MSP Noise Oversight Committee Meeting on September 17

The Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) established the MSP Noise Oversight Committee (NOC) to bring together industry and community representatives to address aircraft noise issues at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). The group meets bi-monthly on the third Wednesday of odd-numbered months.

The NOC met on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:30pm at the MAC General Offices Building, located at 6040 28th Avenue South, Minneapolis.  Topics covered at the meeting included: Review of Operations Report Summary - July and August 2014; presentation on Fleet Scheduling by Delta Air Lines; Federal Aviation Administration CatEx2 Comments; Study - Seasonal Effects on Aircraft Operations; Runways 12L, 12R and 17 Departure Trends; Draft 2015 NOC Work Plan; and Review of the July 29, 2014 Public Input Meeting.

Members of the public are welcome to attend NOC meetings. Members of the public who wish to speak during the Public Comment Period of a NOC meeting must make arrangements with their NOC representative prior to the meeting. Visit for a list of NOC representatives.  Use the Contact NOC Form at to contact your representative.