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ACTION:

Notice of actions on Special Permit Applications.

SUMMARY:

In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR Part 107, Subpart B), notice is hereby given of the actions on special permits applications in (August to August 2012). The mode of transportation involved are identified by a number in the “Nature of Application” portion of the table below as follows: 1—Motor vehicle, 2—Rail freight, 3—Cargo vessel, 4—Cargo aircraft only, 5—Passenger-carrying aircraft. Application numbers prefixed by the letters EE represent applications for Emergency Special Permits. It should be noted that some of the sections cited were those in effect at the time certain special permits were issued.

Issued in Washington, DC, on September 10, 2012.

Donald Burger,

Chief, Special Permits and Approvals Branch.

S.P. No.ApplicantRegulation(s)Nature of special permit thereof
Modification Special Permit Granted
14298-MAir Products and Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, PA49 CFR 180.209(a) and (b)To modify the special permit to authorize an additional Division 2.1 hazardous material, to increase maximum acceptance flaw size used on UE requalification and other miscellaneous revisions.
12516-MPoly-Coat Systems, Inc., Liverpool, TX49 CFR 107.503(b)(c); 172.102(c)(3) B15 and 823; 173.241; 173.242; 178.345-1; -2; -3; -4; -7; -14; -15; 178.347-1; -2; 178.348-1; 178.348-2; 180.405; 180.413(d)To modify the special permit that authorizes the manufacture, mark, sale and use of non-DOT specification cargo tanks constructed of fiberglass reinforced plastic by increasing the volumetric capacity.
New Special Permit Granted
15610-NWavesinSolids LLC, State College, PA49 CFR 180.209, 180.209(a), 180.205(c)(f)(g) (i), 173.302a (b)(2)(3)(4)(5), 180.213, 180.519(a), 180.519(b)(c)To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain gases in DOT 3A, 3AA, 3AX, 3AAX and 3T cylinders. The cylinders (tubes) are retested by acoustic emission and ultrasonic examination (AE/UE) described in paragraph 7 below in place of the internal visual inspection and the hydrostatic retest required in § 180.205. (modes 1, 2, 3)
15568-NATK Launch Systems Corinne, UT49 CFR 172.101(b)To authorize the transportation in commerce soils containing solid explosive compounds (not greater than 3%) in bulk. (mode 1)
15577-NOlin Corporation Oxford, MS49 CFR 172.101 column 8, 173.62(b), 173.60(b)(8), 172.300(d)To authorize the tansportation in commerce of certain Division 1.4 in non-DOT specification packagings without labels and markings to a distance not to exceed 200 yards by motor vehicle, subject to the limitations and special requirements specified herein. (modes 1, 2)
15623-NLedwell & Son Enterprises, Inc., Texarkana, TX49 CFR 173.202, 173.203, 173.241, 173.242To authorize the manufacture, marking, sale and use of multiple non-DOT specification containers, manifolded together within a frame and securely mounted on a truck chassis, for the transportation in commerce of the materials authorized by this special permit. (mode 1)
15654-NT. SCOTT DUNN CONSTRUCTION, INC. DBA, Heli-Dunn, Phoenix, OR49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B), 172.204(c)(3), 173.27(b)(2), 172.200, 172.300, Part 173, 175.30(a) (1) and 175.75To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain hazardous materials by cargo only aircraft and 14 CFR Part 133 Rotorcraft External Load Operations transporting hazardous materials attached to or suspended from an aircraft, in remote areas of the US only, without being subject to hazard communication requirements, quantity limitations and certain loading and stowage requirements. (mode 4)
15636-NWard Air, Inc., Juneau, AK49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B)To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain Class 1 explosive materials which are forbidden for transportation by air, to be transported by cargo aircraft within the State of Alaska when other means of transportation are impracticable or not available. (mode 4)
15631-NAtlas Air, Inc. Miami, FL49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B), 172.204(c)(3), 173.27(b)(2)(3)To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 1.1 explosives, which are forbidden, by cargo-only aircraft. (mode 4)
Emergency Special Permit Granted
15647-NThunderbird Cylinder, Inc., Phoenix, AZ49 CFR 179.7 and 180.505To authorize retesting of certain DOT Specification and non-DOT Specification multi unit tank car tanks. (modes 1, 2).
15637-NTextron Inc., Wilmington, MA49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B), 172.204(c)(3), 173.27(b)(2)(3)To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 1.1 explosives, which are forbidden, by cargo-only aircraft. (mode 4)
15664-NPollux Aviation Ltd., Wasilla, AK49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B); 175.30(a)(1)To authorize the transportation in commerce of liquefied petroleum gas in amounts that exceed the quantity limitations for transportation by 14 CFR Part 133 Rotorcraft External Load Operations transporting hazardous materials attached to or suspended from an aircraft only in the State of Alaska. (mode 4)
15677-NArkema, Inc., King of Prussia, PA49 CFR 173.304(b)To authorize the transportation in PA commerce of DOT Specification 39 thirty pound cylinders by highway, which have the potential to react during transportation. (mode 1)
15689-NAVL Test Systems Inc., Plymouth, MI49 CFR 172.200, 177.834To authorize the discharge of a Division 2.1 material from an authorized DOT specification cylinder without removing the cylinder from the vehicle on which it is transported. (mode 1)
15685-NNational Air Cargo Group, Inc. dba, National Airlines, Ypsilanti, MI49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B); 172.204(c)(3); 173.27(b)(2)(3); 175.30To authorize the transportation in commerce by cargo only aircraft of Class 1 explosives which are forbidden or exceed quantities presently authorized. (mode 4)
15696-NLantis Fireworks and Lasers, Draper, UT49 CFR 172.300, 172.400 and 173.56To authorize the one-time, one-way transportation in commerce of 2142 kg of unapproved fireworks from Carson, CA to the Lantis Fireworks & Lasers facility in Fairfield, UT for destruction by motor vehicle. (mode 1)
Emergency Special Permit Withdrawn
15670-NVolga-Dnepr Airlines, Ulyanovsk49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B), 172.204(c)(3), 173.27, and 175.30(a)(1)To authorize the one-time transportation in commerce of certain Division 1.2 explosives that are forbidden for transportation by cargo only aircraft. (mode 4)
15682-NKalitta Air, LLC, Ypsilanti, MI49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B); 172.204(c)(3); 173.27(b)(2)(3); 175.30(a)(1)To authorize the one-time transportation in commerce of certain explosives that are forbidden for transportation by cargo only aircraft.
Denied
15080-NRequest by Alaska Airlines Seattle, WA August 27, 2012. To authorize the transportation in commerce of cylinders containing oxidizing gases without rigid outer packagings without outer packaging capable of passing the Flame Penetration and Resistance Test and the Thermal Resistance Test when no other practical means of transportation exist.
Denied
10964-MRequest by Kidde Aerospace & Defense Wilson, NC August 1, 2012. To modify the permit to authorize a rework procedure to allow fire extinguishers which were “steel stamped” to be returned to within original specifications.

[FR Doc. 2012-22783 Filed 9-18-12; 8:45 am]

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