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RTCA Special Committee 159: Global Positioning System (GPS)

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Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.


Notice of RTCA Special Committee 159 meeting.


The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of a meeting of RTCA Special Committee 159: Global Positioning System.


The meeting will be held January 12-16 2004, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (unless stated otherwise.


The meeting will be held at RTCA, Inc., 1828 L Street NW., Suite 805, Washington, DC, 20036.

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RTCA Secretariat, 1828 L Street, NW., Suite 805, Washington, DC, 20036; telephone (202) 833-9339; fax (202) 833-9434 Web site

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Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 5 U.S.C., Appendix 2), notice is hereby given for a Special Committee 159 meeting. Note: Specific working group sessions will be held January 12-15. The plenary agenda will include:

  • January 16:
  • Opening Plenary Session (Welcome and Introductory Remarks, Approve Minutes of Previous Meeting).
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  • Global Positioning System (GPS)/3rd Civil Frequency (WG-1).
  • GPS/Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) (WG-2).
  • GPS/Inertial (WG-2C).
  • GPS/Precision Landing Guidance (WG-4).
  • GPS/Airport Surface Surveillance (WG-5).
  • Review of EUROCAE activities.
  • Closing Plenary Session (Assignment/Review of Future Work, Other Business, Date and Place of Next Meeting).

Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space availability. With the approval of the chairmen, members of the public may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section.

Members of the public may present a written statement to the committee at any time.

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Issued in Washington, DC, on December 12, 2003.

Robert Zoldos,

FAA System Engineer, RTCA Advisory Committee.

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[FR Doc. 04-498 Filed 1-9-04; 8:45 am]