OMB Control Number:2120-0608.
Title:Commercial Space Transportation Licensing Regulations.
Form Numbers:FAA Form 8800-1.
Type of Review:Renewal of an information collection.
Background:The Commercial Space Launch Act of 1984, 49 U.S.C. App. §§ 2601-2623, as recodified at 49 U.S.C. Subtitle IX, Ch. 701—Commercial Space Launch Activities, 49 U.S.C. 70101-70119 (1994), requires certain data be provided in applying for a license to conduct commercial space launch activities. These data are required to demonstrate to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation (AST), that a license applicant's proposed activities meet applicable public safety, national security, and foreign policy interests of the United States.
Respondents:Approximately 4 space launch applicants.
Frequency:Information is collected on occasion.
Estimated Average Burden per Response:1544.5 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden:6,178 hours.
Public Comments Invited:You are asked to comment on any aspect of this information collection, including (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for FAA's performance; (b) the accuracy of the estimated burden; (c) ways for FAA to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (d) ways that the burden could be minimized without reducing the quality of the collected information. The agency will summarize and/or include your comments in the request for OMB's clearance of this information collection.
Issued in Washington, DC, on August 20, 2012.
Albert R. Spence,
FAA Assistant Information Collection Clearance Officer, IT Enterprises Business Services Division, AES-200.