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1 GARY CATHEY Chief Caltrans Division of Aeronautics

2 2 Aeronautics Organizational Chart

3 3 Aeronautics Functional Organizational Chart

4 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics4 Aeronautics Budget. Aeronautics Newsletter & Airports DVD California Land Use Planning (CALUP) Handbook being updated. Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen). Noise Variance program. Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) going to California Transportation Commission (CTC) in October for approval. Current Events. Questions and Answers. Hot Topics

5 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics5 Not Adopted as of September 9, Until new State Budget, no funds are available for: –Annual Credits. –Airport Improvement Program (AIP) Matching. –A&D Grants. Existing Grants approved prior to this date will be honored. Certification of Eligibility DOA-0007 is still required for FY Absence of budget, furloughs, and Governor’s elimination of overtime has hindered ability to conduct airport safety and FAA 5010 inspections. Aeronautics Budget FY

6 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics6 REVENUEEXPENSES 2009/10 FY 2008/09 FY Aeronautics Funding Projection

7 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics7 State Dollars for Your Airport is on our website. This publication is for airport managers, sponsoring agencies, and Airport Land Use Commission’s (ALUC) to better understand the funding programs available. State Dollars for your Airport

8 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics8 Loan Funds are still available on a first come, first served basis. Eligibility. –Cities, counties, and airport districts. Most projects that benefit the airport are eligible, especially revenue-generating. Local Match for Airport Improvement Program (AIP) is eligible. Airport Loan Program

9 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics9 Loan Approval Considerations –Economic feasibility is a major factor in the approval of loans for revenue-generating projects such as hangars and fueling facilities. –Sponsor’s overall financial status is considered. Airport Loan Program

10 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics10 Three to four month process. Submit complete application to Department. Department conducts public and internal hearings. Loan agreement is prepared by Department. State Controller’s Office (SCO) prepares loan disbursement. Airport Loan Program

11 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics11 First payment on loan is due one year from the date the warrant was issued by SCO. Loan terms vary from 8 to 17 years. Simple interest is charged. Current rate: percent. Loans are subject to audit. Submit application to Department: – htmlfile/grants-loans.php Airport Loan Process

12 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics12 Periodically, check our website for updates on Annual Credits and AIP Matching such as timing and availability of funds: and click on the “Grants and Loan” tab. Detailed program information and forms are all on the website. Additional Loan Information

13 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics13 AB 1660, (Emergency Aircraft Flights) This bill would amend Public Utilities Code (PUC) regarding emergency aircraft flights. Such flights are exempt in the PUC from adopted local ordinances with respect to the time of day they fly, their noise signature and aircraft type. This bill would extend the local ordinance exemption to the non-emergency flight back to the aircraft’s operational base. Status -- This bill is now law as of July 1, SB 1141, (Airports: Airport Land Use Commissions) This bill would prevent some airports in counties without an Airport Land Use Commission (ALUC) or authorized alternative planning body from receiving annual credit grants from the Aeronautics Account. Some exceptions apply. SB 1141 would also allow the Division of Aeronautics to provide some funds for ALUC or authorized alternative planning body start-up costs. Status -- This bill has been approved by the Legislature and will next be presented to the Governor for his approval or veto. SB 1333, Senator Yee-San Francisco/San Mateo, District 8 (Airports: Avigation Easements) This bill seeks to have avigation easements granted to airports earlier in the land development process rather than when a project’s certificate of occupancy is issued. Easements would terminate if a project is not fully developed. Status--This bill has been approved by the Legislature and will next be presented to the Governor for his approval or veto. AB 2173, Assembly Member Beall-San Jose, District 24 (Emergency Air Medical Transportation Providers) This bill provides for increased Medi-Cal funding of emergency air ambulance transportation by imposing a $4 fee on each motor vehicle violation in California, with the exception of parking violations. Status -- This bill has been approved by the Legislature and will next be presented to the Governor for his approval or veto. State Aviation Legislation

14 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics14 New quarterly Aeronautics publication. First edition published in April Past and current editions available online at: CALAERO Newsletter

15 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics15 California’s General Aviation Airports: Links To Vitality. Located on our Website. Available for $8.00 General Aviation Video

16 California Aviation System Plan: 2010 System Needs Assessment. To be approved by CTC September 22-23, Will be posted on Aeronautics Website. It is a reference for airport managers to consider when inputting projects in the 2011 CIP. Airport Cooperative Research Program Synthesis S10-06: Investigating Safety Impacts of Energy Technologies on Airports and Aviation. Final expected May Office of Aviation Planning

17 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics17 Key Objectives: Update for changes in law and regulation. Update accident data and revise discussion of risk and safety zones. Additional guidance on infill development. Provide more “self help” and templates for ALUC staff and commissioners, particularly for small jurisdictions. Incorporate additional guidance for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) compliance. Provide information on NextGen and implications for future airport land use compatibility planning California Airport Land Use Planning Handbook Update

18 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics18 Provide “train the trainer” materials on 2010 Update for Caltrans staff. Enhanced public participation in the form of a Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), three public meetings (dispersed throughout the State), and online review. FAQs: FAA grant being used - $320,000. Work has begun by consultant team led by Environmental Science Associates Airport Land Use Planning Handbook. Public draft to be posted on Aeroanutics website in September. Final expected in December. Due to finish in December CALUP Handbook Update

19 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics19 Already here … –ASDE-X at LAX, SAN, & SNA. –Numerous LPV & RNAV instrument approach procedures; plus growing number of RNP IAPs, including BUR, LAX, LGB, MRY, PSP, SFO, SJC. And on the way … –ADS-B lead contractor, ITT, deploying ground infrastructure. Twenty-three sites to be installed in CA, completion by end of –Caltrans Aeronautics supports NextGen: working with ITT to facilitate ADS-B installation; oversaw LPV survey contract; ready to help the FAA fully bring NextGen to California. Next Generation in California

20 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics20 Noise Issues

21 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics Capital Improvement Plan

22 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics22 Proposed School Site Evaluations Airport Safety Zones Map

23 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics23 Eureka Municipal Airport Slurry Seal and Remarking Project Before After

24 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics24 Before After California Pines Airport Runway Rehab Project

25 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics25 Before After Cameron Park Airport Taxiway Rehab Project

26 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics26 September 11-15, 2010, National Association of State Aviation Officials Annual Convention and Tradeshow, Hyatt Regency, Wichita, Kansas. Website: General Information: Michelle Lewis at (316) September 11-12, 2010, California Capital Airshow, Mather Airport, Mather, CA. Website: General Information: Darcy Brewer at (916) September 15-17, 2010, Association of California Airports Conference, Inn By The Lake, South Lake Tahoe, CA. Website: Reservations: (530) General Information: (530) September 15-19, 2010, Reno Air Races, Reno, NV. Website: General Information: (775) November 11-13, 2010, AOPA Aviation Summit, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach CA. Website: General Information: (800) Upcoming Conferences

27 Caltrans Division of Aeronautics27 Questions and Answers. Please visit the Aeronautics website at: Thank you!

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