2018-11471. Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of Renewed Approval of Information Collection: License Requirements for Operation of a Launch Site  

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    Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.


    Notice and request for comments.


    In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to renew a previously approved information collection. The information to be collected includes data required for performing launch site location analysis. The launch site license is valid for a period of 5 years. Respondents are licensees authorized to operate sites. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on March 28, 2018. No comments were received.


    Written comments should be submitted by June 28, 2018.


    Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the attention of the Desk Officer, Department of Transportation/FAA, and sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@omb.eop.gov, or faxed to (202) 395-6974, or mailed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503.

    Public Comments Invited: You are asked to comment on any aspect of this information collection, including (a) whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for FAA's performance; (b) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for FAA to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB's clearance of this information collection.

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    Barbara Hall at (940) 594-5913, or by email at: Barbara.L.Hall@faa.gov.

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    OMB Control Number: 2120-0644.

    Title: License Requirements for Operation of a Launch Site.

    Form Numbers: There are no FAA forms associated with this collection.

    Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection.

    Background: The data requested for a license application to operate a commercial launch site are required by 49 U.S.C. Subtitle IX, 701—Commercial Space Launch Activities, 49 U.S.C. 70101-70119 (1994). The information is needed in order to demonstrate to the FAA Office of Commercial Space Transportation (FAA/AST) that the proposed activity meets applicable public safety, national security, and foreign policy interest of the United States.

    Respondents: Approximately 2 applicants.

    Frequency: Information is collected on occasion.

    Estimated Average Burden per Response: 2,322 hours.

    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 4,644 hours.

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    Issued in Fort Worth, TX, on May 18, 2018.

    Barbara Hall,

    FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, Performance, Policy, and Records Management Branch, ASP-110.

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    [FR Doc. 2018-11471 Filed 5-25-18; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 4910-13-P

Document Information

Transportation Department
Federal Aviation Administration
Notice and request for comments.
Document Number:
Written comments should be submitted by June 28, 2018.
24551-24551 (1 pages)
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