Tag: noise

Global aviation bodies call for greater community engagement to tackle aircraft noise

ACI World and CANSO have singled out community engagement as a key element of the ICAO Balanced Approach to Aircraft Noise. The global representative bodies of airports and air traffic control, respectively, said that a more practical, global approach was needed for noise management –  pa...

ACI says managing aircraft noise key to aviation industry growth

With the aviation industry preparing itself for a growth in air service demand, Airports Council International (ACI) stressed the importance of limiting or reducing the nuisance of considerable aircraft noise for airports and aviation stakeholders. ACI World Director General Angela Gittens spoke...

Gatwick Airport makes a near £1m investment in new technology to monitor noise

Gatwick Airport has invested nearly £1 million in new technology that dramatically improves the monitoring of aircraft flights and associated noise - with information updated every second - so that local residents can access data and generate reports on demand. In a UK-airport first, the new syste...

Bristol Airport’s £1.8 million for residents as part of airport development

Bristol Airport will have £1.8 million made available for residents, as part of an enhanced noise insulation scheme, accompanying development plans being considered by North Somerset Council. North Somerset Council is consulting on the airport’s planning application to increase capacity to 12 m...

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