Airport Noise and Emissions Regulations

Airport Information Updates

Updates 2003

12/04/03 - Updated Noise Surcharge at Frankfurt Airport

11/06/03 - New Noise Surcharge at Split Airport - Croatia

11/06/03 - New Nighttime Restrictions at Lyon Saint Exupery Airport
We were also informed that a similar rule is now in effect at Toulouse.

Effective November 1, 2003
(Translated version)
Decree of bearing 10 September 2003 restriction of exploitation of the aerodrome of Lyon - Saint-Exupèry

Article 1

In order to reduce the sound harmful effects around the aerodrome of Lyon - Saint-Exupèry, the following restrictions of exploitation are decided on this platform:

  1. I. I Within the meaning of the present decree, one indicates by:
    • "exploiting" the technical owner of an aircraft;
    • "the noisiest aircraft of the chapter 3" aircraft equipped with turbojets whose acoustic certification meets the standards stated in chapter 3 of the second part of the first volume of appendix 16 of the convention on the international civil aviation of December 7, 1944 and who present a cumulated margin of the levels of certified noises, compared to the acceptable limits defined in this chapter, lower than 5 EPNdB;
    • "movement" a landing or a takeoff.
  2. II. Subject to the provisions envisaged in article 4 of this decree, none the noisiest aircraft of chapter 3 can, on the aerodrome of Lyon - Saint-Exupèry:
    • to land enters 23. 30 and 6. 15, standard times of arrival on the parking space;
    • to take off enters 23. 15 and 6 hours, standard times starting of the parking space.
  3. III. A the landing, the reversers of pushed and the reversers of step of the propellers cannot be used, enters 22 hours and 6 hours, beyond the idle that for operational reasons and of safety.

Article 2

Subject to the provisions envisaged in article 4 of this decree:

  1. I. the aircraft evolving/moving according to rules' of instrument flying must observe the elaborate particular procedures in order to limit the sound harmful effects and ranges to the knowledge of the users by the way of aeronautical information.
  2. II. the crews must respect the instructions of control machine of the handbooks of exploitation aiming at to the minimum reducing the sound impact of the landings and takeoffs. These instructions must be in conformity with regulations ICAO PANS-OPS, volume 1.
  3. III. the aircraft evolving/moving according to rules' of flight at sight must respect the elaborate particular instructions in order to limit the sound harmful effects and ranges to the knowledge of the users by the way of practical information.

Article 3

All owners carrying out of the commercial flights at the beginning or the arrival of the aerodrome of Lyon - Saint-Exupery must publish, in their handbooks of exploitation, the classification of their aircraft in comparison with the definitions appearing in the I of the article 1st.

Article 4

  1. I. the provisions envisaged with the articles 1st and 2 of this decree do not make obstacle with the landing or takeoff, in exceptional circumstances, of the following aircraft:
    • aircraft carrying out of the missions of medical or humane nature;
    • aircraft in emergency holding with reasons of safety of flight;
    • aircraft mentioned with the article L. 110-2 of the code of the civil aviation;
    • aircraft carrying out of the governmental flights.
  2. II. the commander can derogate from the rules defined in the articles 1st and 2 of this decree only if it considers it absolutely necessary for reasons of safety of flight.

Article 5

An assessment of the movements carried out in accordance with article 4 of this decree is presented, by the services of the civil aviation, at each meeting of the advisory commission of the environment of the aerodrome of Lyon - Saint-Exupéry and is made public at least once per annum.

Article 6

The decree of bearing 30 June 1999 restriction of use of the aerodrome of Lyon-Satolas (the Rhone) is repealed.

Article 7

The date of entry into force of this decree is fixed at November 1, 2003.

Article 8

The general manager of the civil aviation and the prefect of the Rhone-Alps area, prefect of the Rhone, are charged, each one in what relates to it, of the execution of this decree, which will be published with the Journal officiel de la Rèpublique française.

