If you want to learn more about airplane noise, the FAA's NextGen program, and the adverse impact of aircraft noise on people around the country, follow the links below.
Information about the FAA Select Committee on South Bay Arrivals
Read the announcement of April 4th, 2016, by Eshoo, Farr, Speier about the FAA Select Committee
See the members and alternates of the FAA Select Committee
The FAA Select Committee public meeting schedule is listed at the center of our home page; you are encouraged to attend and speak at these public meetings.
Local Efforts to Address Airplane Noise
Proposed National Legislation
National & International Resources on Airplane Noise
Information about the SFO Roundtable
Information about NextGen and the FAA
FAA NextGen and the 2012-2015 "Optimization of Metroplex Airspace", January 30, 2016 (A History of NextGen, written by Palo Alto Resident Mark Schull)
FAA Initiative to Address Noise Concerns of Santa Cruz/Santa Clara/San Mateo/San Francisco Counties Feasibility Study (Presented in Los Altos, CA on Mar 7 2016 to elected officials and citizen advocates)
Inspector General: FAA Reforms Falling Short of Cost, Efficiency, & Modernization Expected Goals (US DOT, Office of Inspector General)