2018-11571. Agency Information Collection Activities: Requests for Comments; Clearance of Renewed Approval of Information Collection: Commercial Space Transportation Licensing Regulations  

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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 will determine if applicant proposals for conducting commercial space launches can be accomplished according to regulations issued by the Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation. 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) Start Printed Page 24551ways 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: 2120-0608.

    Title: Commercial Space Transportation Licensing Regulations.

    Form Numbers: AC Form 8800-1.

    Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection.

    Background: The Commercial Space Launch Act of 1984, 49 U.S.C. App. 2601-2623, as recodified at 49 U.S.C. Subtitle IX, Ch. 701—Commercial Space Launch Activities, 49 U.S.C. 70101-70119 (1994), requires certain data be provided in applying for a license to conduct commercial space launch activities. These data are required to demonstrate to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation (AST), that a license applicant's proposed activities meet applicable public safety, national security, and foreign policy interests of the United States.

    Respondents: Approximately 17 space launch applicants (Initial, Modification and Renewal).

    Frequency: Information is collected on occasion.

    Estimated Average Burden per Response: 1,704 hours.

    Estimated Total Annual Burden: 28,973 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. 2018-11571 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.
24550-24551 (2 pages)
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