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Notice of Request To Release Airport Property

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AGENCY:

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION:

Notice of Intent To Rule on Request to Release Airport Property at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport & Airport Industrial Park Liberal, KS.

SUMMARY:

The FAA proposes to rule and invites public comment on the release of land at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport & Airport Industrial Park, Liberal, Kansas, under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47107(h)(2).

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before January 19, 2012.

ADDRESSES:

Comments on this application may be mailed or delivered to the FAA at the following address: Lynn D. Martin, Airports Compliance Specialist, Federal Aviation Administration, Airports Division, ACE-610C, 901 Locust Room 364, Kansas City, MO 64106.

In addition, one copy of any comments submitted to the FAA must be mailed or delivered to: Debra S. Giskie, Airport Manager, Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport & Airport Industrial Park, City of Liberal, P.O. Box 2199, Liberal, KS 67901, (620) 626-2207.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Lynn D. Martin, Airports Compliance Specialist, Federal Aviation Administration, Airports Division, ACE-610C, 901 Locust Room 364, Kansas City, MO 64106, (816) 329-2644, lynn.martin@faa.gov.

The request to release property may be reviewed, by appointment, in person at this same location.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The FAA invites public comment on the request to release approximately 0.33 acres of airport property at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport & Airport Industrial Park (LBL) under the provisions of 49 U.S.C. 47107(h)(2). On June 24, 2011, the Airport Manager at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport requested from the FAA that approximately 0.33 acres of property be released for sale to Allan and Charlene Classen for use as a repair/maintenance operation. On October 31, 2011, the FAA determined that the request to release property at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport and Airport Industrial Park (LBL) submitted by the Sponsor meets the procedural requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration and the release of the property does not and will not impact future aviation needs at the airport. The FAA may approve the request, in whole or in part, no sooner than thirty days after the publication of this Notice.

The following is a brief overview of the request:

Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport and Airport Industrial Park (LBL) is proposing the release of one parcel, of 0.33 acres, more or less. The release of land is necessary to comply with Federal Aviation Administration Grant Assurances that do not allow federally acquired airport property to be used for non-aviation purposes. The sale of the subject property will result in the land at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport and Airport Industrial Park (LBL) being changed from aeronautical to nonaeronautical use and release the lands from the conditions of the Airport Improvement Program Grant Agreement Grant Assurances. In accordance with 49 U.S.C. 47107(c)(2)(B)(i) and (iii), the airport will receive fair market value for the property, which will be subsequently reinvested in another eligible airport improvement project for general aviation facilities at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport and Airport Industrial Park.

Any person may inspect, by appointment, the request in person at the FAA office listed above under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. In addition, any person may, upon appointment and request, inspect the application, notice and other documents determined by the FAA to be related to the application in person at the Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport and Airport Industrial Park.

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Issued in Kansas City, MO, on November 30, 2011.

Jim A. Johnson,

Manager, Airports Division.

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[FR Doc. 2011-32499 Filed 12-19-11; 8:45 am]

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