84 FR 27 pgs. 2720-2723 - Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments

Type: RULEVolume: 84Number: 27Pages: 2720 - 2723
Docket number: [Docket No. 31234; Amdt. No. 3836]
FR document: [FR Doc. 2019-01133 Filed 2-7-19; 8:45 am]
Agency: Transportation Department
Sub Agency: Federal Aviation Administration
Official PDF Version:  PDF Version
Pages: 2720, 2721, 2722, 2723

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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration

14 CFR Part 97

[Docket No. 31234; Amdt. No. 3836]

Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures; Miscellaneous Amendments

AGENCY:

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION:

Final rule.

SUMMARY:


[top] This rule amends, suspends, or removes Standard Instrument Approach Procedures (SIAPs) and page 2721 associated Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures for operations at certain airports. These regulatory actions are needed because of the adoption of new or revised criteria, or because of changes occurring in the National Airspace System, such as the commissioning of new navigational facilities, adding new obstacles, or changing air traffic requirements. These changes are designed to provide for the safe and efficient use of the navigable airspace and to promote safe flight operations under instrument flight rules at the affected airports.

DATES:

This rule is effective February 8, 2019. The compliance date for each SIAP, associated Takeoff Minimums, and ODP is specified in the amendatory provisions.

The incorporation by reference of certain publications listed in the regulations is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of February 8, 2019.

ADDRESSES:

Availability of matter incorporated by reference in the amendment is as follows:

For Examination

1. U.S. Department of Transportation, Docket Ops-M30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, West Bldg., Ground Floor, Washington, DC 20590-0001;

2. The FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located;

3. The office of Aeronautical Navigation Products, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73169 or,

4. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202-741-6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/federal_register/code_of_federal_regulations/ibr_locations.html.

Availability

All SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs are available online free of charge. Visit the National Flight Data Center online at nfdc.faa.gov to register. Additionally, individual SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP copies may be obtained from the FAA Air Traffic Organization Service Area in which the affected airport is located.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Thomas J. Nichols, Flight Procedures and Airspace Group, Flight Technologies and Procedures Division, Flight Standards Service, Federal Aviation Administration. Mailing Address: FAA Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, Flight Procedures and Airspace Group, 6500 South MacArthur Blvd., Registry Bldg. 29 Room 104, Oklahoma City, OK 73125. Telephone: (405) 954-4164.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

This rule amends Title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 97 (14 CFR part 97) by amending the referenced SIAPs. The complete regulatory description of each SIAP is listed on the appropriate FAA Form 8260, as modified by the National Flight Data Center (NFDC)/Permanent Notice to Airmen (P-NOTAM), and is incorporated by reference under 5 U.S.C. 552(a), 1 CFR part 51, and 14 CFR 97.20. The large number of SIAPs, their complex nature, and the need for a special format make their verbatim publication in the Federal Register expensive and impractical. Further, airmen do not use the regulatory text of the SIAPs, but refer to their graphic depiction on charts printed by publishers of aeronautical materials. Thus, the advantages of incorporation by reference are realized and publication of the complete description of each SIAP contained on FAA form documents is unnecessary.

This amendment provides the affected CFR sections, and specifies the SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs with their applicable effective dates. This amendment also identifies the airport and its location, the procedure and the amendment number.

Availability and Summary of Material Incorporated by Reference

The material incorporated by reference is publicly available as listed in the ADDRESSES section.

The material incorporated by reference describes SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs as identified in the amendatory language for part 97 of this final rule.

The Rule

This amendment to 14 CFR part 97 is effective upon publication of each separate SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as amended in the transmittal. For safety and timeliness of change considerations, this amendment incorporates only specific changes contained for each SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP as modified by FDC permanent NOTAMs.

The SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, as modified by FDC permanent NOTAM, and contained in this amendment are based on the criteria contained in the U.S. Standard for Terminal Instrument Procedures (TERPS). In developing these changes to SIAPs and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, the TERPS criteria were applied only to specific conditions existing at the affected airports. All SIAP amendments in this rule have been previously issued by the FAA in a FDC NOTAM as an emergency action of immediate flight safety relating directly to published aeronautical charts.

