Federal Aviation Administration May 27, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Amendment of Class E Airspace; Duluth, MN
Document Number: 2011-13109
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-27
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action amends Class E airspace for Duluth, MN, to accommodate new Area Navigation (RNAV) Standard Instrument Approach Procedures at Duluth International Airport. The FAA is taking this action to enhance the safety and management of Instrument Flight Rule (IFR) operations at the airport.
Special Conditions: Turbomeca Arriel 2D Turboshaft Engine
Document Number: 2011-13008
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-27
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
These special conditions are issued for Turbomeca SA model Arriel 2D engines. The engine model will have a novel or unusual design feature which is a 30-minute power rating. This rating is generally intended to be used for hovering at increased power for search and rescue missions. The applicable airworthiness regulations do not contain adequate or appropriate safety standards for this design feature. These special conditions contain the added safety standards that the Administrator considers necessary to establish a level of safety equivalent to that established by the existing airworthiness standards.