Federal Aviation Administration October 24, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Proposed Establishment of Class E Airspace; Princeton, KY
Document Number: 2012-26045
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2012-10-24
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action proposes to establish Class E Airspace at Princeton, KY to accommodate new Area Navigation (RNAV) Global Positioning System (GPS) Standard Instrument Approach Procedures serving the Princeton-Caldwell County Airport. This action would enhance the safety and airspace management of Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operations within the National Airspace System.
Amendment of Class D and Class E Airspace; Hawthorne, CA
Document Number: 2012-25925
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-10-24
Agency: Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
This action amends the airspace description for Class D and Class E airspace at Jack Northrop Field/Hawthorne Municipal Airport, Hawthorne, CA. The FAA is taking this action in response to a request from the Southern California Terminal Radar Approach Control to clarify the legal description of the controlled airspace. Some exclusionary language was omitted and the Class E extension was recorded as 1.5 nautical miles and should have been .5 nautical miles. This action enhances the safety and management of aircraft operations for the Hawthorne, CA, area.