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Local News

  • NEW – March 28, 2018: Some planes flying out of Sky Harbor to take new flight paths after noise complaints. View article.

  • Nov. 30, 2017: Phoenix, FAA have plan to resolve Sky Harbor flight-path controversy. View article.

  • Oct. 19, 2017: FAA granted extension to fix flight paths over Phoenix. View article.

  • Aug. 29, 2017: Appeals court strikes down controversial Sky Harbor flight paths. View article.

  • Dec. 9, 2016: Obama could approve Phoenix Sky Harbor flight-path review. View article.

  • Dec. 8, 2016: U.S. Senate Passes Bill Requiring the FAA Re-Evaluate Noisy Flight Path Changes in Phoenix. View article.

  • Oct. 6, 2016: Sky Harbor's flight paths trigger noise complaints from Tempe residents. View article.

  • Sept. 14, 2016: Flight paths change in Phoenix; still no resolution for angry neighbors. View article.

  • Nov. 11, 2015: New Routes Mean More Noise for Some Homes Near Airports from The Wall Street Journal (Subscription required to read full article)

     

News From Other Cities

  • NEW –  April 7, 2018: FAA will look at other methods to measure aircraft noise. View article.

  • NEW –  April 5, 2018: Palo Alto may sue over airplane noise. View article.

  • NEW – March 29, 2018: SFO airplane route changes slightly. View article.

  • NEW – March 28, 2018: Airplane noise in La Jolla: San Diego International Airport Gen/Metroplex commercial jet noise update. View article.

  • NEW –  March 27, 2018Appeals court rules against D.C. residents in fight over noise from National Airport. View article.

  • NEW – March 22, 2018: As new Burbank airport noise concerns emerge, Rep. Schiff seeks answers from FAA chief. View article.

  • NEW – March 15, 2018: Citizens group annual report says FAA 'disowns responsibility' for BWI noise. View article.

Flight Path News Stories Archives

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