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Residents near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport logged 24,247 noise complaints with the airport in 2015 over FAA-mandated changes to flight paths that raised noise levels. And neighbors of the airport said things didn’t get much better in 2016.

Neighbors of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport filed 24,247 complaints about noise at the facility in 2015, one of the highest rates among airports studied in a recent George Mason University report. Read more»

Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham, Richard Studwell, developer and City Hall commentator, plus the editor of the Arizona Capitol Times, Jim Small. Read more»

This view of the Grand Canyon's South Rim is taken from one of the routes the National Park Service has proposed in its plan to restrict flights and noise pollution over the park.

The National Park Service wants to cut the annual number of tourist flights over the Grand Canyon by 30 percent, one of several proposals aimed at reducing aircraft noise heard on the ground. Read more»