Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits, 71989-71991 [2020-24990]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 219 / Thursday, November 12, 2020 / Notices formats, such as Microsoft Word, pdf, or plain text and limit responses to no more than 10 pages, not including appendices. Authority: 23 U.S.C. 403. Issued in Washington, DC, under authority delegated by 49 CFR 1.95 and 49 CFR 501.8. Nanda Narayanan Srinivasan, Associate Administrator, Research and Program Development. [FR Doc. 2020–24951 Filed 11–10–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Hazardous Materials: Notice of Applications for Modifications to Special Permit Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: List of applications for modification of special permits. AGENCY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. Each mode of transportation for which a particular special permit is requested is indicated by a number in the ‘‘Nature of Application’’ portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passengercarrying aircraft. DATES: Comments must be received on or before November 27, 2020. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. SUMMARY: 71989 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 4535. Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC. This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Issued in Washington, DC, on October 29, 2020. Donald P. Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch. SPECIAL PERMITS DATA Application No. Applicant Regulation(s) affected Nature of the Special Permits thereof 7573–M .......................... Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). Department of Defense US Army (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). Airgas USA LLC ................. 172.1, 175.1 ........................ To modify the special permit to update references to the new AFMAN manual. (mode 4) Parts 172 and 175 .............. To modify the special permit to update references to the new AFMAN manual. (modes 4, 5) 172.203(a), 172.301(c), 173.302a(b), 180.205. 171.22(e), 172.101(j) .......... 20851–M ........................ Department of Defense (Military Surface Deployment & Distribution Command). Call2Recycle, Inc. ............... To modify the special permit to authorize an additional UE test system to re-qualify certain DOT and permitted cylinders. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5) To modify the permit to reference update references to the 24 series of the Air Force regulations. (mode 4) 20904–M ........................ Piston Automotive, LLC ...... 172.101(j), 173.185(b)(5) .... 9232–M .......................... 14313–M ........................ 16146–M ........................ [FR Doc. 2020–24989 Filed 11–10–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–P 172.200, 172.600, 172.700(a). To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation of end-of-life lithium batteries up to 1,200 Wh to be shipped in PG II fiberboard boxes. (mode 1) To modify the special permit to authorize the use of alternative packaging which complies with § 173.185(b)(5) and Packing Instruction 965 Section 1A.2. (mode 4) DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. AGENCY: Notice of actions on special permit applications. ACTION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Nov 10, 2020 Jkt 253001 PO 00000 Frm 00115 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the application described herein. DATES: Comments must be received on or before December 14, 2020. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 71990 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 219 / Thursday, November 12, 2020 / Notices Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Application No. Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 4535. Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Applicant Regulation(s) affected This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). Issued in Washington, DC, on November 2, 2020. Donald P. Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch. Nature of the special permits thereof jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SPECIAL PERMITS DATA—Granted 11156–M ............ Orica USA Inc ........................ 173.212(b), 173.62(c) ............ 12706–M ............ Hexagon Ragasco As ............ 173.304(a), 173.335(a) .......... 13220–M ............ Entegris, Inc ........................... 173.302, 173.302c ................. 16311–M ............ Thai Air Attache ..................... ................................................ 16318–M ............ Technical Chemical Company 173.304(d), 173.167(a) .......... 20274–M ............ Bollore Logistics USA Inc ...... 20851–M ............ 20904–M ............ Call2Recycle, Inc ................... Piston Automotive, LLC ......... 172.101(j), 172.300, 172.400, 173.301, 173.302a(a)(1), 173.304a(a)(2). 172.200, 172.600, 172.700(a) 172.101(j) ............................... 21049–N ............ Ferrellgas, L.P ....................... 180.205(c) .............................. 21072–N ............ Isotek Systems, LLC .............. 21074–N ............ Zhejiang Meenyu Can Industry Co., Ltd. 173.417(b)(1), 173.427(a)(3), 173.453(d). 173.304(a), 173.304(d) .......... 21081–M ............ Romeo Systems, Inc ............. 172.102, 173.185(b) .............. 21093–N ............ Orbital Sciences LLC ............. 172.101(j)(2), 173.185(a)(1), 173.185(b)(3)(i). 21094–N ............ Umbra Lab, Inc ...................... 173.185(a)(1), 173.185(b) ...... 21095–N ............ Suterra LLC ........................... 173.306(i)(1) .......................... 21099–N ............ StageFX, Inc .......................... 173.64 .................................... 21101–N ............ United States Aviation Co ...... 21105–M ............ US EPA Region 5 .................. 172.101(j), 172.200, 172.301(c), 172.302(c), 175.30. 172.102(c)(1), 173.185(f)(1), 173.185(f)(3). 21117–N ............ Spaceflight, Inc ...................... 173.185(a), 173.185(e) .......... 21119–N ............ Spaceflight, Inc ...................... 173.185(a), 173.185(e) .......... 21123–N ............ General Defense Corp ........... 