[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 137 (Monday, July 18, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42160-42161]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-17977]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Federal Aviation Administration


Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee--Public 
Teleconference

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Space Transportation Operations Working Group of the 
Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee Teleconference.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee 
Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 5 U.S.C. App. 2), notice is hereby given of a 
teleconference of the Space Transportation Operations Working Group 
(STOWG) of the Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee 
(COMSTAC). The teleconference will take place on Thursday, August 4, 
2011, starting at 1 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Individuals who plan to 
participate should contact Susan Lender, Designated Federal Officer 
(DFO), (the Contact Person listed below) by phone or e-mail for the 
teleconference call in number.
    The proposed agenda for this teleconference consists of the 
following topics: Final discussion of the CONOPS report on reentry 
debris, final discussion of the Economic Impact of complying with 
orbital debris standards, updates on the European Code of Conduct and 
the Long Term Sustainability of Space effort by the United Nations 
Committee for Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, and any new business items 
that members want to consider.
    Interested members of the public may submit relevant written 
statements for the COMSTAC members to consider under the advisory 
process. Statements may concern the issues and agenda items mentioned 
above or additional issues that may be relevant for the U.S. commercial 
space transportation industry. Interested parties wishing to submit 
written statements should

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contact Susan Lender, DFO, (the Contact Person listed below) in writing 
(mail or e-mail) by July 28, 2011, so that the information can be made 
available to COMSTAC members for their review and consideration before 
the August 4, 2011, teleconference. Written statements should be 
supplied in the following formats: One hard copy with original 
signature or one electronic copy via e-mail.
    An agenda will be posted on the FAA Web site at http://www.faa.gov/go/ast.
    Individuals who plan to participate and need special assistance 
should inform the Contact Person listed below in advance of the 
meeting.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan Lender (AST-5), Office of 
Commercial Space Transportation (AST), 800 Independence Avenue, SW., 
Room 331, Washington, DC 20591, telephone (202) 267-8029; E-mail 
susan.lender@faa.gov. Complete information regarding COMSTAC is 
available on the FAA Web site at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/advisory_committee/.

    Issued in Washington, DC, July 7, 2011.
James Van Laak,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation.
[FR Doc. 2011-17977 Filed 7-15-11; 8:45 am]
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