Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee (REDAC); Notice of Public Meeting, 56682-56683 [2020-20141]

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Dated August 18, 2020. Stephen E. Biegun, Deputy Secretary of State. [FR Doc. 2020–20210 Filed 9–11–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–29–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Federal Aviation Administration [DOT–OST–2019–XXXX] Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee (REDAC); Notice of Public Meeting Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: [FR Doc. 2020–20212 Filed 9–11–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–09–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE This notice announces a meeting of the Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee (REDAC). SUMMARY: Frm 00111 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\14SEN1.SGM 14SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 178 / Monday, September 14, 2020 / Notices The meeting will be held on October 7, 2020, from 9:30am–4:30pm. EST. Requests for accommodations to a disability must be received by September 13, 2020. Individuals requesting to speak during the meeting must submit a written copy of their remarks to DOT by September 13, 2020. Requests to submit written materials to be reviewed during the meeting must be received no later than September 13, 2020. DATES: The meeting will be held virtually. Virtual attendance information will be provided upon registration. A detailed agenda will be available on the REDAC internet website at http://www.faa.gov/go/redac at least one week before the meeting, along with copies of the meeting minutes after the meeting. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chinita Roundtree-Coleman, REDAC PM/Lead, FAA/U.S. Department of Transportation, at chinita.roundtreecoleman@faa.gov or (609) 485–7149. Any committee related request should be sent to the person listed in this section. ADDRESSES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background The Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee was created under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), in accordance with Public Law 100–591 (1988) and Public Law 101–508 (1990) to provide advice and recommendations to the FAA Administrator in support of the Agency’s Research and Development (R&D) portfolio. III. Public Participation DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION The US Department of Transportation is committed to providing equal access to this meeting for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, such as sign language, interpretation, or other ancillary aids, please contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. There will be 45 minutes allotted for oral comments from members of the public joining the meeting. To accommodate as many speakers as possible, the time for each commenter may be limited. Individuals wishing to reserve speaking time during the meeting must submit a request at the time of registration, as well as the name, address, and organizational affiliation of the proposed speaker. If the number of registrants requesting to make statements is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the meeting, the FAA may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers. Speakers are requested to submit a written copy of their prepared remarks for inclusion in the meeting records and for circulation to REDAC members before the deadline listed in the DATES section. All prepared remarks submitted on time will be accepted and considered as part of the meeting’s record. Any member of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time. Federal Aviation Administration Issued in Washington, DC, this 8th day of September 2020. Chinita Roundtree-Coleman, REDAC PM/Lead, Federal Aviation Administration. [FR Doc. 2020–20141 Filed 9–11–20; 8:45 am] II. 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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 178 (Monday, September 14, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 56682-56683]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-20141]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

[DOT-OST-2019-XXXX]


Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee 
(REDAC); Notice of Public Meeting

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Research, Engineering, 
and Development Advisory Committee (REDAC).

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DATES: The meeting will be held on October 7, 2020, from 9:30am-4:30pm. 
EST.
    Requests for accommodations to a disability must be received by 
September 13, 2020. Individuals requesting to speak during the meeting 
must submit a written copy of their remarks to DOT by September 13, 
2020. Requests to submit written materials to be reviewed during the 
meeting must be received no later than September 13, 2020.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held virtually. Virtual attendance 
information will be provided upon registration. A detailed agenda will 
be available on the REDAC internet website at http://www.faa.gov/go/redac at least one week before the meeting, along with copies of the 
meeting minutes after the meeting.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chinita Roundtree-Coleman, REDAC PM/
Lead, FAA/U.S. Department of Transportation, at [email protected] or (609) 485-7149. Any committee related request should 
be sent to the person listed in this section.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Background

    The Research, Engineering, and Development Advisory Committee was 
created under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), in accordance 
with Public Law 100-591 (1988) and Public Law 101-508 (1990) to provide 
advice and recommendations to the FAA Administrator in support of the 
Agency's Research and Development (R&D) portfolio.

II. Agenda

    At the meeting, the agenda will cover the following topics:
     FAA Research and Development Plan
     Emergence of new entrant vehicles and operations into the 
National Airspace System

III. Public Participation

    The US Department of Transportation is committed to providing equal 
access to this meeting for all participants. If you need alternative 
formats or services because of a disability, such as sign language, 
interpretation, or other ancillary aids, please contact the person 
listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section.
    There will be 45 minutes allotted for oral comments from members of 
the public joining the meeting. To accommodate as many speakers as 
possible, the time for each commenter may be limited. Individuals 
wishing to reserve speaking time during the meeting must submit a 
request at the time of registration, as well as the name, address, and 
organizational affiliation of the proposed speaker. If the number of 
registrants requesting to make statements is greater than can be 
reasonably accommodated during the meeting, the FAA may conduct a 
lottery to determine the speakers. Speakers are requested to submit a 
written copy of their prepared remarks for inclusion in the meeting 
records and for circulation to REDAC members before the deadline listed 
in the DATES section. All prepared remarks submitted on time will be 
accepted and considered as part of the meeting's record. Any member of 
the public may present a written statement to the committee at any 
time.

    Issued in Washington, DC, this 8th day of September 2020.
Chinita Roundtree-Coleman,
REDAC PM/Lead, Federal Aviation Administration.
[FR Doc. 2020-20141 Filed 9-11-20; 8:45 am]
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