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[Summary Notice No. PE-2012-53]

Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received

AGENCY: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.
ACTION: Notice of petition for exemption received.
SUMMARY: This notice contains a summary of a petition seeking relief from specified requirements of 14 CFR. The purpose of this notice is to improve the public's awareness of, and participation in, this aspect of FAA's regulatory activities. Neither publication of this notice nor the inclusion or omission of information in the summary is intended to affect the legal status of the petition or its final disposition.
DATES: Comments on this petition must identify the petition docket number andmust be received on or before December 14, 2012.
ADDRESSES: *Government-wide rulemaking Web site:Go tohttp://www.regulations.govand follow the instructions for sending your comments electronically.

*Mail:Send comments to the Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation, 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., West Building Ground Floor, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590.

*Fax:Fax comments to the Docket Management Facility at 202-493-2251.

*Hand Delivery:Bring comments to the Docket Management Facility in Room W12-140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

Privacy:We will post all comments we receive, without change, tohttp://www.regulations.gov,including any personal information you provide. Using the search function of our docket Web site, anyone can find and read the comments received into any of our dockets, including the name of the individual sending the comment (or signing the comment for an association, business, labor union, etc.). You may review DOT's complete Privacy Act Statement in theFederal Registerpublished on April 11, 2000 (65 FR 19477-78).

Docket:To read background documents or comments received, go tohttp://www.regulations.govat any time or to the Docket Management Facility in Room W12-140 of the West Building Ground Floor at 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: This notice is published pursuant to 14 CFR 11.85.
Issued in Washington, DC, on November 23, 2012. Lirio Liu, Director, Office of Rulemaking. Petition for Exemption

Docket No.: FAA-2012-1113.

Petitioner: Tatonduk Outfitters Limited (dba Everts Air Alaska).

Section of 14 CFR Affected: 14 CFR 23.49(b)(1), Amdt 23-21.

Description of Relief Sought: Everts Air Alaska seeks exemption to certificate and operate Air Tractor, AT-802 and AT-802A airplanes as "special purpose" restricted category with a stall speed (VSO) in excess of 61 knots. These airplanes would be modified to haul fuel to remote Alaskan populations with an FAA-approved tank system.