Fact in Paris, September 10, 2003.

Summary of the information above provided by the airport:

  • Restrictions habe been applied since the 1st of November.
  • It concerns only aircraft that comply with chapter 3 standard with less than 5 EPNdB cumulated margin For these aircraft:
  • aircraft operators have to publish in their manual the list of all concerned aircraft
  • no take off allowed btw 23:30 and 06:15
  • no landing allowed btw 23:15 and 06:00

For all aircraft:

  • no reverse thrust at landing allowed btw 22:00 and 06:00 excepted for security reasons

No restrictions on:

  • Sanitary, humanitarian, governmental filghts.

10/29/03 - COMMISSION RECOMENDATION 8/6/2003 concerning the guidelines on the revised interim computation method for industrial noise, aircraft noise, road traffic noise and railway noise, and related emission data (notified under document number C(2003)2807 (see section 2.4 Aircraft Noise):

10/23/03 - Noise Surcharge information was updated for the airports listed below

French Airports
The Unit Rate used in calculating the Noise Tax at the following airports has increased from EUR 3.81 to 8.00 for all airports listed with the exception of Charles de gaulle and Orly which increased from EUR 10.71 to 22. The aircraft group, day/night coefficient tables were also updated. The Noise Tax is in addition to noise surchage part of the landing charge using a modulation factor based on acoustic group. Click on the airport name for more detailed information.
Bordeaux
vLyon
Marseille
Nantes
Charles de Gaulle
Orly
Toulouse
Strasbourg

German Airports
The Base Noise Charge and the Surcharge during the Night Time based on noise category will be increasing 1/1/2004 at Frankfurt Airport.
Frankfurt

Minor increase to the landing fee based on Chapter for the following German airports:
Dresden
Leipzig

Finland Airports
The unit rate used in calculating the noise charge at Helsinki will increase 1/1/2004.
Helsinki

10/20/03 - Mineta San Jose International Airport
10/8/2003 - The airport announced that FAA approved the restructure of the night curfew between 11:30 pm and 6:30 am from weight based to noise based limits. The new limit, 89 dB is based on the airplane's average noise level at the three measurement points (take off, sideline and approach) as published in FAA Advisory Circular AC36-1H. The airport will continue to allow airplanes that are currently operating during the curfew and weigh less than 75,000 lbs to operate. In addition FAA approved the airport's proposal to levy a $2500 civil penalty for curfew violations.

10/14/03 - Charles de Gaulle Airport
Effective April 1, 2004 - A new French regulation has been issued for the airport that extends operating restrictions relative to the noisiest Chapter 3 airplanes to day time, as a compliment to the existing night time restrictions. Click here to view the document.

10/08/03 - Noise Surcharge Information Updates for the following airports:
Adelaide Airport
Sydney Airport
Innsbruck Airport
Klagenfurt Airport
Cannes - Mandelieu Airport
Maastricht Airport
Aberdeen Airport

10/02/03 - S 29/2003 2 September Notam for Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted Nighttime Restrictions

9/10/03 - Updates for 2003 are now complete. We would like to thank all airports that reviewed the information and provided updates or a confirmation that the information is still current.

8/29/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Fukuoka
Kansai
Nagoya
Narita
Osaka
Sapporo
Haneda

8/24/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Amilcar Cabral International Airport
Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport
Sofia Airport
Salt Lake City International Airport
Guernsey Airport
William P. Hobby Airport
Dublin Airport
Denver International
Burlington International

8/18/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Leipzig/Halle Airport
Savannah International Airport

8/14/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Hayward Executive Airport
Memphis International Airport
Metz-Nancy-Lorraine Airport
Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
Stewart International Airport
Malmo-Sturup Airport
Winnipeg International Airport
Durban International Airport

8/13/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Panama City Bay County International Airport
Raleigh-Durham International Airport
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Victoria International Airport
William B. Hartsfield-Atlanta International Airport
Yeager Airport
Bellingham International Airport
Clearwater Air Park
Van Nuys Airport

