Acoustics

Dec 2, 2008 - 4:26 AM
A new thermal/acoustic barrier package promises to reduce cabin noise by as much as 30 percent.
Oct 27, 2008 - 10:33 AM
Van Nuys Airport last month introduced a draft environmental impact report for the proposed Noisier Aircraft Phaseout Project.
May 15, 2008 - 5:57 AM
A passive sound-reduction kit for the Pilatus PC-12 lowers cabin noise by 55 percent in the speech interference level and by 80 percent in the average “A”
Jan 8, 2008 - 10:51 AM
Noise is everywhere–annoying, tiring and sometimes painful.
Oct 11, 2007 - 6:01 AM
• The Los Angeles board of airport commissioners has authorized airport staff members to begin advertising for qualified companies to perform Part 161 nois
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:50 AM
The FAA selected the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to be the lead partner in a Center of Excellence program on aircraft noise and emissions mitigat
Oct 3, 2007 - 10:26 AM
Gulfstream is now delivering the G200 standard with a thermal/acoustic interior, which is said to reduce both aircraft weight and cabin noise levels.
Mar 16, 2007 - 2:58 PM
Business aircraft crews and passengers are generally aware of the danger of prolonged exposure to noise in terms of hearing loss.
Mar 16, 2007 - 10:41 AM
New designs for small business turboprop singles could be included in proposed changes to FAR Part 36 noise-certification rules.
Jan 19, 2007 - 10:35 AM
The FAA is concerned that some noise-canceling headsets might prevent pilots from hearing audible alarms, abnormal engine noise or other mechanical sounds.