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GPS for Air Travel Came With Big Downsides: Noise, Then Lawsuits

The New York Times


Since 2017, Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell has represented many airport sponsors and local governments in court and administrative challenges to the FAA’s implementation of Next Gen  flight procedures. The Firm’s successful lawsuit on behalf of Phoenix suit was just the beginning, as cities nationwide continue to sue the FAA as noise complaints increase. In a recent article, The New York Times explains this nationwide problem, and the FAA decisions that have led to community concerns.  For the article, including commentary from experts including Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell partner Peter Kirsch, click here.