Buffalo Niagara International Airport

IATA/ICAO CODE: BUF/KBUF
CITY: Buffalo
STATE: NY
COUNTRY: USA

AIRPORT CONTACT

No changes reported by the airport in 2011
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Name: William Vanecek
Title: Director of Aviation
Airport: Buffalo Niagara International Airport
Address:

4200 Genesee Street
Buffalo, NY 14225
Phone: +1 716 630 6000
Fax: +1 716 630 6070
Email: Linda_Francis@nfta.com
Airport Web Site: www.buffaloairport.com

ELEVATION: 724ft.
RUNWAY INFORMATION
Orientation
Length (ft)
Displaced
Threshold (ft)
Glide Slope(deg)
Width (ft)
5/23
8827
535/725
-
150
14/32
7161
320/720
-
150
Runway information takes effect based on the reopening of runway 5/23 which is scheduled for 8/1/06
Check FAA Airport Diagrams for current information.

NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES
Buffalo Air Traffic Control Tower Letter to Airmen effective 9/1/2008 - 8/31/2010

CONTINUOUS DESCENT ARRIVAL (CDA) - NONE

AIRPORT CURFEWS - NONE

PREFERENTIAL RUNWAYS
Preferential Ruways:Buffalo Air Traffic Control Tower Letter to Airmen effective 9/1/2008 - 8/31/2010

OPERATING QUOTA - NONE

ENGINE RUN-UP RESTRICTIONS
Quiet Time Procedures:Buffalo Air Traffic Control Tower Letter to Airmen effective 9/1/2008 - 8/31/2010

APU OPERATING RESTRICTIONS - NONE

NOISE BUDGET RESTRICTIONS - NONE

NOISE SURCHARGE - NONE

NOISE MITIGATION/LAND USE PLANNING PROGRAM INFORMATION
Mitigation program to start 9/1/06*
*Estimated notice to proceed for consultant program management.
Type of Program
Date Implemented
Status
Sound Insulation (Residences and Public Buildings)
10/2007
2 schools
1 chruch
1740 homes
Purchase Assurance for Homeowners Located Within the Airport Noise Contours
10/2007
2 homes in 75 DNL only
Avigation Easements
10/2007
Noise easements required for homeowners whom agree to participate in the program
Zoning Laws
-
-
Real Estate/Property Disclosure Laws
-
Recommended in Part 150 Study
Acquire Land for Noise Compatibility to date
10/2007
2 homes (to date)
Population within each noise contour level relative to aircraft operations
-

65-70DNL = 3,384
70-75DNL = 527
75+DNL = 5

Airport Noise Contour Overlay Maps
-
Developed during Part 150 Study
Total Cost of Noise Mitigation Programs to Date
-

$90 million (FFY06 to FFY16)

Source of Noise Mitigation Program Funding for Aircraft Noise
-
80% FAA
10% NYSDOT
10% NFTA (PFCs)

NOISE MONITORING SYSTEM - NONE

FLIGHT TRACK MONITORING SYSTEM - NONE

NOISE LEVEL LIMITS - NONE

STAGE 2 RESTRICTIONS
Stage 2 airplanes >75,000 lbs are prohibited from operating at airports within the 48 contiguous states.

STAGE 2 PHASEOUT
U.S. Stage 2 Phase out complete as of 12/31/1999 (CFR Part 91.801). Stage 2 airplanes >75,000 lbs are prohibited from operating at airports within the 48 contiguous states.

STAGE 3 RESTRICTIONS - NONE