• FAA logoWhat is NEPA?

    The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) requires federal agencies to disclose to decision makers and the interested public a clear, accurate description of potential environmental impacts of proposed federal actions and reasonable alternatives to those actions.

    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has established a process to ensure compliance with the provisions of NEPA through FAA Order 1050.1E, Environmental Impacts: Policies and Procedures.

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  • OAPM logoWhat is Metroplex?

    A Metroplex is a geographic area covering several airports, serving major metropolitan areas and a diversity of aviation stakeholders. Congestion, airport activity in close geographical proximity, and other limiting factors such as environmental constraints combine to reduce efficiency in busy Metroplexes.

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  • Announcements

    12/29/2016 - The FAA is conducting public information briefings and internet based webinars focused on communities where the second and third phase of implementation changes for the SoCal Metroplex Project will occur in March and April 2017. The internet based webinars will take place January 18th and 19th. The public information briefings will be held January 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 30th and 31st, and February 1st, 2nd, 7th and 8th. Details on these events can be found here.

    10/24/2016 - The FAA has released the presentations and video recordings of internet-based webinars held on October 17, 18, and 20, 2016. These webinars focused on communities where the first phase of implementation changes for the SoCal Metroplex Project will occur in November 2016. These materials can be found in the SoCal Metroplex Post-NEPA Process Community Outreach Media Library. Public information briefings will be held October 25, 26, 27 and November 1 and 2, 2016. Details on these events can be found here. Maps depicting parking for these locations can be downloaded here.