Establishment of Class D Airspace: Destin, FL; Duke Field, Eglin AFB, FL; Revocation of Class D Airspace; Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field, FL; and Amendment of Class D and E Airspace; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; Eglin Hurlburt Field, FL; and Crestview, FL, 47287 [2016-17246]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 140 / Thursday, July 21, 2016 / Rules and Regulations petitioner is asking DHS to issue, amend, or repeal, and the factual and legal basis for the petition. For instance, DHS would be better able to understand and respond to a petition that includes— (1) A description of the specific problem that the requested rulemaking would address; (2) An explanation of how the requested rulemaking would resolve this problem; (3) Data and other information that would be relevant to DHS’s consideration of the petition; (4) A description of the substance of the requested rulemaking; and (5) Citation to the pertinent existing regulations provisions (if any) and pertinent DHS legal authority for taking action. (b) [Reserved] § 3.9 Responding to a rulemaking petition. (a) Public procedure. DHS may, in its discretion, seek broader public comment on a rulemaking petition prior to its disposition under this section. (b) Disposition. 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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration 14 CFR Part 71 [Docket No. FAA–2015–7203; Airspace Docket No. 15–ASO–14] Establishment of Class D Airspace: Destin, FL; Duke Field, Eglin AFB, FL; Revocation of Class D Airspace; Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field, FL; and Amendment of Class D and E Airspace; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; Eglin Hurlburt Field, FL; and Crestview, FL Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT. ACTION: Delay of effective date, disposition of comment. AGENCY: This action changes the effective date of a final rule published June 21, 2016, establishing Class D airspace at Destin, FL, providing the controlled airspace required for the Air Traffic Control Tower at Destin Executive Airport, (formerly Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport). This allows for the disposition of comments received but not acknowledged prior to publishing the final rule. This action addresses a comment received, but not previously acknowledged. DATES: This correction is effective 0901 UTC, November 10, 2016, and the effective date of the rule amending 14 CFR part 71, published on June 21, 2016 (81 FR 40165), is delayed to 0901 UTC November 10, 2016. The Director of the Federal Register approves this incorporation by reference action under Title 1, Code of Federal Regulations, part 51, subject to the annual revision of FAA Order 7400.9 and publication of conforming amendments. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Fornito, Operations Support Group, Eastern Service Center, Federal Aviation Administration, P.O. Box 20636, Atlanta, Georgia 30320; telephone (404) 305–6364. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Authority for This Rulemaking BILLING CODE 9110–9B–P Lhorne on DSK30JT082PROD with RULES [FR Doc. 2016–16984 Filed 7–20–16; 8:45 am] History The Federal Register published a final rule (81 FR 40165, June 21, 2016) Docket No. FAA–2015–7203, establishing Class D airspace at Destin Executive Airport, Destin, FL; and Duke Field Eglin AFB, FL; removing Class D airspace at Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field; and amending Class D and Class E airspace at Eglin Air Force Base, FL. Further review revealed one comment VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:56 Jul 20, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00003 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 9990 47287 was received, but not addressed. This action corrects that error. Class D and E airspace designations are published in paragraphs 5000, 6002, and 6005, respectively, of FAA Order 7400.9Z dated August 6, 2015, and effective September 15, 2015, which is incorporated by reference in 14 CFR part 71.1. The Class E airspace designations listed in this document will be published subsequently in the Order. Availability and Summary of Documents for Incorporation by Reference This document amends FAA Order 7400.9Z, Airspace Designations and Reporting Points, dated August 6, 2015, and effective September 15, 2015. FAA Order 7400.9Z is publicly available as listed in the ADDRESSES section of this document. FAA Order 7400.9Z lists Class A, B, C, D, and E airspace areas, air traffic service routes, and reporting points. Correction to Final Rule Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, in the Federal Register of June 21, 2016 (81 FR 40165) FR Doc. FAA–2015–7203, Establishment of Class D Airspace: Destin, FL; Duke Field, Eglin AFB, FL; Revocation of Class D Airspace; Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field, FL; and Amendment of Class D and E Airspace; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; Eglin Hurlburt Field, FL; and Crestview, FL, is corrected as follows: On page 40165, column 3, on line 37, Remove the following text: ‘‘July 21’’ and in its place, ‘‘November 10’’. On page 40166, column 1, beginning on line 47, remove the following text: ‘‘No comments were received’’ and in its place add, ‘‘One comment was received, from the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, in support of the rulemaking. The commenter requested the FAA make clear all publications, so as to relay the proper information concerning this airspace to the flying public. ’’ Issued in College Park, Georgia, on July 15, 2016. Ryan W. Almasy, Manager, Operations Support Group, Eastern Service Center, Air Traffic Organization. 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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 140 (Thursday, July 21, 2016)]
[Rules and Regulations]
[Page 47287]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-17246]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

