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

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KFCM Flying Cloud Airport (543 acres) Eden Prairie, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KMSP] 11 E ; [KMIC] 15 N ; [KLVN] 15 SE ; [KSTP] 18 E ;(ave. distance: 15 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 332 (263 single-props, 49 multi-props) … Continue reading

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KSTP St Paul Downtown Airport/Holman Field (540 acres) St Paul, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSGS] 5 S ; [KMSP] 8 SW ; [21D] 9 NE ; [KANE] 14 NW ;(ave. distance: 9 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 108 (26 single-props, … Continue reading

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KMIC Crystal Airport (436 acres) Crystal, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KANE] 8 NE ; [KMSP] 12 SE ; [KSTP] 15 SE ; [KFCM] 15 S ;(ave. distance: 13 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 192 (172 single-props, 12 multi-props) (8 helicopters) … Continue reading

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KANE Anoka County-Blaine (Janes Field) (1,900 acres) Minneapolis, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KMIC] 8 SW ; [KSTP] 14 SE ; [KMSP] 16 S ; [21D] 17 SE ;(ave. distance: 14 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 352 (292 single-props, 40 multi-props) … Continue reading

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KLVN Airlake Airport (425 acres) Minneapolis, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KMSP] 15 N ; [KFCM] 15 NW ; [KSGS] 16 NE ; [KFBL] 18 S ;(ave. distance: 16 nm) Total Based Aircraft: 116 (107 single-props, 9 multi-props) Operations & … Continue reading

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KSGS South St Paul Municipal Airport-Richard E Fleming Field (270 acres) South St Paul, MN Four Nearby Instrument Airports: [KSTP] 5 N ; [KMSP] 8 W ; [21D] 11 NE ; [KLVN] 16 SW ;(ave. distance: 10 nm) Total Based … Continue reading