The circumstances that created the need for these SIAP and Takeoff Minimums and ODP amendments require making them effective in less than 30 days.

Because of the close and immediate relationship between these SIAPs, Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, and safety in air commerce, I find that notice and public procedure under 5 U.S.C. 553(b) are impracticable and contrary to the public interest and, where applicable, under 5 U.S.C. 553(d), good cause exists for making these SIAPs effective in less than 30 days.

The FAA has determined that this regulation only involves an established body of technical regulations for which frequent and routine amendments are necessary to keep them operationally current. It, therefore-(1) is not a "significant regulatory action" under Executive Order 12866; (2) is not a "significant rule" under DOT regulatory Policies and Procedures (44 FR 11034; February 26, 1979); and (3) does not warrant preparation of a regulatory evaluation as the anticipated impact is so minimal. For the same reason, the FAA certifies that this amendment will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities under the criteria of the Regulatory Flexibility Act.

List of Subjects in 14 CFR Part 97

Air Traffic Control, Airports, Incorporation by reference, Navigation (Air).

Issued in Washington, DC, on January 11, 2019.

Rick Domingo,

Executive Director, Flight Standards Service.

Adoption of the Amendment

Accordingly, pursuant to the authority delegated to me, Title 14, Code of Federal regulations, Part 97, (14 CFR part 97), is amended by amending Standard Instrument Approach Procedures and Takeoff Minimums and ODPs, effective at 0901 UTC on the dates specified, as follows:

PART 97-STANDARD INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURES

1. The authority citation for part 97 continues to read as follows:

Authority:

49 U.S.C. 106(f), 106(g), 40103, 40106, 40113, 40114, 40120, 44502, 44514, 44701, 44719, 44721-44722.


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By amending: §?97.23 VOR, VOR/DME, VOR or TACAN, and VOR/DME or TACAN; §?97.25 LOC, LOC/DME, LDA, LDA/DME, SDF, SDF/DME; §?97.27 NDB, NDB/DME; §?97.29 ILS, ILS/DME, MLS, MLS/DME, MLS/RNAV; §?97.31 RADAR SIAPs; §?97.33 RNAV SIAPs; and §?97.35 COPTER SIAPs, Identified as follows:

