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The Orange County Register – October 11, 2019 – John Wayne Airport upgrades noise complaint system

Posted on October 15, 2019

John Wayne Airport upgrades noise complaint system By ALICIA ROBINSON | arobinson@scng.com | The Orange County Register PUBLISHED: October 11, 2019 at 6:08 pm | UPDATED: October 12, 2019 at 8:47 am Making noise complaints about John Wayne Airport flights just got a 21st-century upgrade with the introduction of a new noise event system. The...

Express – NASA news – October 11, 2019 – Space agency unveils a super-quiet experimental jet that is ‘faster than sound’

Posted on October 14, 2019

NASA news: Space agency unveils a super-quiet experimental jet that is 'faster than sound' NASA has unveiled an experimental supersonic aircraft that is faster than the speed of sound but is quieter than conventional fighter jets. By SEBASTIAN KETTLEY PUBLISHED: 10:25, Fri, Oct 11, 2019 | UPDATED: 17:40, Fri, Oct 11, 2019 The NASA aircraft makes...

CNN Business – October 11, 2019 – Boeing and Porsche team up to develop flying electric car

Posted on October 11, 2019

Boeing and Porsche team up to develop flying electric car By Chris Isidore, CNN Business Updated 9:20 AM ET, Fri October 11, 2019 New York (CNN Business)Boeing and Porsche, meet George Jetson. The US aircraft giant and German sports car maker announced Thursday they are teaming up to "explore the premium urban air mobility market...

Simple Flying – October 10, 2019 – Which Airlines Operate The Boeing 747-8?

Posted on October 11, 2019

Which Airlines Operate The Boeing 747-8? by Tom Boon - October 10, 2019 The Boeing 747, also known as the Queen of the skies, is an aviation icon. The aircraft with two passenger decks is instantly recognizable thanks to its hump at the front. However, in the latest quarter Boeing delivered just one Boeing 747. The...

The Atlantic – October 11, 2019 – Why Everything Is Getting Louder

Posted on October 11, 2019

Why Everything Is Getting Louder The tech industry is producing a rising din. Our bodies can’t adapt. Karthic thallikar first noticed the noise sometime in late 2014, back when he still enjoyed taking walks around his neighborhood. He’d been living with his wife and two kids in the Brittany Heights subdivision in Chandler, Arizona, for...

LA Times – October 8, 2019 – Hollywood Burbank Airport air-service agreement concerns Valley residents affected by aircraft noise

Posted on October 10, 2019

Hollywood Burbank Airport air-service agreement concerns Valley residents affected by aircraft noise By ANTHONY CLARK CARPIO OCT. 8, 2019 6:10 PM Residents from the south San Fernando Valley expressed concerns this week that an air-service consultant hired by the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority will further exacerbate the aircraft noise over their neighborhoods. The authority on Monday...

KUOW – Northwest News Network – October 9, 2019 – ‘It’s cool and it’s real’: More than 100 successful test flights of robo air taxi over Oregon

Posted on October 10, 2019

'It's cool and it's real': More than 100 successful test flights of robo air taxi over Oregon BY Tom Banse OCT 09, 2019 at 10:59 AM Northwest News Network A drone air taxi designed by Airbus has successfully completed 114 test flights in Pacific Northwest skies. Airbus, along with its rival Boeing and many others,...

International Business Times – Science – October 9, 2019 – NASA, Uber Working Together To Develop Systems For Flying Cars

Posted on October 10, 2019

NASA, Uber Working Together To Develop Systems For Flying Cars By Inigo Monzon 10/09/19 AT 12:15 AM NASA and ridesharing firm Uber have teamed up to study and analyze the technology and logistics involved in launching a traffic network for flying cars. The collaboration is part of NASA’s Urban Air Mobility (UAM) project. The UAM...

Boeing – October 7, 2019 – Boeing Funds New Lab Facility within Stanford University’s Aero/Astro Department

Posted on October 9, 2019

Boeing Funds New Lab Facility within Stanford University’s Aero/Astro Department PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 7, 2019—Boeing [NYSE: BA] is funding the creation of a state-of-the-art laboratory facility dedicated to the research and testing of autonomous aerial vehicles within Stanford University’s Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. The Boeing Flight & Autonomy Laboratory features a control room...

CityLab – October 7, 2019 – The Urban Helicopter Dream Is Rising Again

Posted on October 9, 2019

The Urban Helicopter Dream Is Rising Again LAURA BLISS 8:00 AM ET Voom, a new and more “affordable” aerial taxi service, has launched in the Bay Area, with a promise to democratize a mobility mode with an elite reputation. A thousand-plus feet above Silicon Valley, I watched the quilt of tech campuses, cul-de-sacs, and forest...

