Federal Aviation Administration July 1, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Establishment of Class E Airspace; Wilkes-Barre, PA
Document Number: 2011-16664
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to establish Class E Airspace at Wilkes- Barre, PA, to accommodate new Standard Instrument Approach Procedures at Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport. This action would enhance the safety and airspace management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport.
Proposed Amendment of Class E Airspace; Burlington, VT
Document Number: 2011-16663
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to amend Class E Airspace at Burlington, VT, to accommodate the additional airspace needed for the Standard Instrument Approach Procedures developed for Burlington International Airport. This action shall enhance the safety and airspace management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport. This action also shall make a minor adjustment to the geographic coordinates of the airport.
Proposed Amendment of Class D and E Airspace and Revocation of Class E Airspace; Manassas, VA
Document Number: 2011-16657
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to amend Class D and Class E airspace areas and remove Class E airspace at Manassas Municipal/Harry P. Davis Airport, Manassas, VA. A Standard Instrument Approach Procedure has been cancelled; therefore modification to the airspace areas is required for the safety and airspace management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport.
Proposed Amendment of Class E Airspace; Clemson, SC
Document Number: 2011-16655
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to amend Class E Airspace at Clemson, SC, as a runway extension requires amended Standard Instrument Approach Procedures at Oconee County Regional Airport. This action would enhance the safety and airspace management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport. This action also would recognize the airport name change to Oconee County Regional Airport.
Tenth Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 221: Aircraft Secondary Barriers and Alternative Flight Deck Security Procedures
Document Number: 2011-16607
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 221: Aircraft Secondary Barriers and Alternative Flight Deck Security Procedures.
Eleventh Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 220: Automatic Flight Guidance and Control
Document Number: 2011-16596
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 220: Automatic Flight Guidance and Control
Seventh Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 224: Airport Security Access Control Systems
Document Number: 2011-16595
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 224: Airport Security Access Control Systems.
Third Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 225: Rechargeable Lithium Batteries and Battery Systems-Small and Medium Sizes
Document Number: 2011-16592
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 225: Rechargeable Lithium Batteries and Battery SystemsSmall and Medium Sizes.
Tenth Meeting: RTCA Special Committee 223: Airport Surface Wireless Communications
Document Number: 2011-16591
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 223: Airport Surface Wireless Communications.
Proposed Amendment of Class D Airspace; Eglin AFB, FL
Document Number: 2011-16587
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to amend Class D Airspace in the Eglin Air Force Base (AFB), FL airspace area. The Destin Non-Directional Beacon (NDB) has been decommissioned and new Standard Instrument Approaches have been developed for Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport that would enhance the safety and management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations at the airport.
Special Conditions: Boeing, Model 747-8 Series Airplanes; Door 1 Extendable Length Escape Slide
Document Number: 2011-16507
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-07-01
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
These special conditions are issued for Boeing Model 747-8 airplanes. These airplanes will have a novel or unusual design feature associated with an extendable length escape slide. The applicable airworthiness regulations do not contain adequate or appropriate safety standards for this design feature. These special conditions contain the additional safety standards that the Administrator considers necessary to establish a level of safety equivalent to that established by the existing airworthiness standards. Additional special conditions will be issued for other novel or unusual design features of Boeing 747-8 airplanes.