[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 18 (Monday, January 28, 2013)]
[Pages 5860-5861]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-01818]



Federal Aviation Administration

Eighth Meeting: RTCA Next Gen Advisory Committee (NAC)

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), U.S. Department of 
Transportation (DOT).

ACTION: Notice of RTCA NextGen Advisory Committee (NAC).


SUMMARY: The FAA is issuing this notice to advise the public of the 
eighth meeting of the RTCA NextGen Advisory Committee (NAC).

DATES: The meeting will be held February 7, 2013, from 9:30 a.m. to 
3:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the ballroom of the Hotel 
Monaco, 15 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The RTCA Secretariat, 1150 18th Street 
NW., Suite 910, Washington, DC 20036, by telephone at (202) 833-9339, 
fax at (202) 833-9434, or the Web site at http://www.rtca.org. 
Alternately, contact Andy Cebula at (202) 330-0652, or email 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 10(a)(2) of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 5 U.S.C., App.), notice is 
hereby given for a NextGen Advisory Committee meeting. The agenda will 
include the following:

February 7, 2013

 Opening of Meeting and Introduction of NAC Members--Chairman 
Bill Ayer, Chairman, Alaska Air Group
 Official Statement of Designated Federal Official--The 
Honorable Michael Huerta, FAA Administrator
 Review and approval of October 4, 2012 Meeting Summary and 
Revision to NAC Terms of Reference
 Chairman's Report--Chairman Ayer
 FAA Report--Mr. Huerta
 Review and Approve Recommendation for Submission to FAA
    [cir] NextGen Implementation Metrics--a recommendation for Key city 
pairs evaluation of Transcon/Regional City Pairs that can be used for 
NextGen metrics.
 Data sources for measuring NextGen fuel Impact
    [cir] Update of initiative to identify and obtain critical data 
sources to track and analyze the impacts of NextGen.
 Cat Ex 2 Task Group
    [cir] Preliminary report on the recommendation for implementing new 
statutory authority for a streamlined environmental review process.
 Performance Based Navigation (PBN)
    [cir] Preliminary report to identify and mitigate barriers to 
implementing PBN.
 Issues associated with Implementing RNAV/RNP
    [cir] An open discussion by the Committee of Non-technical barriers 
of PBN procedures.
 Anticipated Issues for NAC consideration and action at the 
next meeting, May 30, 2013
 Other Business

    Attendance is open to the interested public but limited to space 
availability. With the approval of the chairman, members of the public 
may present oral statements at the meeting. Persons wishing to present 
statements or obtain information should contact the person listed in 

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CONTACT section. Members of the public may present a written statement 
to the committee at any time.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on January 9, 2013.
David Sicard,
Manager, Business Operations Group, Federal Aviation Administration.
[FR Doc. 2013-01818 Filed 1-24-13; 4:15 pm]