Register expensive and impractical. Further, airmen do not use the regulatory text of the SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums or ODPs, but instead refer to their graphic depiction on charts printed by publishers of aeronautical materials. Thus, the advantages of incorporation by reference are realized and publication of the complete description of each SIAP, Takeoff Minimums and ODP listed on FAA form documents is unnecessary. This amendment provides the affected CFRs and specifies the types of SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs with their applicable effective dates. This amendment also identifies the airport and its location, the procedure, and the amendment number. Availability and Summary of Material Incorporated by Reference The material incorporated by reference is publicly available as listed in the ADDRESSES section. The material incorporated by reference describes SIAPS, Takeoff Minimums and/or ODPS as identified in the amendatory language for part 97 of this final rule. The Rule This amendment to 14 CFR part 97 is effective upon publication of each separate SIAP, Takeoff Minimums and ODP as amended in the transmittal. Some SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and textual ODP amendments may have been issued previously by the FAA in a Flight Data Center (FDC) Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) as an emergency action of immediate flight safety relating directly to published aeronautical charts. The circumstances that created the need for some SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP amendments may require making them effective in less than 30 days. For the remaining SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, an effective date at least 30 days after publication is provided. Further, the SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs contained in this E:\FR\FM\07DER1.SGM 07DER1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 234 (Monday, December 7, 2015)]
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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

14 CFR Part 97

[Docket No. 31050; Amdt. No. 3672]


Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and 
Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: This rule amends, suspends, or removes Standard Instrument 
Approach Procedures (SIAPs) and associated Takeoff Minimums and 
Obstacle Departure Procedures for operations at certain airports. These 
regulatory actions are needed because of the adoption of new or revised 
criteria, or because of changes occurring in the National Airspace 
System, such as the commissioning of new navigational facilities, 
adding new obstacles, or changing air traffic requirements. These 
changes are designed to provide for the safe and efficient use of the 
navigable airspace and to promote safe flight operations under 
instrument flight rules at the affected airports.

DATES: This rule is effective December 7, 2015. The compliance date for 
each SIAP, associated Takeoff Minimums, and ODP is specified in the 
amendatory provisions.
    The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in 
the regulations is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as 
of December 7, 2015.

ADDRESSES: Availability of matter incorporated by reference in the 
amendment is as follows:

For Examination

    1. U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Ops-M30, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue SE., West Bldg., Ground Floor, Washington, DC 20590-0001;
    2. The FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the 
affected airport is located;
    3. The office of Aeronautical Navigation Products, 6500 South 
MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73169 or,
    4. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For 
information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202-741-
6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/federal_register/code_of_federal_regulations/ibr_locations.html.

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Availability

    All SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs are available online free 
of charge. Visit the National Flight Data Center online at nfdc.faa.gov 
to register. Additionally, individual SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP 
copies may be obtained from the FAA Air Traffic Organization Service 
Area in which the affected airport is located.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Dunham III, Flight 
Procedure Standards Branch (AFS-420)Flight Technologies and Procedures 
Division, Flight Standards Service, Federal Aviation Administration, 
Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma 
City, OK 73169 (Mail Address: P.O. Box 25082 Oklahoma City, OK 73125) 
telephone: (405) 954-4164.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This rule amends Title 14, Code of Federal 
Regulations, Part 97 (14 CFR part 97) by amending the referenced SIAPs. 
The complete regulatory description of each SIAP is listed on the 
appropriate FAA Form 8260, as modified by the National Flight Data 
Center (NFDC)/Permanent Notice to Airmen (P-NOTAM), and is incorporated 
by reference under 5 U.S.C. 552(a), 1 CFR part 51, and 14 CFR 97.20. 
The large number of SIAPs, their complex nature, and the need for a 
special format make their verbatim publication in the Federal Register 
expensive and impractical. Further, airmen do not use the regulatory 
text of the SIAPs, but refer to their graphic depiction on charts 
printed by publishers of aeronautical materials. Thus, the advantages 
of incorporation by reference are realized and publication of the 
complete description of each SIAP contained on FAA form documents is 
unnecessary.
    This amendment provides the affected CFRs, and specifies the SIAPs 
and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs with their applicable effective dates. 
This amendment also identifies the airport and its location, the 
procedure and the amendment number.

Availability and Summary of Material Incorporated by Reference

    The material incorporated by reference is publicly available as 
listed in the ADDRESSES section.
    The material incorporated by reference describes SIAPs, Takeoff 
Minimums and ODPs as identified in the amendatory language for part 97 
of this final rule.