14 CFR Part 71

[Docket No. FAA-2015-7203; Airspace Docket No. 15-ASO-14]


Establishment of Class D Airspace: Destin, FL; Duke Field, Eglin 
AFB, FL; Revocation of Class D Airspace; Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field, 
FL; and Amendment of Class D and E Airspace; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; 
Eglin Hurlburt Field, FL; and Crestview, FL

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION: Delay of effective date, disposition of comment.

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SUMMARY: This action changes the effective date of a final rule 
published June 21, 2016, establishing Class D airspace at Destin, FL, 
providing the controlled airspace required for the Air Traffic Control 
Tower at Destin Executive Airport, (formerly Destin-Fort Walton Beach 
Airport). This allows for the disposition of comments received but not 
acknowledged prior to publishing the final rule. This action addresses 
a comment received, but not previously acknowledged.

DATES: This correction is effective 0901 UTC, November 10, 2016, and 
the effective date of the rule amending 14 CFR part 71, published on 
June 21, 2016 (81 FR 40165), is delayed to 0901 UTC November 10, 2016. 
The Director of the Federal Register approves this incorporation by 
reference action under Title 1, Code of Federal Regulations, part 51, 
subject to the annual revision of FAA Order 7400.9 and publication of 
conforming amendments.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: John Fornito, Operations Support 
Group, Eastern Service Center, Federal Aviation Administration, P.O. 
Box 20636, Atlanta, Georgia 30320; telephone (404) 305-6364.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Authority for This Rulemaking

History

    The Federal Register published a final rule (81 FR 40165, June 21, 
2016) Docket No. FAA-2015-7203, establishing Class D airspace at Destin 
Executive Airport, Destin, FL; and Duke Field Eglin AFB, FL; removing 
Class D airspace at Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field; and amending Class D 
and Class E airspace at Eglin Air Force Base, FL. Further review 
revealed one comment was received, but not addressed. This action 
corrects that error.
    Class D and E airspace designations are published in paragraphs 
5000, 6002, and 6005, respectively, of FAA Order 7400.9Z dated August 
6, 2015, and effective September 15, 2015, which is incorporated by 
reference in 14 CFR part 71.1. The Class E airspace designations listed 
in this document will be published subsequently in the Order.

Availability and Summary of Documents for Incorporation by Reference

    This document amends FAA Order 7400.9Z, Airspace Designations and 
Reporting Points, dated August 6, 2015, and effective September 15, 
2015. FAA Order 7400.9Z is publicly available as listed in the 
ADDRESSES section of this document. FAA Order 7400.9Z lists Class A, B, 
C, D, and E airspace areas, air traffic service routes, and reporting 
points.

Correction to Final Rule

    Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, in the 
Federal Register of June 21, 2016 (81 FR 40165) FR Doc. FAA-2015-7203, 
Establishment of Class D Airspace: Destin, FL; Duke Field, Eglin AFB, 
FL; Revocation of Class D Airspace; Eglin AF Aux No 3 Duke Field, FL; 
and Amendment of Class D and E Airspace; Eglin Air Force Base, FL; 
Eglin Hurlburt Field, FL; and Crestview, FL, is corrected as follows:
    On page 40165, column 3, on line 37, Remove the following text: 
``July 21'' and in its place, ``November 10''.
    On page 40166, column 1, beginning on line 47, remove the following 
text: ``No comments were received'' and in its place add, ``One comment 
was received, from the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, in 
support of the rulemaking. The commenter requested the FAA make clear 
all publications, so as to relay the proper information concerning this 
airspace to the flying public. ''

    Issued in College Park, Georgia, on July 15, 2016.
Ryan W. Almasy,
Manager, Operations Support Group, Eastern Service Center, Air Traffic 
Organization.
[FR Doc. 2016-17246 Filed 7-20-16; 8:45 am]
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