* * * Effective Upon Publication

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AIRAC date State City Airport FDC No. FDC date Subject
28-Feb-19 IA Ames Ames Muni 8/0236 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 13, Amdt 1.
28-Feb-19 IA Ames Ames Muni 8/0248 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 1, Amdt 2.
28-Feb-19 IA Ames Ames Muni 8/0250 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 31, Amdt 1.
28-Feb-19 WI Sheboygan Sheboygan County Memorial 8/0455 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 22, Amdt 5A.
28-Feb-19 WI Sheboygan Sheboygan County Memorial 8/0460 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 4, Amdt 3A.
28-Feb-19 WI Sheboygan Sheboygan County Memorial 8/0462 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 22, Amdt 3A.
28-Feb-19 WI Sheboygan Sheboygan County Memorial 8/0463 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 31, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 IN Goshen Goshen Muni 8/0748 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 27, Amdt 1.
28-Feb-19 MI Mason Mason Jewett Field 8/0979 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 10, Orig-C.
28-Feb-19 MI Mason Mason Jewett Field 8/0981 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 28, Orig-C.
28-Feb-19 IL Alton/St Louis St Louis Rgnl 8/1280 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 35, Amdt 1A.
28-Feb-19 FL Palatka Palatka Muni-Lt Kay Larkin Field 8/1650 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 27, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 FL Palatka Palatka Muni-Lt Kay Larkin Field 8/1653 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 9 , Orig-B.
28-Feb-19 VA Fredericksburg Shannon 8/1909 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 24, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 PA Chambersburg Franklin County Rgnl 8/2099 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 24, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 NE Valentine Miller Field 8/2262 1/8/19 NDB RWY 32, Amdt 8.
28-Feb-19 NE Valentine Miller Field 8/2265 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 32, Amdt 1.
28-Feb-19 TN Cleveland Cleveland Rgnl Jetport 8/2647 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 3, Amdt 2.
28-Feb-19 NY Weedsport Whitfords 8/2807 1/8/19 Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Orig.
28-Feb-19 GA Jekyll Island Jekyll Island 8/2891 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 18, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 VA Charlottesville Charlottesville-Albemarle 8/3070 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 21, Amdt 1A.
28-Feb-19 MS Tunica Tunica Muni 8/3448 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, Amdt 3.
28-Feb-19 NC Goldsboro Wayne Executive Jetport 8/3790 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 23, Amdt 2A.
28-Feb-19 NC Goldsboro Wayne Executive Jetport 8/3791 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 23, Amdt 1A.
28-Feb-19 KY Louisville Bowman Field 8/4188 1/8/19 NDB RWY 33, Amdt 16A.
28-Feb-19 KY Louisville Bowman Field 8/4190 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 24, Amdt 3.
28-Feb-19 TX Corsicana C David Campbell Field-Corsicana Muni 8/4230 1/8/19 NDB RWY 14, Amdt 4B.
28-Feb-19 TX Corsicana C David Campbell Field-Corsicana Muni 8/4236 1/8/19 NDB RWY 32, Amdt 3B.
28-Feb-19 TX Corsicana C David Campbell Field-Corsicana Muni 8/4239 1/8/19 VOR/DME-A, Amdt 1B.
28-Feb-19 TX Corsicana C David Campbell Field-Corsicana Muni 8/4246 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 32, Orig-B.
28-Feb-19 WV Ravenswood Jackson County 8/4456 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 22, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 VA New Market New Market 8/4507 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS)-B, Orig.
28-Feb-19 NM Albuquerque Albuquerque Intl Sunport 8/4554 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 8, Amdt 6.
28-Feb-19 NY Rome Griffiss Intl 8/5183 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 33, Amdt 2.
28-Feb-19 FL Daytona Beach Daytona Beach Intl 8/6099 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 7L, Amdt 32.
28-Feb-19 OR Redmond Roberts Field 8/6153 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 29, Amdt 2A.
28-Feb-19 PR San Juan Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci 8/7172 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 9, Orig.
28-Feb-19 AL Vernon Lamar County 8/7374 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 35, Orig.
28-Feb-19 NC Pinehurst/Southern Pines Moore County 8/7378 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 23, Amdt 2A.
28-Feb-19 TN Cleveland Cleveland Rgnl Jetport 8/7395 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 21, Amdt 2.
28-Feb-19 ME Augusta Augusta State 8/7919 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS)-B, Orig-B.
28-Feb-19 ME Augusta Augusta State 8/7920 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 35, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 FL Williston Williston Muni 8/8015 1/8/19 VOR RWY 23, Amdt 1A.
28-Feb-19 FL Williston Williston Muni 8/8062 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 5, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 FL Williston Williston Muni 8/8063 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 23, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 PA Pottstown Heritage Field 8/8126 1/8/19 VOR/DME-A, Amdt 4.
28-Feb-19 ME Lincoln Lincoln Rgnl 8/8127 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 17, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 PA Collegeville Perkiomen Valley 8/8333 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS)-C, Orig.
28-Feb-19 PA Collegeville Perkiomen Valley 8/8334 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS)-B, Orig.
28-Feb-19 NY Olean Cattaraugus County-Olean 8/8420 1/8/19 Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 3.
28-Feb-19 PA Philadelphia Philadelphia Intl 8/8689 1/8/19 ILS OR LOC RWY 26, Amdt 4C.
28-Feb-19 MA Pittsfield Pittsfield Muni 8/8690 1/8/19 Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle DP, Amdt 2.
28-Feb-19 SC Georgetown Georgetown County 8/8983 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 23, Amdt 2A.
28-Feb-19 SC Georgetown Georgetown County 8/9737 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 5, Orig-A.
28-Feb-19 IN Rensselaer Jasper County 8/9844 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 18, Orig-B.
28-Feb-19 IN Rensselaer Jasper County 8/9845 1/8/19 RNAV (GPS) RWY 36, Orig-B.


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