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The FAA proposes to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for Pratt & Whitney (PW) JT8D1, 1A, 1B, 7, 7A, 7B, 9, 9A, 11, 15, 15A, 17, 17A, 17R, 17AR, 209, 217, 217A, 217C, and 219 turbofan engines. This proposed AD would require removing affected rotating parts overhauled by a certain repair vendor, and inspecting or replacing the parts as
This action proposes to revise Class E airspace at Ketchikan, AK. The existing Class E airspace is not sufficient to contain aircraft executing all instrument procedures at Ketchikan Airport. Adoption of this proposal would result in the revision of Class E airspace upward from 700 feet (ft.) above the surface at Ketchikan, AK.
This action proposes to establish new Class E airspace at Beluga, AK. There is no existing Class E airspace to contain aircraft executing instrument approaches at Beluga Airport. Adoption of this proposal would result in the establishment of Class E airspace upward from 700 feet (ft.) above the surface at Beluga, AK.
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of the currently approved collection. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and the
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), OSDBU invites public comment on a public information collection, which will be submitted to OMB for approval. Copies of the public information collection may be obtained by contacting Nancy Strine, Manager, Shortterm Lending Program, Office of Small and Disadvantaged
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), the FAA invites public comment on four currently approved public information collections which will be submitted to OMB for renewal.
RSPA is proposing to amend the Hazardous Materials Regulations to prohibit flammable liquids from being transported in unprotected product piping on existing and newly manufactured DOT specification cargo tank motor vehicles. If adopted as proposed, this action will reduce fatalities and injuries that result from accidents involving unprotected
FRA announces the next meeting of the RSAC, a Federal Advisory Committee that develops railroad safety regulations through a consensus process. The RSAC meeting topics will include remote control locomotives, the FosterMiller, Inc., study on medical standards for safetycritical railroad employees, the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway's
The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for all EMBRAER Model ERJ 170 series airplanes. This AD requires revising the airplane flight manual (AFM) to include certain operational instructions and prohibit dispatch of any flight with the integrated electronic standby system (IESS) inoperative, even though it is allowed by the current
Under 49 U.S.C. 10502, the Board is granting a petition for exemption from the prior approval requirements of 49 U.S.C. 10902 for Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, Inc., a Class II rail carrier, to lease and operate an approximately 2mile segment of rail line between approximately milepost 0.0 and approximately milepost 2.0 in Buffalo, Erie County,
These special conditions are issued for Dassault Aviation Model Falcon Fan Jet, Falcon Fan Jet series D, series E, series F airplanes; and MystereFalcon Model 20C5, 20D5, 20E5, 20F5, and 200 series airplanes modified by Premier Air Center. These airplanes will have novel and unusual design features when compared to the state of technology
The ``Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2005'', (Public Law 108447), signed into law by President Bush on December 8, 2004, appropriates funds for all of the surface transportation programs of the Department of Transportation for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2005. This notice provides information on the FY 2005 transit appropriations for
The FAA is superseding an existing airworthiness directive (AD) for RollsRoyce plc (RR) models RB211535E437, RB211535E4B37, RB211535C37, RB211535E4B75, and RB21122B02 turbofan engines. That AD currently requires inspecting certain high pressure (HP) turbine discs, manufactured between 1989 and 1999, for cracks in the rim cooling air holes, and, if
A July 8, 2003, final rule (68 FR 40488) requires, among other things, that certain certificated U.S. air carriers and foreign air carriers record disabilityrelated complaints and submit a summary report of those complaints annually to the Department.
This document announces the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval of this information
The FAA proposes to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Hartzell Propeller Inc. propellers. This proposed AD would require inspecting the propeller blades and other critical propeller parts for corrosion and mechanical damage. This proposed AD results from two events where a ``Zshank'' blade failed and separated and the results of
MRC Regional Railroad Authority (MRC), a noncarrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire from the State of South Dakota (the State) \1\ overhead trackage rights over a line of railroad extending between milepost 654 near Mitchell, SD, and milepost 511.90 in Sioux City, IA, including such yard tracks,
The State of South Dakota (the State) and MRC Regional Railroad Authority (MRC) have agreed to grant overhead trackage rights to Dakota Southern Railway Company (DSRC) over a Stateowned line of railroad extending between milepost 654 near Mitchell, SD, and milepost 511.90 in Sioux City, IA, including such yard tracks, sidetracks, and
The following Agreements were filed with the Department of Transportation under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 412 and 414. Answers may be filed within 21 days after the filing of the application.
Docket Number: OST200419872.
Date Filed: December 8, 2004.
Parties: Members of the International Air Transport Association.
The following Applications for Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity and Foreign Air Carrier Permits were filed under Subpart B (formerly Subpart Q) of the Department of Transportation's Procedural Regulations (See 14 CFR 301.201 et. seq.). The due date for Answers, Conforming Applications, or Motions to Modify Scope are set forth
This document establishes a new regulation governing the use of rights (credits) and liabilities (fines) under the Corporate Average Fuel Economy program in the face of changes in corporate relationships. This final rule fulfills a statutory responsibility to issue a regulation addressing these issues.
The FAA proposes to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Boeing Model 757200 series airplanes. This proposed AD would require modifying the wiring of the test ground signal for the master dim and test system circuit in the flight compartment. This proposed AD is prompted by a report that the master dim and test system circuit does
The FAA proposes to adopt a new airworthiness directive (AD) for CFM International (CFMI) CFM565, 5A, 5B, and 5C series turbofan engines. This proposed AD would require removing certain part number (P/N) air turbine starters from service. This proposed AD results from several reports of failures of uncontained air turbine starters where highenergy
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) clarifies its September 8, 2000 policy statement implementing section 222 of the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999. Section 222 requires the agency to assess maximum statutory penalties if a person is found to have committed a pattern of violations of critical or acute regulations,
Patrick D. Broe (Mr. Broe) and OmniTRAX, Inc. (OmniTRAX) (collectively, applicants) have filed a verified notice of exemption to continue in control of Kettle Falls International Railway, LLC (KFR), upon KFR's becoming a Class III rail carrier.
The transaction was scheduled to be consummated on or shortly after December 10, 2004.
Kettle Falls International Railway, LLC (KFR), a noncarrier, has filed a verified notice of exemption under 49 CFR 1150.31 to acquire by purchase and lease from The Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF) rail lines in the State of Washington. The rail lines being purchased are between: (1) milepost 4.7, near West Kettle Falls,