The O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission Technical Committee met on Tuesday, April 17 at the Mount Prospect Village Hall. The Chicago Department of Aviation and Federal Aviation Administration staff updated members on the permanent and portable noise monitors, updated noise monitor fact sheets and charts, the noise complaint system, and the Interim Fly Quiet status.

Overnight flight tests are planned for the nights of April 22-25 for Runway 10R. Testing will begin after 10 PM and may occur for a couple of hours. The dates for the testing are weather contingent.Overnight flight tests are planned for the nights of April 22-25 for Runway 10R. Testing will begin after 10 PM and may occur for a couple of hours. The dates for the testing are weather contingent.
 
In addition, lower altitude tests (a couple of flights with the FAA aircraft) are planned during the day on April 28 for the same certification purpose.

The O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission met on Friday, April 13. The following items were discussed:

  • Report of the Chicago Department of Aviation
    • ANMS February 2018 Report – CDA consultants presented the report. Of note was a considerable drop in the number of noise complaints due to the implementation of the CAPTCHA feature on the CDA web site.

    • Update on the Residential Sound Insulation Program - Testing on the defective windows continues. Residents experiencing issues can call 773-894-3636 to request a visit by an inspector.

    • O’Hare 21 Terminal Redevelopment Overview -  View Presentation
      Chicago Department of Aviation Commissioner, Ginger Evans, presented an overview of the recently approved Terminal Redevelopment Plan for O’Hare. 

Flight checks for the Runway 28C ILS system are planned for Sunday night/Monday morning starting at 11 PM on Sunday, weather contingent.

The Residential Sound Insulation Committee met on Tuesday, March 21 at the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) Building. CDA staff updated members on the construction and completion status of Phase 17 and the bid process already underway for historical homes.The Residential Sound Insulation Committee met on Tuesday, March 21 at the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) Building. CDA staff updated members on the construction and completion status of Phase 17 and the bid process already underway for historical homes.

The O’Hare Noise Compatibility Commission met on March 16, 2018.

Resolutions

The members approved resolutions regarding the addition of the following new members:

  • ONCC Resolution 2018-1: Village of Glenview Membership
  • ONCC Resolution 2018-2: Salt Creek School District 48 Membership
  • ONCC Resolution 2018-3: Wood Dale School District 7 Membership
  • ONCC Resolution 2018-4: Bensenville School District 2 Membership

On March 29, 2018, Runway 15/33 (formerly 14R/32L) will be closed and converted into Taxiway SS. The north portion will be demolished this spring to allow for construction of Runway 9C/27C, which is scheduled to open in late 2020.

Runway 15/33 Closure Flyer