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 an information collection. The collection of information is for the purpose of obtaining essential information concerning the applicants' professional and personal qualifications. The FAA uses the information to screen and select the designees who serve as aviation medical examiners.
Written comments should be submitted by December 27, 2010.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Carla Scott on (202) 267-9895, or by e-mail at: Carla.Scott@faa.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
OMB Control Number: 2120-0604.
Title: Aviation Medical Examiner Program.
Form Numbers: FAA Form 8520-2.
Type of Review: Renewal of an information collection.
Background: The collection of information is currently accomplished by use of FAA Form 8520-2, Aviation Medical Examiner Designation Application. The information is necessary to determine the qualifications of those physicians applying to become aviation medical examiners. The information is also used to develop the AME directories used by approximately 620,000 airmen who must undergo periodic examinations by AMEs in order to obtain medical certificates.
Respondents: Approximately 450 aviation medical examiner applicants.
Frequency: Information is collected on occasion.
Estimated Average Burden per Response: 30 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden: 225 hours.
Send comments to the FAA at the following address: Ms. Carla Scott, Room 712, Federal Aviation Administration, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200, 800 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20591.
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) ways 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.Start Signature
Issued in Washington, DC on October 21, 2010.
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200.
[FR Doc. 2010-27255 Filed 10-27-10; 8:45 am]
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