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NATS regrets flight path change noise impact

NATS has apologised to Heathrow airport chiefs for not highlighting an operational change to air traffic control which has affected some of the same communities … More ››

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UK aviation must act on noise: CAA

The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has published a series of recommendations to help drive improvements in the way the aviation industry manages aircraft noise. … More ››

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Airservices signs $25m noise contract

Airservices has signed a five-year, $25 million contract with Bruel & Kjaer as part of the organisation’s commitment to the environment and aircraft noise management, … More ››

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DLR flight trials help visualise causes of helicopter noise

Researchers from the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum fuer Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) based at Goettingen and Braunschweig have succeeded for the first time in … More ››

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Frankfurt incentives for low noise, growth airlines

Fraport  the Frankfurt Airport (FRA) company, will reward airlines if they deploy modern, low-noise aircraft on international routes and achieve passenger growth of more than … More ››

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Airservices launch aircraft noise website

Airservices Australia, in conjunction with the Australian Airports Association, has launched a new aircraft noise website along with its commitment to managing aircraft noise at … More ››

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Heathrow launches airline noise rankings

Heathrow today launched its ‘Fly Quiet programme’, becoming the first UK airport to list airlines according to their noise performance. Every three months a Fly … More ››

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Noise watchdog action sees Airservices trial alternate route

Airservices Australia will move a flight path from Roleystone to reduce the impact of aircraft noise on local residents following a recommendation by the national … More ››

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Spread LHR noise burden with easterly ops

Opting to land aircraft at London Heathrow from the west during the night when weather allows would more equally share the burden of disturbed sleep. … More ››

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ICAO delivers new aircraft CO2, noise rules

UN aviation agency ICAO has agreed on the certification procedures supporting a new CO2 standard for aircraft, as well as a new global noise standard … More ››

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