8/12/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Belfast City Airport
Boca Raton Airport
Capital City Airport
Cherry Capital Airport
Cuyahoga County Airport
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport
Ezeiza Airport
Farnborough Airport
Florida Keys Marathon Airport
Gatwick Airport
Harry Sham Field
Hornafjordu Airport
McAllen-Miller International Airport
Missoula International Airport
Paris-Orly Airport

8/07/03 - Updated noise surcharge information for the following airports:
Schonefeld Airport
Tegel Airport
Tempelhof Airport
Dusseldorf Airport
Frankfurt Airport

8/04/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Suffolk County Airport
T.F. Green Airport
Tampa International Airport
Toledo Express
Torrance Municipal Airport
Thunder Bay Airport
Tri-Cities Regional Airport
Vancouver International Airport
Visby Airport
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International
Zurich Airport
Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Karlstad Airport
Vienna International Airport
Montpellier Airport
Penang International Airport
Jeddah King Abdul Aziz International Airport
Liege Airport
Melbourne Airport

8/01/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Hahn Airport
Eugene Airport
Venice Marco Polo Airport
Melville Hall Airport
Munster Airport
Pubelo Memorial Airport
Sacramento Mather Airport
Sacramento International Airport
Cote D'Azur (Nice-Riviera Airport)
Santiago International Arturo Merion Benitez Airport
Scottsdale Airport
Sioux Gateway Airport (Colonel Bud Day Field)
Stuttgart Airport

7/31/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Brussels National Airport
Detroit City Airport
Dusseldorf Monchengladbach Airport
East Midlands Airport
Eppley Airfield
Friedman Memorial Airport
Graz Airport

7/29/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Gainesville Regional Airport
Harare International Airport
Louisville International Airport
Newcastle International Airport
Reykjavik Airport
Tempelhof Airport
Wichita Mid-Continent Airport
LaCrosse Municipal Airport
Lynchburg Regional Airport - Preston Glenn
Santa Monica Airport
Charlottesville-Albemarle
Geroge Bush Intercontinental Airport-Houston
Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport
Farnborough Airport
Male International Airport
Split Airport
Wellington International Airport
Clermont-Ferrand/Auvergne Airport
Rodez-Marcillac Airport

7/25/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Beijing Capital International Airport
Bermuda International Airport
Blackpool Airport
Burlington Municipal (Southeast Iowa Regional Airport)
Capital (Springfield) Airport
Charlotte-Douglas International Airport
Cheyenne Airport
Christchurch International
Corpus Christi International Airport
Coventry Airport
Darwin International Airport
Drake Field (Fayetteville Municipal Airport)
Farnborough Airport
Fort de France
Ft. Lauderdale Executive
Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International

7/22/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports: Aitutaki International Airport
Aspen-Pitkin County/Sardy Field
Morristown Municipal Airport
Natrona County Airport
Northeast Philadelphia Airport
Norwood Memorial Airport
Metro Oakland International Airport
Owenboro-Daviess County Airport
Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport
Paine Field
Palm Springs International Airport
Pittsfield Municipal Airport
Republic Airport
Rochester International Airport
Samden Engadin Airport
Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport
Seychelles International Airport
Tunis Carthage International Airport
Macau International Airport
Spirit of St. Louis Airport
Hewanorra International Airport
Erfurt Airport
Syracuse Hancock International Airport
Belfast International Airport
Bordeaux Airport
Honolulu International Airport
Humberside International Airport
Indianapolis International Airport
Kansas City International Airport
Meadows Field

7/16/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Montogomery Regional Airport
Gimpo Airport

