Determine appropriate membership and send out invitations.
Notify the local FAA ATC facility a user group is being organized.
Invite FAA to make a presentation at the first meeting.
First meeting a chairperson is selected who assigns the following tasks:
Taking of meeting notes
Representative to attend informal airspace meeting(s)
Representative to attend FAA public meeting(s), if held
Preparation of group's written comments to the NPRM
Preparation of group's report and recommendations to FAA
As needed for subsequent meetings, invite experts, including FAA, who are not members.
Ensure the final report includes:
Textual description and graphic of the recommended airspace
Accurate, complete discussion of any adverse impact of the proposed airspace
Results of the process to reach consensus
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