Posts Tagged “QQS”

A Letter from Senator Schumer to the FAA

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A Letter from Senator Schumer to the FAA

  In October, the FAA named Julie Marks, formerly of its Environmental Department, as the Community Involvement Manager for Airspace Projects. This only happened because of your efforts over the past 4 years, aided by our elected officials and with the cooperation of the many other community organizations around the country who are working with…

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The LGA Part 150 Technical Advisory Committee

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The LGA Part 150 Technical Advisory Committee

  Queens Quiet Skies has been appointed as a member of the LaGuardia Technical Advisory Committee for the Part 150 noise mitigation study. The Port Authority created Part 150 Technical Advisory Committees for each airport to get input on drawing the noise maps and mitigation. I thank the Port Authority Aviation Department for appointing us….

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QQS President Janet McEneaney @ Live Presentation

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QQS President Janet McEneaney @ Live Presentation

UPCOMING EVENTS QQS President Janet McEneaney will be representing our members as a speaker at two events this month. The first is the New Visions Democratic Club meeting on October 13th at 8 PM. We thank CM Danny Dromm, one of our earliest and strongest supporters, for the invitation. It will take place at the…

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Jason Plautz of the National Journal ft. QQS Members

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Jason Plautz of the National Journal ft. QQS Members

Here’s an excellent article by Jason Plautz of the National Journal. Our own QQS members were interviewed for it, along with our elected officials. This link will take you to an “unlocked” version of the article. After October 10th, though, you will not be able to read it via this link without a subscription. Jason…

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Increases in LGA Departures Over Northeast Queens, Jackson Heights, & Woodside

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Increases in LGA Departures Over Northeast Queens, Jackson Heights, & Woodside

This report will be the first in a series of releases that help to accomplish our stated goals. Through the expanded use of the Freedom of Information Act requests, QQS has acquired long desired data on NextGen flight routes like the TNNIS Climb as well as a wealth of data on both airports. Further, the…

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