7/15/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Augsburg Airport
Cardiff International Airport
Central Wisconsin Airport
Charleston AFB/International
Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Internationl
Cyril E. King Airport
Hamilton (John C. Munro) International Airport
Jackson County Airport
John F. Kennedy International Airport
LaGuardia Airport
Newark Liberty International Airport
Jackson International Airport
Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
Kinston Regional Jetport - Stallings Jetport
Koln-Bonn (Cologne-Bonn)
Ketchikan International
Kiruna Airport
Kuching International Airport
Lanseria International Airport
Leeds-Bradford International Airport
Little Rock National Airport
Lynchburg Regional Airport - Preston Glenn
Malpensa Airport (Milam)
Miami International Airport
Kendall-Tamiami Executive
Opa Locka Airport
Midland International Airport
Minot International Airport

7/03/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Aarhus Airport
Schiphol Airport

7/01/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Walker Field Airport
Charleroi Airport
Norwich International Airport
Glasgow Airport
Noumea La Tontouta International Airport (New Caledonia)
Pointe-A-Pitre Airport
Sao Paulo Guarulhos International Airport
Sion Airport
Tweed New Haven Regional Airport
Windsor Airport
Salzburg W.A. Mozart Airport
Nurnberg Airport
Jacksonville International Airport

6/27/03 - Updates made to Noise Surcharges information for the to following airports:
Lille Airport
Cote D'Azur (Nice-Riviera Airport)
Hannover-Langenhage
Stuttgart Airport
Bodo Airport
Stockholm-Arlanda Airport
Charles de Gaulle
Orly International
Schonefeld Airport
Tegel Airport
Tempelhof Airport
Birmingham Airport (UK)
Edinburgh Airport (UK)
Glasgow Airport (UK)
Gatwick Airport (UK)
Heathrow (UK)
Stansted (UK)

6/26/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Stockton Metro Airport
St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport
Strasbourg Airport
Tallahassee Regional Airport
Tel Aviv Dov Hoz City Airport
Teterboro Airport
Tri-Cities Airport
Trondheim Airport
Tucson International Airport
Turin International Airport
Umea Airport
Vero Beach Municipal Airport
George F.L. Charles (Saint Lucia Airport)
Waukegan Regional Airport
Westchester County Airport
Western Nebraska Regional - William B. Heilig Field
Will Rogers World Airport
Wiley Post - Will Rogers Memorial Airport
Williams Gateway Airport
Wilmington International Airport
Yuma International Airport

6/25/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Schonefeld Airport
Schonefeld Airport
Sevilla - San Pablo Airport
Shenzhen Baoan International Airport
Shreveport Regional Airport
Smith Reynolds Airport
Son San Juan Airport (Palma de Mallorca)
South Bend Regional Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport (Ft. Myers)
Springfield Branson Regional Airport
Stansted Airport
St. Louis Downtown Airport

6/24/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Reno/Taho International Airport
Reykjavik Airport
Richmond International Airport
Rickenbacker International Airport
Riga International Airport
Rio Grande Valley International Airport
Roanoke Regional Airport
Rotterdam Airport
Ruzyne (Prague) Airport
Sacramento Executive Airport
San Antonio International Airport
San Diego International Airport
Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
Santa Maria Public Airport

6/20/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Oslo Airport Gardermoen Airport
Oneida County Airport
Orlando International Airport
Orlando Executive Airport
Ostrava International Airport
Ottawa International Airport
Outagamie County Regional Airport
Pardubice Airport
Pease International Airport
Pensacola Regional Airport
Perth Airport
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Piedmont Triad International Airport
Portland International Airport (ME)
Prestwick International Airport
Prince George Airport
Quad-City International Airport
Ras Al Khaimah International Airport

6/18/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Egelsbach Airport
Fujairah International Airport
Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
John Wayne Airport
Luxembourg International Airport
Manchester Airport
Melbourne Regional Airport
Montreal-Dorval International Airport
Neubrandenburg Airport
New Castle Airport
Norrkoping Airport
Norfolk International Airport
Odense Airport
O'Hare International Airport
Ohio State University Airport
Okecie (Warsaw Frederic Chopin) Airport

