The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) Noise Oversight Committee (NOC) meeting was held this week on September 15, 2021 via Microsoft Teams. At this meeting, the NOC recognized former Richfield Assistant City Manager Pam Dmytrenko’s many years of service to the MSP noise community through adoption of a resolution in her honor.
Americans across the United States will pause today to remember the 20th anniversary of September 11, 2001. Several flyovers are planned to mark the date and our communities may notice unusual aircraft activity. The State Capitol will host the 9/11 Day of Remembrance with F-16 flyovers, while antique warbirds will flyover the Anoka-County Blaine Airport. Other flyovers are possible throughout the day.
To continue to provide our communities with an insight into aviation, the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) has begun an exciting video series called Meet the Fleet.
Beginning today, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) Runway 17/35 is closed and will remain closed for up to six weeks for runway safety area restoration work. More information about the project is available at https://macnoise.com/news/runway-17-closed-beginning-september-7.
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) Runway 17/35 will be closed for up to six weeks for runway safety area restoration work beginning next week on September 7, 2021. The runway safety area is the area adjacent to a runway that is prepared and suitable for reducing the risk of damage to airplanes in the event of an aircraft excursion from the runway.
A nationwide pilot shortage has local flight schools seeing an increase in prospective students. The shortage comes as air transportation demands increase and the desire to travel continues to rebound from the pandemic.
Beginning at 10:00 P.M. tonight, July 29, the parallel runways (Runways 12L/30R and 12R/30L) at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) will be closed until 6:00 A.M. tomorrow morning. Aircraft operating at MSP will use Runway 17/35 while the parallel runways are closed.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport (MSP) Noise Oversight Committee (NOC) Summer Listening Session will be held via Teams on July 28, 2021 at 6:00P.M. The agenda for the meeting is included below. Join us for this two-way dialogue about MSP airport topics.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) Noise Oversight Committee (NOC) meeting was held this week on July 21 via Microsoft Teams. At this meeting, Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC) staff provided an update on the MAC Residential Sound Mitigation Program.
The 2021 Wings of the North AirExpo is taking place at Flying Cloud Airport this Saturday and Sunday, July 24 and 25. Residents in areas around Flying Cloud airport and nearby communities may notice unusual sounds or aircraft activity during this event.