Noise regulation

May 27, 2008 - 10:26 AM
The European Commission (EC) has issued revised noise proposals that abandon its earlier demands for a blanket ban on hush-kitted aircraft with mtow of mor
May 27, 2008 - 9:43 AM
The town of Islip, N.Y., said it will not enforce an ordinance adopted in September that would have imposed a “noise surcharge” of $50,000 per flight on al
May 19, 2008 - 7:59 AM
Part 150 (airport noise-compatibility planning) study recommendations for Palwaukee Municipal Airport (PWK) in Wheeling, Ill., were recently accepted by th
May 8, 2008 - 6:45 AM
Santa Monica (Calif.) Airport (SMO) has developed a “conformance program” for aircraft using the airport.
May 8, 2008 - 6:43 AM
Public comments released last month on an FAR Part 161 noise study at Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport (BUR) support a nighttime curfew (10 p.m.
May 8, 2008 - 6:37 AM
A noise study will be one of the first jobs of the new Palwaukee Airport Community Engagement Council (PACE), an airport/citizen group organized earlier th
May 7, 2008 - 10:30 AM
A ban by the coastal California city of Huntington Beach on all aerial advertising flights in its airspace is believed to be the first of its kind in the U
May 7, 2008 - 9:56 AM
In light of the comity that almost turned a Senate Commerce Committee hearing on national parks overflights into a “lovefest” early last month, it is diffi
May 7, 2008 - 9:37 AM
When an airport considers environmental impact on neighbors, noise is usually the top concern, but dealing with water- and air-pollution issues is becoming
May 6, 2008 - 6:45 AM
Politically, the European Union had to replace the controversial hush-kit regulation to avoid continuation of the U.S./EU dispute as per Article 84 of the