The Federal Interagency Committee on Aviation Noise (FICAN) was formed in 1993 to provide forums for debate over future research needs to better understand, predict and control the effects of aviation noise, and to encourage new technical development efforts in these areas.
Background on the history of noise research and FICAN, responsibilities, findings and member agencies. About | Member Agencies
Aviation Noise Issues
Information on a range of issues dealing with aviation noise. Effects of Noise on People | Modeling Tools | Land Use Compatibility | Other Research Groups
List of findings and Reports produced by FICAN. Findings
Aviation Noise Impacts Roadmap Annual Meeting 2011. Presentations | Aviation Noise Impacts Research Roadmap 2011 (PDF).
FAA Noise Research Roadmap Workshops information. FAA workshops
To submit comments or join FICAN's mailing list. Contact
Last update April 2012