Where there are airports, there are noise complaints from residents in the community. Aircraft produce a unique sound that interrupt an existing environment as they traverse a particular point. Noise disturbances from aircraft appear to distract residents near airports more than other types of vehicles such as cars or trains.
Spence, Tyler B.
"Concerns and Mitigating Strategies for Aircraft Noise Pollution on Airport Communities,"
Purdue Policy Research Institute (PPRI) Policy Briefs: Vol. 4
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