[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 63 (Wednesday, April 2, 2014)]
[Page 18605]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-07288]



Federal Aviation Administration

Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee Open Meeting

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee 
open meeting.


SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, notice is 
hereby given of a meeting of the Commercial Space Transportation 
Advisory Committee (COMSTAC).

DATES: The meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, from 8 
a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday, May 8, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place at the National Transportation 
Safety Board Conference Center, 429 L'Enfant Plaza SW., Washington, DC 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larry Scott, telephone (202) 267-7982; 
email larry.scott@faa.gov, FAA Office of Commercial Space 
Transportation (AST-3), 800 Independence Avenue SW., Room 331, 
Washington, DC 20591.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This will be the 59th meeting of the 
    The proposed schedule for the COMSTAC working group meetings on May 
7 is below:

--Operations (8 a.m.-10 a.m.)
--Business/Legal (10 a.m.-12 a.m.)
--Systems (1 p.m.-3 p.m.)
--International Space Policy (3 p.m.-5 p.m.)

    The full Committee will meet on May 8. The proposed agenda for that 
meeting features speakers relevant to the commercial space 
transportation industry; and reports and recommendations from the 
working groups.
    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 and/or additional issues that may be relevant for the U.S. 
commercial space transportation industry. Interested parties wishing to 
submit written statements should contact Larry Scott, COMSTAC 
Designated Federal Officer, (the Contact Person listed in FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION CONTACT) in writing (mail or email) by April 30, 2014, so 
that the information can be made available to COMSTAC members for their 
review and consideration before the May 7 and 8 meetings. Written 
statements should be supplied in the following formats: One hard copy 
with original signature and/or one electronic copy via email.
    A portion of the May 8 meeting will be unavailable to the public 
(starting at approximately 2 p.m.).
    An agenda will be posted on the FAA Web site at www.faa.gov/go/ast. 
For specific information concerning the times and locations of the 
COMSTAC working group meetings, contact the Contact Person listed 
    Individuals who plan to attend and need special assistance, such as 
sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should 
inform the Contact Persons listed below in advance of the meeting.
    Complete information regarding COMSTAC is available on the FAA Web 
site at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/advisory_committee/.
    This notice is given pursuant to Section 10(a)(2) of the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 5 U.S.C. App. 2).

    Issued in Washington, DC, March 25, 2014.
 George C. Nield,
Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation.
[FR Doc. 2014-07288 Filed 4-1-14; 8:45 am]