FAA – October 7, 2019 – FAA Successfully Completes Final ADS-B Milestone

Posted on October 7, 2019

FAA Successfully Completes Final ADS-B Milestone WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) completed its final implementation milestone with Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B), the state-of-the-art surveillance system that enables air traffic controllers to track aircraft with greater accuracy and reliability. The last two of the 155 airports to receive ADS-B, Akron-Canton Airport and Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport, both...

Intelligent-Aerospace – October 3, 2019 – NASA takes delivery of its first all-electric x-plane

Posted on October 4, 2019

NASA takes delivery of its first all-electric x-plane The X-57's Mod II vehicle features the replacement of traditional combustion engines on a baseline Tecnam P2006T aircraft, with electric cruise motors. Oct 3rd, 2019 - AFRC TV / Steve Parcel WASHINGTON - The first all-electric configuration of NASA's X-57 Maxwell now is at the agency's Armstrong...

Wisconsin State Journal – October 3, 2019 – Air Force denies request for F-35 demonstration at Truax Field

Posted on October 4, 2019

Air Force denies request for F-35 demonstration at Truax Field October 3, 2019 - MITCHELL SCHMIDT mschmidt@madison.com The U.S. Air Force has denied requests for a demonstration of the noise difference between the F-16 jets already present at Truax Field and proposed, louder F-35 jets. In a letter to U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Black Earth,...

The Mercury News – October 3, 2019 – High-tech ads set to dazzle travelers at San Jose airport

Posted on October 4, 2019

High-tech ads set to dazzle travelers at San Jose airport First-in-the-nation digital advertising technology readies San Jose airport debut By GEORGE AVALOS | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: October 3, 2019 at 10:14 am | UPDATED: October 4, 2019 at 6:36 am SAN JOSE — San Jose International Airport is about to become...

Aviation Pros – Airlines – October 1, 2019 – John Wayne Airport Welcomes New Fuel-Efficient, Quieter Aircraft

Posted on October 2, 2019

John Wayne Airport Welcomes New Fuel-Efficient, Quieter Aircraft Delta Replacing B717-200 with Airbus A220-100. John Wayne Airport (SNA)OCTOBER 1, 2019 Beginning Oct. 1, Delta Air Lines will fly the fuel-efficient, quieter Airbus A220-100 aircraft on its five daily nonstops between John Wayne Airport (JWA) and Salt Lake City. In addition to improved fuel efficiency, the...

The Verge – Policy/Tech/Transportation – October 1, 2019 – UPS just won FAA approval to fly as many delivery drones as it wants

Posted on October 2, 2019

UPS just won FAA approval to fly as many delivery drones as it wants But don’t expect your next package delivery via drone By Jay Peters Oct 1, 2019, 3:27pm EDT UPS announced that it has received government approval to operate a “drone airline.” Don’t expect your next package to arrive directly on your doorstep...

Denver Post – Colorado News – September 20, 2019 – Multi-million dollar noise claim against DIA gets day in court

Posted on October 2, 2019

Multi-million dollar noise claim against DIA gets day in court Several Adams County communities say they’re owed $33.5 million for three years of violations By JOHN AGUILAR | jaguilar@denverpost.com | The Denver Post September 30, 2019 at 6:00 am A long-festering dispute between Denver International Airport and the cities that surround it over excessive aircraft...

AIN Online – General Aviation – NBAA Convention News – September 26, 2019 – Voom To Offer Per-Seat Helo Service in San Francisco Area

Posted on September 30, 2019

Voom To Offer Per-Seat Helo Service in San Francisco Area by Mark Huber - September 26, 2019, 3:34 PM Airbus unit Voom will expand its per-seat, on-demand helicopter service to the U.S. beginning at the San Francisco Bay Area airports—Napa, Oakland, Palo Alto, Hayward, San Francisco, and San Jose—the company said on Thursday. Voom said...

Airport’s Council International (ACI) – September 29, 2019 – ACI and CANSO call for a new approach to community engagement on noise.

Posted on September 30, 2019

ACI and CANSO call for a new approach to community engagement on noise September 29, 2019 Joint paper was presented today at ICAO’s Triennial Assembly in Montreal Montreal, 29 September 2019 – Airports Council International (ACI) World and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) have today presented a paper to the 40th International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly on the...

Airports Council International (ACI) – September 29, 2019 – ACI calls for appropriate ICAO standards and practices for supersonic aircraft

Posted on September 30, 2019

ACI calls for appropriate ICAO standards and practices for supersonic aircraft September 29, 2019 Standards must address impact on the environment, airport operations, and the public. Montreal, September 29, 2019 – At the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly today, Airports Council International (ACI) World called for appropriate standards and practices for supersonic aircraft to properly address their...
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