2018-11902. Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received; PHI Air Medical LLC  

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    AGENCY:

    Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

    ACTION:

    Notice.

    SUMMARY:

    This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of Federal Aviation Regulations. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public's awareness of, and participation in, the FAA's exemption process. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition.

    DATES:

    Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number and must be received on or before June 25, 2018.

    ADDRESSES:

    Send comments identified by docket number FAA-2018-0376 using any of the following methods:

    • Federal eRulemaking Portal: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and follow the online instructions for sending your comments electronically.
    • Mail: Send comments to Docket Operations, M-30; U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Room W12-140, West Building Ground Floor, Washington, DC 20590-0001.
    • Hand Delivery or Courier: Take comments to Docket Operations in Room W12-140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
    • Fax: Fax comments to Docket Operations at 202-493-2251.

    Privacy: In accordance with 5 U.S.C. 553(c), DOT solicits comments from the public to better inform its rulemaking process. DOT posts these comments, without edit, including any personal information the commenter provides, to http://www.regulations.gov, as Start Printed Page 25731described in the system of records notice (DOT/ALL-14 FDMS), which can be reviewed at http://www.dot.gov/​privacy.

    Docket: Background documents or comments received may be read at http://www.regulations.gov at any time. Follow the online instructions for accessing the docket or go to the Docket Operations in Room W12-140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

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    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

    Clarence Garden (202) 267-7489, Office of Rulemaking, Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20591.

    This notice is published pursuant to 14 CFR 11.85.

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    Issued in Washington, DC.

    Lirio Liu,

    Executive Director, Office of Rulemaking.

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    Petition for Exemption

    Docket No.: FAA-2018-0376.

    Petitioner: PHI Air Medical L.L.C.

    Section(s) of 14 CFR Affected: 135.179(b)(3).

    Description of Relief Sought: PHI Air Medical, L.L.C., an operator that conducts Helicopter Air Ambulance Operations, seeks an exemption to § 135.179(b)(3) allowing certain instruments and equipment installed as required for specific operations by part 135 to be included in the operator's aircraft Minimum Equipment List (MEL) through an alternate means of configuration control as approved by the Administrator. Specifically, PHI seeks relief for the regulatory requirements of § 135.160, Radio Altimeter, § 135.605 Helicopter terrain awareness and warning system (HTAWS), and § 135.607 Flight Data Monitoring System.

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    [FR Doc. 2018-11902 Filed 6-1-18; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 4910-13-P

Document Information

Published:
06/04/2018
Department:
Transportation Department
Agency:
Federal Aviation Administration
EntryType:
Notice
Action:
Notice.
Document Number:
2018-11902
Dates:
Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number and must be received on or before June 25, 2018.
Pages:
25730-25731 (2 pages)
Docket Numbers:
Summary Notice No. 2018-50
SectionNoes:
PDF File:
2018-11902.pdf