Protection goals for residents in the vicinity of civil airports.

  title={Protection goals for residents in the vicinity of civil airports.},
  author={Barbara Griefahn and Klaus Scheuch and G. S. I. M. Jansen and M. Spreng},
  journal={Noise & health},
  volume={6 24},
Based on extensive and detailed reviews the present paper suggests evaluation criteria for aircraft noise for the prediction of noise effects and for the protection of residents living in the vicinity of (newly constructed or extended) civil airports. The protection concept provides graded evaluation criteria: Critical loads indicate noise loads that shall be tolerated only exceptionally during a limited time. Protection Guides are central evaluation criteria for taking actions to reduce noise… CONTINUE READING