Tag: FAA

League of Quiet Skies Voters April 25 Town Hall will feature Airnoise.io creator

The League of Quiet Skies Voters announced that software developer Chris McCann – best known for his innovative Airnoise.io service that automatically reports users’ aircraft noise complaints – will speak at the League’s April 25, 2019, Town Hall. Used throughout the U.S., the Airnoise.io “button” has become a popular and easy-to-use tool for citizens expecting more accountability from unresponsive […]

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VIDEO: ‘The Briefing Episode #12: What to Believe’ against Port of Seattle released

‘The Briefing Episode #12: What to Believe’ – area resident/activist Steve Edmiston’s ongoing attempt to “take on the Port of Seattle, one public comment at a time” – has been released: “The message of the day is we have act on the clear and present harms from aircraft overflight noise now, now, NOW!” Edmiston said. […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘It would be easier to site another airport in the state’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] The attached Scoping comments (download PDF here) are not meant to replace my comments submitted at the Highline College Port of Seattle/FAA outreach but are meant as […]

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Phoenix airport noise case may provide roadmap for challenging FAA at Sea-Tac

By Jack Mayne A federal appeals court decision released on Aug 29 threw out changes the Federal Aviation Administration made to its landing and takeoff routes over and involving Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix that caused unexpected added noise over residential and historical parts of the Arizona city. The FAA was told to rework […]

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