Posts Tagged “LGA”

September 23, 2019 Newsletter

September 23, 2019 Newsletter

Dear Neighbors,There’s evidence this month that our voices are being heard.  Read on…  DOT INSPECTOR GENERAL’S REPORT ON NEXTGEN NAVIGATION The Inspector General of the Department of Transportation issued a report last month about how and whether the FAA is meeting expectations with its NextGen Performance-Based Navigation program.  NextGen is the satellite-based navigation system that…

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June 23, 2019 Newsletter

June 23, 2019 Newsletter

Dear Neighbors, There’s some big news this week.  Many of you are frustrated and think we can’t make change.  I say otherwise.  We always said it would be slow but it’s happening. GAO TO AUDIT FAA NOISE METRICS AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH The Government Accountability Office is a federal agency that works for Congress.  The GAO’s…

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Latest Press Articles – February 2019

Latest Press Articles – February 2019

Welcome back to our website after a year-long break. We have a partnership activity with Columbia University to monitor air traffic noise and study flight patterns around LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy Airport. We are still advocating for quiet skies and chiming in for regulatory comments behind the scenes. Last year’s political environment was extremely…

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Waiting for Some Answers About the Alleged Cause of Air Traffic Delays

Waiting for Some Answers About the Alleged Cause of Air Traffic Delays

The airlines have been campaigning for NextGen satellite GPS navigation technology and privatizing air traffic control. The drumbeat continues. We keep hearing that “antiquated” air traffic control — as well as little old homely LaGuardia Airport — are the source of delays that back up our entire country’s air traffic system. We’ve never seen any…

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