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 Start Printed Page 9400intention to request the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval to renew an information collection. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on October 28, 2010, vol. 75, No. 208, page 66422. 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 March 21, 2011.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.
Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. Comments should be addressed to the attention of the Desk Officer, Department of Transportation/FAA, and sent via electronic mail to email@example.com, or faxed to (202) 395-6974, or mailed to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, Docket Library, Room 10102, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503.
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 February 11, 2011.
FAA Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200.
[FR Doc. 2011-3551 Filed 2-16-11; 8:45 am]
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