California Department of Transportation

Physical Address:
Department of Transportation
Division of Aeronautics
1120 N Street, Room 3300
Sacramento, CA 95814

Mailing Address:
Department of Transportation
Division of Aeronautics,
MS 40 P. O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001

Shipping Address:
1415 11th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

General Information:
916.654.4959
Fax - 916.653.9531

 

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Aviation Noise Program

Airport Noise Specialist Telephone
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The Law

“Noise Problem” Airports in California

The California Airport Noise Standards (California Code of Regulations, Title 21, Section 5000 et seq.) apply to any airport that is determined to have a noise problem by the local County Board of Supervisors in accordance with the provisions in the regulation. At this time, there are 10 airports in California that have been determined to have a noise problem by local county governments and they are:

  • Bob Hope Airport
  • John Wayne Airport-Orange County
  • Long Beach-Daugherty Field-Airport
  • Los Angeles International Airport
  • Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
  • Norman Y. Mineta-San Jose International Airport
  • Ontario International Airport
  • San Diego International Airport
  • San Francisco International Airport
  • Van Nuys Airport

 

Community Airport & Noise Related Links:
Bob Hope Airport
Caltrans Noise and Vibration Studies
FAR Part 150 - Airport Noise Compatibility Planning
FICAN - Federal Interagency Commitee on Aviation Noise
LAWA - Los Angeles World Airports
LAX - Master Plan
OAK - Oakland International Airport
Sacramento County Airport System
SAN - San Diego International
SFO Aircraft Noise Abatement Office
SFO Airport/Community Roundtable
SJC-San Jose International Airport
"Sound Insulating Your Home"
Handbook from Chicago O'Hare Noise Compatibility Commission
ANSI/ASA S12.60-2010/Part 1 American National Standard Acoustical Performance Criteria, Design Requirements, and Guidelines for Schools, Part 1: Permanent Schools
ANSI/ASA S12.60-2009/Part 2 American National Standard Acoustical Performance Criteria, Design Requirements, and Guidelines for Schools, Part 2: Relocatable Classroom Factors
 

Last Updated: December 20, 2013