Federal Aviation Administration August 4, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To Release Airport Property at Chickasha Municipal Airport, Chickasha, OK
Document Number: 05-15404
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA proposes to rule and invites public comment on the release of land at Chickasha Municipal Airport under the provisions of Title 49 United States Code, Section 47153.
Proposed Establishment of Class E Airspace; Deering, AK
Document Number: 05-15403
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to establish new Class E airspace at Deering, AK. Four new Standard Instrument Approach Procedures (SIAPs) are being published for the Deering Airport. There is no existing Class E airspace to contain aircraft executing the new instrument procedures at Deering, AK. Adoption of this proposal would result in the establishment of Class E airspace upward from 700 feet (ft.) and 1,200 ft. above the surface at Deering, AK.
Proposed Establishment of Class E5 Airspace; Gardner, KS
Document Number: 05-15402
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This document proposes to establish Class E5 airspace at Gardner, KS.
Public Notice for Waiver of Aeronautical Land-Use Assurance LaPorte Municipal Airport, LaPorte, IN
Document Number: 05-15401
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is considering a proposal to change a portion of the airport from aeronautical use to non-aeronautical use and to authorize the lease of the airport property. The area is a two-acre parcel of vacant land located in the land triangle east of Runway 2/20 and south of Runway 14/32, The land was obligated under FAA Project No. 3-18+0047-003-1992. There are not impacts to the airport by allowing the airport to lease the property. The land is not needed for aeronautical use and a new fire station will be constructed on the land that will provide firefighting capability to the airport and surrounding community. Approval does not constitute a commitment by the FAA to financially assist in the disposal of the subject airport property nor a determination of eligibility for grant-in-aid funding from the FAA. The disposition of proceeds from the lease of the airport property will be in accordance with FAA's Policy and Procedures Concerning the Use of Airport Revenue, published in the Federal Register on February 16, 1999. In accordance with section 47107(h) of title 49, United States Code. This notice is required to be published in the Federal Register 30 days before modifying the land-use assurance that requires the property to be used for an aeronautical purpose.
Second-in-Command Pilot Type Rating
Document Number: 05-15376
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is amending its pilot certification regulations to establish a second-in-command (SIC) pilot type rating and associated qualifying procedures. This final rule is needed to conform FAA pilot type rating requirements to the International Civil Aviation Organization pilot type rating standards. The intended effect of this action is to allow U.S. flight crews to continue to operate in international airspace without the threat of being grounded for not holding the appropriate pilot type rating.
Washington, DC Metropolitan Area Special Flight Rules Area
Document Number: 05-15375
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-08-04
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA proposes to codify current flight restrictions for certain aircraft operations in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. This action is necessary because of the ongoing threat of terrorist attacks. The FAA intends by this action to help the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Defense protect national assets in the National Capital region.