The Rule

    This amendment to 14 CFR part 97 is effective upon publication of 
each separate SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as amended in the 
transmittal. For safety and timeliness of change considerations, this 
amendment incorporates only specific changes contained for each SIAP 
and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as modified by FDC permanent NOTAMs.
    The SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, as modified by FDC 
permanent NOTAM, and contained in this amendment are based on the 
criteria contained in the U.S. Standard for Terminal Instrument 
Procedures (TERPS). In developing these changes to SIAPs and Takeoff 
Minimums and ODPs, the TERPS criteria were applied only to specific 
conditions existing at the affected airports. All SIAP amendments in 
this rule have been previously issued by the FAA in a FDC NOTAM as an 
emergency action of immediate flight safety relating directly to 
published aeronautical charts.
    The circumstances that created the need for these SIAP and Takeoff 
Minimums and ODP amendments require making them effective in less than 
30 days.
    Because of the close and immediate relationship between these 
SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, and safety in air commerce, I find 
that notice and public procedure under 5 U.S.C. 553(b) are 
impracticable and contrary to the public interest and, where 
applicable, under 5 U.S.C. 553(d), good cause exists for making these 
SIAPs effective in less than 30 days.
    The FAA has determined that this regulation only involves an 
established body of technical regulations for which frequent and 
routine amendments are necessary to keep them operationally current. 
It, therefore--(1) is not a ``significant regulatory action'' under 
Executive Order 12866; (2) is not a ``significant rule'' under DOT 
regulatory Policies and Procedures (44 FR 11034; February 26, 1979); 
and (3) does not warrant preparation of a regulatory evaluation as the 
anticipated impact is so minimal. For the same reason, the FAA 
certifies that this amendment will not have a significant economic 
impact on a substantial number of small entities under the criteria of 
the Regulatory Flexibility Act.

List of Subjects in 14 CFR Part 97

    Air Traffic Control, Airports, Incorporation by reference, 
Navigation (Air).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on November 20, 2015.
John Duncan,
Director, Flight Standards Service.

Adoption of the Amendment

    Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, Title 14, 
Code of Federal regulations, Part 97, (14 CFR part 97), is amended by 
amending Standard Instrument Approach Procedures and Takeoff Minimums 
and ODPs, effective at 0901 UTC on the dates specified, as follows:

PART 97--STANDARD INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURES

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1. The authority citation for part 97 continues to read as follows:

    Authority: 49 U.S.C. 106(g), 40103, 40106, 40113, 40114, 40120, 
44502, 44514, 44701, 44719, 44721-44722.


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2. Part 97 is amended to read as follows:


Sec. Sec.  97.23, 97.25, 97.27, 97.29, 97.31, 97.33, 97.35  [AMENDED]

    By amending: Sec.  97.23 VOR, VOR/DME, VOR or TACAN, and VOR/DME or 
TACAN; Sec.  97.25 LOC, LOC/DME, LDA, LDA/DME, SDF, SDF/DME; Sec.  
97.27 NDB, NDB/DME; Sec.  97.29 ILS, ILS/DME, MLS, MLS/DME, MLS/RNAV; 
Sec.  97.31 RADAR SIAPs; Sec.  97.33 RNAV SIAPs; and Sec.  97.35 COPTER 
SIAPs, Identified as follows:

* * * Effective Upon Publication

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        AIRAC date            State             City               Airport          FDC No.      FDC date                      Subject
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7-Jan-16.................  TX           Houston............  William P. Hobby...       5/0182     11/17/15  VOR/DME RWY 35, Amdt 3.
7-Jan-16.................  TX           Houston............  William P. Hobby...       5/0184     11/17/15  VOR/DME RWY 4, Amdt 18.
7-Jan-16.................  CA           Lakeport...........  Lampson Field......       5/1798     11/03/15  RNAV (GPS)-A, Orig-A.
7-Jan-16.................  CA           Fresno.............  Fresno Chandler           5/3572     11/02/15  GPS RWY 12, Orig-B.
                                                              Executive.
7-Jan-16.................  CA           Fresno.............  Fresno Chandler           5/3574     11/02/15  GPS RWY 30, Orig-C.
                                                              Executive.
7-Jan-16.................  FL           Tallahassee........  Tallahassee Intl...       5/3607     11/02/15  ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 36, Amdt 25B.

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7-Jan-16.................  FL           Tallahassee........  Tallahassee Intl...       5/3620     11/02/15  ILS OR LOC RWY 27, ILS RWY 27 (CAT II), Amdt
                                                                                                             10.
7-Jan-16.................  CA           Chino..............  Chino..............       5/4191     11/02/15  ILS OR LOC RWY 26R, Amdt 8.
7-Jan-16.................  WA           Everett............  Snohomish County          5/4281     11/02/15  ILS or LOC/DME Z RWY 16R, ILS Z RWY 16R (SA
                                                              (Paine Fld).                                   CAT II), Orig-A.
7-Jan-16.................  AZ           Mesa...............  Falcon Fld.........       5/4921     11/02/15  RNAV (GPS) RWY 4R, Amdt 1D.
7-Jan-16.................  SC           Charleston.........  Charleston                5/6365     11/02/15  ILS OR LOC RWY 9, Amdt 2A.
                                                              Executive.
7-Jan-16.................  MD           Westminster........  Clearview Airpark..       5/8975     11/17/15  VOR-A, Amdt 4.
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