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Federal Register / Vol. 71, No.

207 / Thursday, October 26, 2006 / Notices 62655

Issued in Burlington, Massachusetts, on the procedural requirements of the in compliance with applicable
September 29, 2006. Federal Aviation Administration. The requirements of Part 150, effective
Francis A. Favara, FAA may approve the request, in whole October 16, 2006. Under 49 U.S.C.
Manager, Engine and Propeller Directorate, or in part, no later than November 27, section 47503 of the Aviation Safety and
Aircraft Certification Service. 2006. Noise Abatement Act (hereinafter
[FR Doc. 06–8890 Filed 10–25–06; 8:45 am] The following is a brief overview of referred to as ‘‘the Act’’), an airport
BILLING CODE 4910–13–M the request: operator may submit to the FAA noise
Seattle Tacoma International Airport exposure maps which meet applicable
is proposing the release of regulations and which depict non-
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION approximately .01 acres (507 square compatible land uses of the date of
feet) of airport property so the property submission of such maps, a description
Federal Aviation Administration can be sold to the City of Seatac for a of projected aircraft operations, and the
road improvement that benefits the ways in which such operations will
Notice of Intent To Rule on Request To
Airport. The revenue made from this affect such maps. The Act requires such
Release Airport Property at the Seattle
sale will be used toward Airport Capital maps to be developed in consultation
Tacoma International Airport, Seattle
Improvement. with interested and affected parties in
Any person may inspect, by the local community, government
AGENCY: Federal Aviation appointment, the request in person at agencies, and persons using the airport.
Administration (FAA), DOT. the FAA office listed above under FOR An airport operator who has submitted
ACTION: Notice of request to release FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. noise exposure maps that are found by
airport property. In addition, any person may, upon FAA to be in compliance with the
appointment and request, inspect the requirements of Federal Aviation
SUMMARY: The FAA proposes to rule and application, notice and other documents Regulations (FAR) Part 150,
invite public comment on the release of germane to the application in person at promulgated pursuant to the Act, may
land at Seattle Tacoma International Seattle Tacoma International Airport. submit a noise compatibility program
Airport under the provisions of Section for FAA approval which sets forth the
Issued in Renton, Washington, on October
125 of the Wendell H. Ford Aviation 16, 2006. measures the operator has taken or
Investment Reform Act for the 21st proposes to take to reduce existing non-
J. Wade Bryant,
Century (AID 21), now 49 U.S.C. compatible uses and prevent the
Manager, Seattle Airports District Office.
47107(h)(2). introduction of additional non-
[FR Doc. 06–8892 Filed 10–25–06; 8:45 am]
DATES: Comments must be received on compatible uses.
or before November 27, 2006. The FAA has completed its review of
ADDRESSES: Comments on this the noise exposure maps and
application may be mailed or delivered DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION accompanying documentation
to the FAA at the following address: Mr. submitted by the State of Hawaii, DOT,
J. Wade Bryant, Manager, Federal Federal Aviation Administration Airports Division. The documentation
Aviation Administration, Northwest that constitutes the ‘‘Noise Exposure
Mountain Region, Airports Division, Noise Exposure Map Notice for Maps’’ as defined in section 150.7 of
Seattle Airports District Office, 1601 Honolulu International Airport, Part 150 includes: Figure 4–1 ‘‘2003
Lind Avenue, SW., Suite 250, Renton, Honolulu, HI (Existing) Base Year Noise Exposure
Washington 98055–4056. AGENCY: Federal Aviation Map,’’ and Figure 5–1 ‘‘2008 (Forecast)
In addition, one copy of any Administration, DOT. Five-Year Noise Exposure Map—No
comments submitted to the FAA must Mitigation Scenario.’’ The Noise
ACTION: Notice.
be mailed or delivered to The Mark Exposure Maps contain current and
Reis, Airport Director, at the following SUMMARY: The Federal Aviation forecast information including the
address: Mark Reis, Airport Director, Administration (FAA) announces its depiction of the airport and its
P.O. Box 68727, Seattle, WA 98168. determination that the noise exposure boundaries, the runway configurations,
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. maps submitted by State of Hawaii, land uses such as residential, open
J. Wade Bryant, Manager, Seattle DOT, Airports Division, for the space, commercial/office, community
Airports District Office, Federal Honolulu International Airport under facilities, libraries, churches, open
Aviation Administration, Northwest the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47501 et. seq space, infrastructure, vacant and
Mountain Region, Seattle Airports (Aviation Safety and Noise Abatement warehouse and those areas within the
District Office, 1601 Lind Avenue, SW., Act) and 14 CFR Part 150 are in Yearly Day-Night Average Sound Levels
Suite 250, Renton, Washington 98057– compliance with applicable (DNL) 55, 60, 65, 70 and 75 noise
3356. requirements. contours. Estimates for the number of
The request to release property may people within these contours for the
be reviewed, by appointment, in person EFFECTIVE DATE: The effective date of the year 2003 are shown in Table 4–3.
at this same location. FAA’s determination of the noise Estimates of the future residential
exposure maps is October 16, 2006. population within the 2008 noise
invites public comment on the request FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: contours are shown in Table 5–5. Figure
to release property at the Seattle Tacoma Steven Wong, Federal Aviation 2–13 displays the location of noise
International Airport under the Administration, Honolulu Airports monitoring sites. Flight tracks for the
provisions of the AIR 21 (49 U.S.C. District Office, Box 50244, Honolulu, HI existing Noise Exposure Maps are found
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47107(h)(2)). 96850, Telephone: (808) 541–1225. in Figures 2–9 and 2–10. The type and
On October 2, 2006, the FAA SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This frequency of aircraft operations
determined that the request to release notice announces that the FAA finds (including day and night operations) are
property at Seattle Tacoma International that the noise exposure maps submitted found in Table 3–1 and Appendix E.
Airport submitted by the airport meets for Honolulu International Airport are The FAA has determined that these

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