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Draft Orders, Notices, & Handbooks Open for Comment

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Orders

Document Title: Order 8260.3E (CHG 1), U.S. Standard for Terminal Instrument Procedures (TERPS)
Summary: This change incorporates general design criteria for helicopter instrument approaches and departures, transferring that criteria from Order 8260.42B (Change 2), U.S. Standard for Helicopter Area Navigation. Furthermore, it adds evaluation criteria for climb-in-hold at missed approach point type missed approaches.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (PDF)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference:

Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR)

Comments Due: August 12, 2021
How to Comment: Email comments to:
Email Comments

Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Tara George
Flight Procedures and Airspace Group (AFS-420)
6500 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Registry Bldg., Room 104
Oklahoma City, OK 73169
Document Title: Order 8260.46J, Departure Procedures (DP) Program
Summary: This order incorporates policy, guidance, and standardization for initiating, developing, processing, and managing the DP program.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (PDF)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference:

Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR)

  • Part 71, Designation of Class A, B, C, D, and E Airspace Areas; Air Traffic Service Routes; and Reporting Points
  • Part 91, General Operating and Flight Rules
  • Part 97, Standard Instrument Procedures
  • Part 121, Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations
  • Part 135, Operating Requirements: Commuter and On Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons On Board Such Aircraft.
Comments Due: September 6, 2021
How to Comment: Email comments to:
Email Comments

Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Flight Procedures and Airspace Group (AFS-420)
6500 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Registry Bldg., Room 104
Oklahoma City, OK 73169

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