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2014-09-25 23:11:55

PlaneNoise Complaint Box provides KDTS management with a set of innovative, automated cloud-based tools streamlining the entire noise comment management process from data collection to GIS mapping

2013-10-30 14:05:01

The combined toll of occupational, recreational and environmental noise exposure poses a serious public health threat going far beyond hearing damage.

Airplane Noise Cardiovascular Disease Risk
2013-10-09 10:12:30

A pair of new studies indicate that individuals who live near a major airport run a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

2012-06-17 23:01:18

PlaneNoise Complaint Box provides KAPF's management with a set of innovative, automated web-based tools streamlining the entire noise comment process from data collection to GIS mapping to

Reducing Jet Noise By Controlling Turbulence
2011-09-13 06:08:00

Supercomputing aids scientists in developing a novel technique to reduce jet noise.

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2010-12-14 14:29:40

The holidays are here and the nation's airports are busier than ever –thousands of airplanes taking off and landing -- and passengers and people living around airports are reminded that the airplane is not the quietest mode of transportation; certainly not as quiet as a sleigh pulled by eight tiny reindeer.

2010-10-08 02:01:46

Exposure to noise is a fact of life.

2010-06-08 18:35:53

Nighttime noise from passing aircraft, trains and automobiles is associated with disturbed sleep and impaired neurobehavioral performance in the morning.

2010-05-28 07:35:00

FRANKFURT, May 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In the coming years, Fraport AG's sustainability policy will focus on the issues of noise monitoring, active noise abatement and noise impact research.

2009-02-02 15:01:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Era Systems Corporation, a subsidiary of SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX), today announced it has been awarded a contract by the City of Phoenix to upgrade its noise and flight track monitoring solution at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.


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