AGENCY: Bureau of Transportation Statistics, DOT
SUMMARY: In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request (ICR) abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for extension of currently approved collections. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register Notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on June 10, 1999 (FR 64, pages 31345- 31346).
DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 26, 1999.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bernie Stankus, (202) 366-4387.
Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)
Title: Reporting Required for International Civil Aviation Organization.
Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved Collection.
OMB Control Number: 2138-0039.
Form(s): BTS Form EF.
Affected Public: Large Certificated Air Carriers.
Abstract: BTS collects aviation data for the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to fulfill a United States treaty obligation. Most of the data supplied to ICAO is extracted by the Office of Airline Information from its Form 41 data base. However, carriers that provide international service are required to submit a couple of additional cost items which are not reported on the carriers Form 41 Report.
Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 16 hours.
ADDRESSES: Send comments to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, 725-17th Street, NW. Washington, DC 20503, Attention BTS Desk Officer.
Comments are Invited on: whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Department, including whether the information will have practical utility; the accuracy of the Department's estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Issued in Washington, DC, on October 21, 1999.
Timothy E. Carmody,
Director, Office of Airline Information.
[FR Doc. 99-28003 Filed 10-26-99; 8:45 am]
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