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QQS Speaking at Civic Meeting on February 11th

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QQS Speaking at Civic Meeting on February 11th

On February 11th, QQS will be speaking at a meeting of the Northwest Bayside Civic Association.  The meeting will be held from 7:00 PM to 9 PM at the church at 201-03 29h Avenue in Bayside.  Come see our new PowerPoint presentation!

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Thank You to State Senator Tony Avella and MSP Fair Skies

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Thank You to State Senator Tony Avella and MSP Fair Skies

Queens Quiet Skies has entered new territory along the help of State Senator Tony Avella. Taking cues from a superb Minnesota environmental group called MSP Fair Skies, we have submitted FOIA requests of the FAA through the Senator’s office. We will attempt to use the data in educating the public about our continuously changing airspace. Until…

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Jackson Heights Town Hall Meeting with the FAA

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Jackson Heights Town Hall Meeting with the FAA

Queens Buzz covers the Jackson Heights town hall and raises some important points about what was (and wasn’t) said. There is a wealth of valuable technical information in this article. Click on the link below for the article. Jackson Heights, Corona & Queens Voice Concerns Regarding LGA Airplane Noise

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Queens Quiet Skies Discusses Drastic Increases In Airplane Noise

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Queens Quiet Skies Discusses Drastic Increases In Airplane Noise

http://www.ny1.com/nyc/queens/news/2015/10/12/flushing-residents-hope-proposed-legislation-will-decrease-airplane-noise.html ___________________________________________________________ Queens Quiet Skies discusses the NextGen noise disaster and what to do about it with NY1 journalist Shannan Ferry.

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Airplane Noise Issue Draws Hundreds to Jackson Heights Town Hall

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Airplane Noise Issue Draws Hundreds to Jackson Heights Town Hall

http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20151020/jackson-heights/hundreds-pack-town-hall-on-airplane-noise-jackson-heights ________________________________________________________________ Larger aircraft with more engines, at closer intervals, over more hours per day, at lower altitudes = an unlivable level and hazardous level of noise. Jackson Heights knows how to represent!

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No Fly Day – October 24th, 2015

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No Fly Day – October 24th, 2015

Don’t forget to take the pledge to NOT FLY on October 24th, 2015. Please go to http://noflyday.org/ to take the pledge and join the cause. Several groups in Phoenix, Santa Cruz, Minneapolis and elsewhere will be conducting simultaneous rallies on No Fly Day.  

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