6/11/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Ben Gurion International Airport
Fresno Yosemite International Airport
London Southend Airport
Long Beach Airport
Islip Long Island MacArthur Airport
Los Angeles International Airport
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
Ontario International Airport
Lovell Field
Luebeck Airport
Luis Munoz Marin International Airport
Manchester Airport
Martin State Airport
McGhee Tyson Airport
McNary Field
Kuwait International Airport
Lincoln Municipal Airport
MBS International Airport
Monroe Regional Airport
Montgomery Field
Monterey Peninsula Airport
m35662lMuskegon County Airport
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nanaimo Airport
Nantucket Memorial Airport
Nashville International Airport
Naples International Airport

6/9/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Hong Kong International Airport
Idaho Falls Regional Airport
Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport
Innsbruck Airport
Iowa City Municipal Airport
ITHACA Tompkins Regional Airport
Jackson Hole Airport
Jersey Airport
Joe Foss Field/Sioux Falls Regional Airport
Johannesburg International Airport
Juneau International Airport
Kalmar Airport
Key Field
Kiel-Holtenau Airport
King County International Airport
Kodiak Airport
Kotoka International Airport
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
Lappeenranta Airport
Laurence G. Hanscom Field
Lebanon Municipal Airport
Liege Airport
Linz Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport

6/5/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Barnstable Municipal-Bordman/Polando Field
Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport
Bremen Airport
Brownsville/South Padre Island International
Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
Copenhagen Airport
Dublin Airport
Duluth International
Friedrichshafen Airport
Grand Strand Airport
Hamburg Airport
Munich International Airport
Philadelphia International Airport
Roskilde Airport

5/22/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
The Eastern Iowa Airport (Cedar Rapids)
Greenville/Spartanburg International Airport
Sylt Airport Westerland

5/20/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Auckland International Airport
Brisbane International Airport
Cannes Airport
Maderia Airport
Fiumicino Airport (Rome)
Fuerteventura Airport
Grantley Adams International Airport
Gulfport-Biloxi International
Halim Perdanakusuma International Airport
Hannover-Langenhage

5/19/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Essendon Airport
Erie International Airport
Essex County Airport
Exeter Airport
Fairbanks International
Fayetteville Regional Airport
Faleolo International
Fort Wayne International
Fua'amotu International
Gallatin Airport
General Mitchell International Airport
Gerald R. Ford International Airport
Grand Forks International Airport
Great Falls International Airport
Gothenburg City Airport
Hector International Airport
Hilo International Airport
Helena Regional

5/16/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Athens Airport
Biggin Hill Airport
Bremen Airport
Bristol International
Cairns International Airport
Cleveland-Hopkins International
Chiang Kai-Shek International Airport
Dallas Love Field
Dane County Regional - Truax Field
Dekalb-Peachtree Airport
Doha International
Elkhart Municipal
Edinburgh
El Paso International Airport

5/12/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
Antwerpen International Airport
Cape Town International Airport
Cuneo Levaldiqi International Airport
Daytona Beach International
Dresden Airport
Dijon Bourgogne Airport
Dubrovnik Airport
Durango-LaPlata County Airport
Decatur Airport
Beirut International Airport
Bismarck Municipal Airport
Cleveland Burke Lakefront
Bradley International

5/8/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Alghero Fertilia Airport
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Buffalo Niagara International Airport
Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport
Brussels South Charleroi Airport
Chicago Aurora Municipal Airport
Buchanan Field Airport - Contra Costa County

5/6/03 - Updates or confirmation received from the following airports:
Bishop International Airport
Billings Logan International Airport
Adelaide Airport
Bangor International Airport
Austin Straubel Airport
Blue Grass Airport
Boire Field (Nashua Municipal Airport)
Boise Airport
Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
Binghamton Regional Airport
Bern-Belp Airport
Akron Canton Regional Airport
Barnes Municipal Airport
Allegheny County Airport
Asheville Regional Airport
Albuquerque International Sunport
m35279lAalborg Airport
Rich Husband Amarillo International
Aeroportp Internacional de Belem
Airborne
Albert J. Ellis
Alpena County Regional
Akron Fulton International Airport
m35355lBournemouth International Airport
Cambridge Airport
Changi International Airport

3/12/03 -Basel, Bodo, Bremen, Gardermoen, Lyon, Frankfurt and Salzburg - Updated noise surcharge information.