172.101(j), 172.204(c)(3) ....... VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Nov 10, 2020 Jkt 253001 PO 00000 Frm 00116 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 To modify the special permit to authorize an alternative bag closure (glued seam). To modify the special permit to add additional Division 2.2 hazmat. To modify the special permit to harmonize internal pressure limits and test pressures with UN Model Regulations. To modify the permit to include Div 1.4 materials that are in a quantity that exceed the package limitations in Column (9B) of the 172.101 HMT. To modify the special permit to authorize an additional 2.1 hazmat. To modify the special permit to add an additional 2.3 hazmat. To modify the special permit to authorize rail transport. To modify the special permit to authorize a change to the packaging of the battery assembly. To authorize the transportation in commerce of 2,338 filled cylinders that had not been requalified before the requalification became due. To authorize the transportation in commerce of radioactive material in alternative packaging. To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale and use of a nonrefillable, non-DOT specification inside metal container similar to a DOT specification 2Q. To modify the special permit to authorize a new variant of the approved batteries and cells. To authorize the transportation in commerce of the low production lithium metal battery identified as Model No.9ER20P–20B, manufactured by Orion HIT, which are specifically designed for space flight, as Class 9 without passing UN T.6—Impact Test. To authorize the transportation of prototype lithium batteries contained in equipment (spacecraft). To authorize the transportation in commerce of limited quantities of aerosols for which the completed package exceeds 66 lbs gross weight. To authorize the use of the 2018 APA Standard 87–1C: Standard for the Construction, Classification, Approval, and Transportation of Entertainment Industry and Technical (EI&T) Pyrotechnics for classification of pyrotechnic materials. To authorize the transportation in commerce of hazardous materials by helicopter in amounts that exceed the maximum net quantity in the HMR. To modify the special permit to authorize layering fire suppressant between a layer of button cells rather than around each individual cell. To authorize the transportation in commerce of low production lithium batteries contained in spacecraft. To authorize the transportation in commerce of spacecraft containing hazardous materials. To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain Class 1 materials that are forbidden for air transportation by cargo-only aircraft. E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 219 / Thursday, November 12, 2020 / Notices Application No. Applicant Regulation(s) affected 71991 Nature of the special permits thereof SPECIAL PERMITS DATA—Denied 21035–N ............ Volkswagen Ag ...................... 172.101(j) ............................... 21096–N ............ Pacira Cryotech, Inc .............. 171.23, 173.306(j) .................. 21103–N ............ Kalitta Air, LLC ....................... 172.200, 172.300, 172.400, 175.30. To authorize the transportation in commerce of lithium ion batteries exceeding 35 kg by cargo only aircraft. To authorize the transportation in commerce of receptacles, small that have a oxidizer subsidiary hazard under 49 CFR 173.306(j). To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain hazardous materials by cargo aircraft without shipping papers, marking and labeling, and information to the pilot-incommand. SPECIAL PERMITS DATA—Withdrawn 21118–N ............ Royal Thai Air Force .............. [FR Doc. 2020–24990 Filed 11–10–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Hazardous Materials: Notice of Applications for New Special Permits Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: List of applications for special permits. AGENCY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation’s Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety SUMMARY: 172.101(j), 172.204(c)(3), 173.27(b)(2), 173.27(b)(3), 177.848(f). To authorize the transportation in commerce of explosives by cargo aircraft which is forbidden in the regulations. (mode 4). has received the application described herein. Each mode of transportation for which a particular special permit is requested is indicated by a number in the ‘‘Nature of Application’’ portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passengercarrying aircraft. DATES: Comments must be received on or before December 14, 2020. ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590–0001, (202) 366– 4535. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH–30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC. This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)). Issued in Washington, DC, on November 02, 2020. Donald P. Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SPECIAL PERMITS DATA Application No. Applicant Regulation(s) affected Nature of the special permits thereof 21125–N ............ CTS Cylinder Sales LLC .. 180.209(a), 180.209(b)(1) ...................... 21127–N ............ Sodastream USA Inc. ....... 178.35(b)(1), 178.70(e) .......................... 21129–N ............ Alliant Techsystems Operations LLC. 21133–N ............ Securaplane Technologies, Inc.. 173.301, 173.302, 178.56(c), 178.56(g), 178.56(i), 178.56(j), 178.56(k), 178.56(m). 172.102(b)(2) ......................................... 21134–N ............ GATX Corporation ............ 179.100–4, 179.200–4 ........................... 21135–N ............ JohnDow Industries, Inc. .. 178.503(a) .............................................. To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain hazardous materials in DOT Specification 3AL cylinders manufactured from aluminum allow 6061–T6 that are requalified every ten years rather than every five years using 100% ultrasound examination. (modes 1, 2). To authorize the manufacture of cylinders by a foreign entity without requiring Independent Inspection Agency inspection and analysis. (modes 1, 2, 3). To authorize the transportation in commerce of nonDOT specification pressure vessels which incorporate a class 1 component. (mode 1). To authorize the transportation in commerce of lithium ion batteries by cargo-only aircraft at a state of charge exceeding 30%. (mode 4). To authorize the use of certain jacketed DOT specification tank cars that have been repaired pursuant to Applicant’s Jacket Patch Procedure. (mode 2). To authorize the marking of specification packagings that were mismarked with an incorrect specification. (mode 1). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:07 Nov 10, 2020 Jkt 253001 PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\12NON1.SGM 12NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 219 (Thursday, November 12, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 71989-71991]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-24990]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration


Hazardous Materials: Notice of Actions on Special Permits

AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), 
DOT.

ACTION: Notice of actions on special permit applications.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application 
for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of 
Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations, notice is hereby given 
that the Office of Hazardous Materials Safety has received the 
application described herein.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before December 14, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety

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Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 
20590.
    Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in 
triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include 
a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Donald Burger, Chief, Office of 
Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, Pipeline and 
Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of 
Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue 
Southeast, Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Copies of the applications are available for 
inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New 
Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC.
    This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is 
published in accordance with part 107 of the Federal hazardous 
materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on November 2, 2020.
Donald P. Burger,
Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch.

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                                                                                   Nature of the special permits
       Application No.                 Applicant          Regulation(s) affected              thereof
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                                          SPECIAL PERMITS DATA--Granted
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11156-M......................  Orica USA Inc...........  173.212(b), 173.62(c)...  To modify the special permit
                                                                                    to authorize an alternative
                                                                                    bag closure (glued seam).
12706-M......................  Hexagon Ragasco As......  173.304(a), 173.335(a)..  To modify the special permit
                                                                                    to add additional Division
                                                                                    2.2 hazmat.
13220-M......................  Entegris, Inc...........  173.302, 173.302c.......  To modify the special permit
                                                                                    to harmonize internal
                                                                                    pressure limits and test
                                                                                    pressures with UN Model
                                                                                    Regulations.
16311-M......................  Thai Air Attache........  ........................  To modify the permit to
                                                                                    include Div 1.4 materials
                                                                                    that are in a quantity that
                                                                                    exceed the package
                                                                                    limitations in Column (9B)
                                                                                    of the 172.101 HMT.
16318-M......................  Technical Chemical        173.304(d), 173.167(a)..  To modify the special permit
                                Company.                                            to authorize an additional
                                                                                    2.1 hazmat.
20274-M......................  Bollore Logistics USA     172.101(j), 172.300,      To modify the special permit
                                Inc.                      172.400, 173.301,         to add an additional 2.3
                                                          173.302a(a)(1),           hazmat.
                                                          173.304a(a)(2).
20851-M......................  Call2Recycle, Inc.......  172.200, 172.600,         To modify the special permit
                                                          172.700(a).               to authorize rail transport.
20904-M......................  Piston Automotive, LLC..  172.101(j)..............  To modify the special permit
                                                                                    to authorize a change to the
                                                                                    packaging of the battery
                                                                                    assembly.
21049-N......................  Ferrellgas, L.P.........  180.205(c)..............  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of 2,338 filled cylinders
                                                                                    that had not been
                                                                                    requalified before the
                                                                                    requalification became due.
21072-N......................  Isotek Systems, LLC.....  173.417(b)(1),            To authorize the
                                                          173.427(a)(3),            transportation in commerce
                                                          173.453(d).               of radioactive material in
                                                                                    alternative packaging.
