DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Foreign-Trade Zones Board
Foreign Trade Zone
72--Indianapolis, Indiana; Application for Expansion
Friday, August 16, 1991
An application has been submitted to the Foreign-Trade Zones Board (the
Board) by the Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA), grantee of FTZ 72,
requesting authority to expand its zone in Indianapolis, Indiana. The
application was submitted pursuant to the provisions of the Foreign-Trade
Zones Act, as amended (19 U.S.C. 81a-81u) and the regulations of the Board
(15 CFR part 400). It was formally filed on August 7, 1991.
FTZ 72 was approved on September 28, 1981 (Board Order 179, 46 FR 50091;
10/9/81) and currently covers 15 acres (20,000 sq. ft.) within the
Indianapolis International Airport Complex.
The grantee is now requesting authority to expand the zone to include the
entire 5,500-acre airport complex. The Greater Indianapolis Foreign-Trade
Zone, Inc., is the current operator of the zone and will operate the
expanded project. No manufacturing requests are being made at this time.
Such approvals would be requested from the Board on a case-by-case basis.
In accordance with the Board's regulations, an examiners committee has been
appointed to investigate the application and report to the Board. The
committee consists of: John Da Ponte, (Chairman), Director, Foreign-Trade
Zones Staff, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 20203; John F.
Nelson, District Director, U.S. Customs Service, North Central Region, 55
Erieview Plaza, Cleveland, OH 44114; and Colonel David E. Peixotto, District
Engineer, U.S. Army Engineer District Louisville, P.O. Box 59, Louisville,
Comments concerning the proposed expansion are invited in writing from
interested parties. They should be addressed to the Board's Executive
Secretary at the address below and postmarked on or before October 4, 1991.
A copy of the application is available for public inspection at each of the
U.S. Department of Commerce, District Office,
One North Capital, Suite 520,
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204.
Office of the Executive Secretary,
Foreign-Trade Zones Board,
U.S. Department of Commerce,
14th and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., room 3716,
Washington, DC 20230.
Dated: August 9, 1991.
Acting Executive Secretary.
[FR Doc. 91-19632 Filed 8-15-91; 8:45 am]