3/10/03 - JFK, LaGuarida,Newark - New tables with Distance from Noise Monitors from Brake Release added for each airport.

3/07/03 - Munich Airport - New map with noise monitor locations provided by the airport.

2/20/03 - Jackson Hole Airport - The airport has awarded a contract for the installation of permanent noise monitoring system which will measure both A-weighted and spectral noise metrics. The installation will be complete by this summer.

2/7/03 - Click Here for Current Notam Supplement S 3/2003 21 January - Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airport Noise Restrictions.

1/31/03 - Palwaukee Municipal Airport - Airport added to web site. This airport has noise abatement procedures, preferential runways, quotas, engine run-up and apu restrictions

1/30/03 - Cincinnati Municipal Lunken Airport - Airport added to web site. This airport has noise abatement procedures, engine run-up restrictions, noise monitoring and a noise compatibility program - Voluntary Fly Friendly Program

1/23/03 - Lisbon Airport - Curfew, noise monitors and noise level limits added

1/22/03 - There are New Acoustic Catagories at French Airports for noise surcharges. The Noise Tax Rate based on acoustic group at certain French airport has also changed. See tables below.

The jet aircraft divided into noise level groups are evaluated (calculated) by modulation coefficient and determined by maximum noise level reference defined in the second part of first volume of ICAO Annex 16.

Aircraft groups are classified as follow:
  Aircraft group determination in based on the following.
Group 1:
  • jet aircraft not possessing a noise certificate or equivalent official document establishing their compliance with Annex 16 Standards.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 2, second part of the first volume of Annex 16 and which is not complying to norms stated in Chapter 3 of the same document.
  • jet aircraft which are not mentioned to noise level groups: 2, 3, 4, 5 defined below.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 12, second part of the first volume of Annex 16
Group 2
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 3, second part of the first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, not to exceed 5 EPNdB.
Group 3:
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 3, second part of the first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, greater than or equal to 5 EPNdB and not exceeding 8 EPNdB.
Group 4:
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 3, second part of first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, greater than or equal to 8 EPNdB and not exceeding 18 EPNdB.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 4, second part of first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, not to exceed 8 EPNdB.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 5, second part of first volume of Annex 16
Group 5:
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 3, second part of the first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, greater than or equal to 18 EPNdB.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 4, second part of first volume of Annex 16 which presents the cumulative margin to certified noise levels, per stated allowable limits defined in the chapter, greater than or equal to 8 EPNdB.
  • jet aircraft complying to noise certification stated in Chapter 6, 8 and 10, second part of first volume of Annex 16.

Noise Tax Rates

  Coefficient
  Departure time (local between)
Aircraft Group0600-22002200-0600
1 12 120
2 6 60
3 3 30
4 1 10
5 0.5 5

1/3/03 - Beauvais Airport - Effective from April 1st 2003, none of the most noisy aircraft listed in Chapter 3 may land or take off from 2200-0000 and from 0500 to 0700 local time. The most noisy aircraft listed as Chapter 3 turbojet aircraft whose noise certification meets the standards specified in Chapter 3 of ICAO Annex 16 and which have a cumulative margin of certified noise levels, with respect to permissible noise limits defined the Chapter 3, being less than 5 EPNdB.

1/2/03 - San Francisco International Airport - Updates made to information listed under Noise Abatement Procedures as Noise Abatement Regulation for Noise Abatement Procedures, Airport Curfews, Engine Run-up Restrictions, APU Restrictions.