U.S. Access Board Seeks Additional Information for Advisory Guidelines for Aircraft Onboard Wheelchairs

January 11, 2022

Comment Period Closes January 17, 2022
The U.S. Access Board has reopened its public comment period on advisory guidelines for aircraft onboard wheelchairs. As indicated in a published notice, the Board seeks information on onboard wheelchair loads and caster wheels for use in finalizing its voluntary guidelines. The Department of Transportation also solicits further information on its performance standards for onboard wheelchairs as outlined in a separate meeting notice.

Individuals may submit comments to the Board via any of the following methods:

  • Federal Register Notice: Select the “Submit a Formal Comment” button on the right-hand side and follow the instructions.
  • Email docket@access-board.gov. Include docket number ATBCB-2019-0002 in the subject line of the message.
  • Mail:
    ​​​​​Office of Technical and Information Services
    U.S. Access Board
    1331 F Street NW, Suite 1000
    Washington, DC 20004-1111

View the docket to read background documents and comments received.

Last modified on 01/11/2022

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