Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.
Notice and request for comments.
The FAA invites public comments about our intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to reinstate an expired information collection. In response to a Congressional directive to conduct a flight attendant fatigue study, FAA's Civil Aerospace Medical Institute, has initiated a comprehensive analysis of fatigue in flight attendants across a range of operational conditions.
Please submit comments by December 28, 2009.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Carla Mauney on (202) 267-9895, or by e-mail at: Carla.Mauney@faa.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Title: Flight Attendant Duty/Rest/Fatigue Field Study.
Type of Request: Reinstatement without change of an expired collection.
OMB Control Number: 2120-0736.
Forms(s): There are no FAA forms associated with this collection.
Affected Public: A total of 210 Respondents.
Frequency: The information is collected on occasion.
Estimated Average Burden per Response: Approximately 45 minutes per response.
Estimated Annual Burden Hours: An estimated 4,725 hours annually.
Abstract: In response to a Congressional directive to conduct a flight attendant fatigue study, FAA's Civil Aerospace Medical Institute, has initiated a comprehensive analysis of fatigue in flight attendants across a range of operational conditions. The specific goals of this project are to systematically assess activity patterns, fatigue, and performance on- and off-duty in 210 flight attendants of various levels of seniority from U.S.-based network, low-cost, and regional carriers embarking on domestic and extended international flights.
Addresses: Send comments to the FAA at the following address: Ms. Carla Mauney, Room 712, Federal Aviation Administration, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200, 800 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20591.
Comments are invited on: Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimates of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.Start Signature
Issued in Washington, DC, on October 16, 2009.
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200.
[FR Doc. E9-25510 Filed 10-23-09; 8:45 am]
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