21074-N......................  Zhejiang Meenyu Can       173.304(a), 173.304(d)..  To authorize the manufacture,
                                Industry Co., Ltd.                                  mark, sale and use of a non-
                                                                                    refillable, non-DOT
                                                                                    specification inside metal
                                                                                    container similar to a DOT
                                                                                    specification 2Q.
21081-M......................  Romeo Systems, Inc......  172.102, 173.185(b).....  To modify the special permit
                                                                                    to authorize a new variant
                                                                                    of the approved batteries
                                                                                    and cells.
21093-N......................  Orbital Sciences LLC....  172.101(j)(2),            To authorize the
                                                          173.185(a)(1),            transportation in commerce
                                                          173.185(b)(3)(i).         of the low production
                                                                                    lithium metal battery
                                                                                    identified as Model
                                                                                    No.9ER20P-20B, manufactured
                                                                                    by Orion HIT, which are
                                                                                    specifically designed for
                                                                                    space flight, as Class 9
                                                                                    without passing UN T.6--
                                                                                    Impact Test.
21094-N......................  Umbra Lab, Inc..........  173.185(a)(1),            To authorize the
                                                          173.185(b).               transportation of prototype
                                                                                    lithium batteries contained
                                                                                    in equipment (spacecraft).
21095-N......................  Suterra LLC.............  173.306(i)(1)...........  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of limited quantities of
                                                                                    aerosols for which the
                                                                                    completed package exceeds 66
                                                                                    lbs gross weight.
21099-N......................  StageFX, Inc............  173.64..................  To authorize the use of the
                                                                                    2018 APA Standard 87-1C:
                                                                                    Standard for the
                                                                                    Construction,
                                                                                    Classification, Approval,
                                                                                    and Transportation of
                                                                                    Entertainment Industry and
                                                                                    Technical (EI&T)
                                                                                    Pyrotechnics for
                                                                                    classification of
                                                                                    pyrotechnic materials.
21101-N......................  United States Aviation    172.101(j), 172.200,      To authorize the
                                Co.                       172.301(c), 172.302(c),   transportation in commerce
                                                          175.30.                   of hazardous materials by
                                                                                    helicopter in amounts that
                                                                                    exceed the maximum net
                                                                                    quantity in the HMR.
21105-M......................  US EPA Region 5.........  172.102(c)(1),            To modify the special permit
                                                          173.185(f)(1),            to authorize layering fire
                                                          173.185(f)(3).            suppressant between a layer
                                                                                    of button cells rather than
                                                                                    around each individual cell.
21117-N......................  Spaceflight, Inc........  173.185(a), 173.185(e)..  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of low production lithium
                                                                                    batteries contained in
                                                                                    spacecraft.
21119-N......................  Spaceflight, Inc........  173.185(a), 173.185(e)..  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of spacecraft containing
                                                                                    hazardous materials.
21123-N......................  General Defense Corp....  172.101(j),               To authorize the
                                                          172.204(c)(3).            transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of certain Class 1 materials
                                                                                    that are forbidden for air
                                                                                    transportation by cargo-only
                                                                                    aircraft.
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                                          SPECIAL PERMITS DATA--Denied
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21035-N......................  Volkswagen Ag...........  172.101(j)..............  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of lithium ion batteries
                                                                                    exceeding 35 kg by cargo
                                                                                    only aircraft.
21096-N......................  Pacira Cryotech, Inc....  171.23, 173.306(j)......  To authorize the
                                                                                    transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of receptacles, small that
                                                                                    have a oxidizer subsidiary
                                                                                    hazard under 49 CFR
                                                                                    173.306(j).
21103-N......................  Kalitta Air, LLC........  172.200, 172.300,         To authorize the
                                                          172.400, 175.30.          transportation in commerce
                                                                                    of certain hazardous
                                                                                    materials by cargo aircraft
                                                                                    without shipping papers,
                                                                                    marking and labeling, and
                                                                                    information to the pilot-in-
                                                                                    command.
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                                         SPECIAL PERMITS DATA--Withdrawn
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21118-N......................  Royal Thai Air Force....  172.101(j),               To authorize the
                                                          172.204(c)(3),            transportation in commerce
                                                          173.27(b)(2),             of explosives by cargo
                                                          173.27(b)(3),             aircraft which is forbidden
                                                          177.848(f).               in the regulations. (mode
                                                                                    4).
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