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National Academies' Interim Report on NextGen

FAA Response to City’s RNAV Request – June 2013

March-April 2013 Presentation on JWA Settlement Agreement and MOU

Letter from Mayor Curry regarding Development of RNP Departure for JWA - April 22, 2013

GE/Naverus Report (March 2013)

Agendas, Monthly Reports and Special Reports

Established by Resolution No. 9597, adopted on 7-10-79. Renamed by Resolution No. 82-133, adopted on 9-27-82. Term extended by Resolution No. 88-106, adopted on October 24, 1988. Membership expansion by Resolution No. 94-67, adopted on July 25, 1994. Membership composition and duties changed by Resolution No. 98-15, adopted on February 9, 1998. Appointment of officers added by Resolution No. 2000-8, adopted on January 25, 2000. Membership composition changed by Resolution No. 2002-7, adopted on January 8, 2002. Membership composition changed by Resolution No. 2003-11, adopted on February 11, 2003.  Membership and responsibilities changed by Resolution No. 2011-31 adopted on April 12, 2011.


  • Two (2) members of the Newport Beach City Council appointed by the Mayor;
  • City Manager or his/her designee;
  • City Attorney or his/her designee;
  • Seven (7) members, one from each City Council district, nominated by the District Council Member and confirmed by the City Council;
  • Seven (7) alternates, one from each City Council district, nominated by the District Council Member and confirmed by the City Council;
  • Current President of the Airport Working Group (AWG) or his/her designee; 
  • One resident of the area (commonly known as Newport Ridge/Newport Coast) that was annexed to the City effective January 1, 2002 to be appointed by the Mayor;
  • The committee shall have a Chairperson and a Vice Chairperson appointed by the Mayor. The Mayor has the discretion to appoint either a Council Member or a citizen to these two positions.

A. Monitor and participate as appropriate in the El Toro Reuse Planning Process;
B. Monitor development, operations, and other activities at John Wayne Airport and report to the City Council;
C. Review aviation-related information from Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), the Orange County Regional Airport Authority (OCRAA), El Toro Reuse Planning Authority (ETRPA), and other groups involved in airport land use, master plans, additional site selection, and related matters;
D. Make recommendations to City Council regarding current and future policies regarding regional air traffic service and the establishment of an additional commercial airport to serve Orange County; and
E. Assist in the dissemination of information to Newport Beach residents regarding the El Toro reuse planning process, the City's activities and involvement in that process, and the future status of John Wayne Airport and the Settlement Agreement.

The Aviation Committee shall be reviewed annually, but shall continue until sunsetted by the City Council.

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