Improving AEDT Modeling for Aircraft Noise Reflection and Diffraction from Terrain and Manmade Structures

The objective of this research is to develop, evaluate, and recommend method(s) to account for aircraft noise reflection and diffraction due to terrain and manmade structures for incorporation in Aviation Environmental Design Tool (AEDT). The method(s) should account for ground and airborne aircraft operations.


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $399995
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 02-79

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Airport Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Project Managers:

    Navarrete, Joseph

  • Performing Organizations:

    Blue Ridge Research and Consulting

    Asheville, North Carolina  United States 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Downing, Micah

  • Start Date: 20170801
  • Expected Completion Date: 20190131
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 40987

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01606906
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 02-79
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Jul 30 2016 1:01AM