PRINT THIS ANSWER SHEET TO FILL OUT AND TURN
Airport Noise Worksheet
- Click on (http://www.caan.org/footprnt.html) concerning jet
engine noise. After reading the background information on the
simulation, activate the Airplane Noise Simulator for IND Airport
to better understand how the noise footprint affects those on the
Using a rough draft format, list and explain some of these
concerns and explain how you or you and your partners feel about
- Click on (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Francisco_International_Airport)concerning the
San Francisco International Airport and its noise reduction program.
On this Web page are several links to sites with
information on jet engine noise and noise abatement. Read the information found at
several of the linked sites. Then, as an exercise, compose a block style
letter or e-mail message to the airport manager on your concerns
about jet engine noise. (This is just practice, so don't send the letter!)
- Click (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aircraft_noise) concerning health
problems from jet engine noise.
- Click (http://www.grc.nasa.gov/WWW/Acoustics/index.htm) about NASA's Acoustic's
Branch. After reading the information on noise reduction found
from this site, discuss the ways that NASA's Glenn Research Center
is researching reduction of jet engine noise. Using a business
report format, explain how you or you and your group feel about
the impact of these activities on communities near airports.