Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN – OEP:KMSP

IMPACT: NextGen-Noise 8-15-2015 KMSP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTERNATIONAL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN AIRPORT (2,930 acres) Minneapolis, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSTP] 8 NE ; [KSGS] 8 E ; [KFCM] 11 W ; [KMIC] 12 NW ;(ave. distance: 10 nm) Total Based Aircraft:169 (30 multi-props, … Continue reading

FAA Ordered to Vacate Their 2014 NextGen Routes in Phoenix

After three years of misery and sleep loss, residents in the Phoenix area may finally see some relief. This Judgment was just announced:Using the only legal recourse available to those impacted by FAA’s NextGen implementations, both the City of Phoenix … Continue reading

The Third Head of the NextGen Hydra: How FAA is Jamming Arrivals Closer Together

Three months ago, the ‘Dissecting NextGen’ presentation was made in Des Moines, to help people better understand the impacts of NextGen around Sea-Tac International Airport [KSEA]. Included within that presentation was discussion of ‘Hub Concentration’ and ‘Route Concentration’, as two … Continue reading

KSEA: ‘Fight the Flight 101’ Community Forum, Tonight

One of the only major U.S. airports growing right now serves the Seattle area, Sea-Tac [KSEA]. While most other U.S. airports remain flat or in decline, Sea-Tac is growing simply because Delta Airlines chose to build up a new hub … Continue reading

A Table with Links for Selected Communities

AZ: Phoenix Skyrocketing complaints due to impacts in the classic NextGen pattern: FAA allows early turns and lower altitudes, claiming the impacts will not be significant … then delays for years fixing the obvious problem. Meanwhile, profits expand for dominant … Continue reading

Learn the Parts of NextGen that FAA Does Not Talk About: Four Informative Slideshows by MSP FairSkies Coalition

If you or someone you know is being impacted by aviation noise due to FAA’s flawed NextGen implementation, you need to watch the four short slideshows linked below. This series was created by one of the leading citizen-experts in the … Continue reading

Global Warming Denialism Is as Wrong as FAA’s NextGen

There is so much work to do, just trying to stay on top of FAA’s full frontal assault. Over the past three years, and under the guise of ‘safety and efficiency’, FAA has begun imposing NextGenHell and OAPMfraud, and thus destroying … Continue reading

A Closer Look at How FAA is ‘Tone-Deaf’ on NextGen Noise Impacts

It has now been more than seven months since FAA switched on the NextGen routings in the Phoenix area. Noise complaints skyrocketed immediately on September 18th, and there has been an enormous expenditure in special meetings of the City Council, … Continue reading