Noise pollution

Mar 16, 2007 - 10:36 AM
The FAA is reviewing an FAR Part 150 noise-compatibility proposal for Little Rock National Airport, Ark., and expects to approve or disapprove the plan no
Mar 15, 2007 - 7:39 AM
Few sounds are louder than a jet aircraft at takeoff.<br /> The decibel level of a climbing jet engine at full power can be higher (140 dB) than that of a
Feb 1, 2007 - 4:58 AM
The FAA is reviewing a proposed noise-compatibility program for Lincoln Airport, Neb., and is expected to issue its findings no later than June 4.
Jan 31, 2007 - 7:15 AM
Imperial Transport, flying a Citation 501, and US Smokeless Tobacco Brands, operating two Challenger 601s, received the “Spirit of Noise Abatement” awards
Jan 30, 2007 - 10:58 AM
Even though noise wasn’t a factor in the accident, February’s Challenger overrun at Teterboro has inevitably resurrected local residents’ complaints about
Jan 30, 2007 - 5:29 AM
Van Nuys Airport, Calif., the busiest general aviation airfield in the world and already subject to a noise curfew applicable to Stage 2 and “noisier” Stag
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.
Dec 21, 2006 - 11:06 AM
Westchester County Airport in White Plains, N.Y., presented its annual Spirit of Noise Abatement Award to 32 of its based operators for maintaining 100-per
Dec 8, 2006 - 7:33 AM
AgustaWestland and Eurocopter might be competitors in the helicopter market, but they seem to be decidedly good friends when it comes to defining rotorcraf
Oct 16, 2006 - 12:17 PM
San Diego County, which has jurisdiction over the McClellan-Palomar Airport (CRQ), is currently updating its FAR Part 150 noise compatibility plan for the