28th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, 23 - 28 September 2012, Brisbane, Australia
Paper ICAS 2012-7.10.4
ICAO’S BALANCED APPROACH TO NOISE MANAGEMENT AND ITS INFLUENCE ON THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF AIR TRANSPORTATION
H. Ehmer, A. Leipold*, M. Murphy*
Int. Univ. of Applied Sci., Bonn, Germany; *DLR, Germany
Keywords: aircraft noise; icao balanced approach; noise mitigation program; environmental policy
The ICAO Contracting States published in 2001 an approach to mitigate aircraft noise. It consists of 4 pillars: (1) noise reduction at source, (2) land-use planning, (3) noise abatement operational procedures and (4) operating restrictions; which should be applied harmonized. So the economic impact of airports shouldn’t be compromised.
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