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Airport Authority launches study to mitigate plane noise in La Jolla

Airport Authority launches study to mitigate plane noise in La Jolla

As planes flying to and from San Diego Airport were rerouted to accommodate high winds on Dec. 7, the San Diego Regional Airport Authority met and voted to implement another set of changes: A plan it believes will mitigate some of the airplane noise that has plagued La Jollans for more than a year.

Known as a Part 150 Noise Compatibility Study Update (shorthanded to “The Part 150”), the plan would be implemented over the next two years, and hopefully, address most of the noise-reducing recommendations filed by the Airport Noise Advisory Committee (ANAC) sub-committee earlier this year.

Airport Planning & Noise Mitigation program manager Sjohnna Knack explained the...

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