Notice of petition for exemption received.
This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of 14 CFR. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public's awareness of, and participation in, this aspect of FAA's regulatory activities. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition.
Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number involved and must be received on or before February 16, 2012.
You may send comments identified by Docket Number FAA-2011-1361 using any of the following methods:
- Government-wide rulemaking web site: Go to http://www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions for sending your comments electronically.
- Mail: Send comments to the Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590.
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- Hand Delivery: Bring comments to the Docket Management Facility in Room W12-140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
David Staples, (202) 267-4058, Keira Jones, (202) 267-4025, or Tyneka Thomas, (202) 267-7626, Office of Rulemaking, Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20591.
This notice is published pursuant to 14 CFR 11.85.
Issued in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2012.
Director, Office of Rulemaking.
Petition for Exemption
Docket No.: FAA-2011-1361.
Petitioner: Southwest Airlines Co.
Section of 14 CFR Affected: 14 CFR 121.163(a)
Description of Relief Sought: Southwest Airlines requests to extend the date by which proving runs for the Boeing 717 aircraft must be accomplished. Specifically, Southwest requests to extend the date for the B717 proving runs from the date the FAA approved the Single Operating Certificate for the merged airline, until such time as the first B717 airplane has been reconfigured/repainted and is eligible to be moved from the AirTran partition.
[FR Doc. 2012-1829 Filed 1-26-12; 8:45 am]
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