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Document Title: FAA Order 8260.19I, Flight Procedures and Airspace
Summary: This order provides guidance to all FAA personnel for the administration and accomplishment of the FAA Flight Procedures and Airspace Program. Additionally, this order provides guidance for the military and other government agencies to use when interacting with the FAA regarding instrument flight procedures. This order contains guidance that is pertinent to 14 CFR parts 71, 91, 95, 97, 121, and 135.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (PDF)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference: Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR):
  • Part 91, General Operating and Flight Rules
  • Part 95, IFR Altitudes
  • 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: February 10, 2020
How to Comment: Email comments to:
Email Comments

Deliver comments by mail or hand to: Federal Aviation Administration
Flight Procedures and Airspace Group (AFS-420)
6500 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Registry Bldg., Room 104
Oklahoma City, OK 73169
Document Title: FAA Order 8260.26G, Establishing Submission Cutoff Dates for Civil Instrument Flight Procedures
Summary: This order provides policy for data submission to support the promulgation and effective date assignment for both regulatory and non-regulatory public-use IFPs. It provides guidance regarding designation of associated controlled airspace for instrument procedures, including those based on area navigation (RNAV). It further ensures that the FAA will not assign an effective date for a procedure until the underlying infrastructure is in place to support the procedure and all necessary actions, including flight inspection or flight validation, have been completed.
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
49 U.S. Code § 44721, Aeronautical Charts and Related Products and Services
Comments Due: February 14, 2020
How to Comment: Email comments to:
Email Comments

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

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