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FAA Slightly Delays Start of TFR Surrounding President's Orlando Visit

Contact: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.org

Washington, DC, October 27, 2012 – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) this evening issued an updated Notice to Airmen (NOTAM), which slightly delays the start of the Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) to be implemented in conjunction with President Obama's upcoming visit to Orlando, FL. The start time has been moved from 6:30 p.m. ET to 7:15 p.m. ET on Sunday, October 28.

The Association reminds operators that it is imperative that anyone planning to fly into Orlando airports via general aviation between 7:15 p.m. ET October 28 and 2:45 p.m. ET October 29 thoroughly review the current NOTAM available on the Association’s web site to obtain the latest information regarding air traffic in the area.

Visit NBAA's website to get more detail and review the latest NOTAM.

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