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Schedule/Project Status

LAWA has identified the following completed major project milestones with completion dates. Future project mile stones and the approximate dates when they will occur will be posted on this page once they are determined.

Additional detail will be added as the project progresses.

December 2011 Text of draft ordinance prepared/submitted for LAWA review
August 2, 2012 Finalize fleet forecasts for 2013 and 2018 and submit to FAA for review
September 24, 2012 FAA approves use 2013 and 2018 fleet forecasts and approved their use for the LAX Part 161 Study
September 2012 Complete sleep disturbance and benefit/cost analyses
October 2012 Draft of Part 161 document for public release received by LAWA for review
November 1, 2012 Notice of Proposed Restriction released, public review period opened.
November 13, 2012 Public workshop held at the Flight Path Learning Center at LAX
November 14, 2012 Study findings presented to LAX/Community Noise Roundtable
December 17, 2012 Public comment period closed
December 31, 2012 Final draft of 161 document received by LAWA for review
January 29, 2013 Application submitted to FAA for determination
March 1 and 15, 2013 FAA notified LAWA the application is incomplete
March 28, 2013 LAWA notified FAA of its intent to revise and resubmit the application
July 2, 2013 LAWA submitted Application Supplement to the FAA
August 2, 2013 FAA notified LAWA that the Application Supplement was incomplete
August 21, 2013 LAWA notified FAA of its intent to revise and resubmit the Application Supplement
May 9, 2014 LAWA submitted revised Application to FAA
June 10, 2014 FAA determined that the LAX Part 161 application is complete
November 7, 2014 FAA issued a decision to disapprove the LAX Part 161 application