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7. How will this affect constituents who are affected by airport noise? How will they and the government still hold airlines accountable?

After safety, aviation noise is still the number one Air Traffic Control (ATC) issue of concern for most Americans. The new entity will be required to coordinate all changes to flight tracks around airports with local communities, just as the FAA does today. FAA will retain oversight authority over adherence to the requirements of the National Environment Policy Act as they pertain to airspace changes.

Updated: Monday, June 5, 2017