Noise Abatement Procedure
Airlines require airport approval to take-off or land between 11pm and 5.30am. Find out more.
Sunshine Coast Airport is conscious of potential noise impacts on the community, particularly for residents immediately surrounding the Airport or underneath flight paths.
Sunshine Coast Airport has been operating since 1961. The airport aims to manage the impacts of aircraft noise by working with the community, aviation partners and government agencies. We do this by:
The new airport runway means changes to flight paths, necessary to achieve safe and efficient operations for the Airport and the community. Find out more.
The level of noise you hear from an aircraft during take off, landing and during flight can vary and is influenced by a number of factors. Find out more.
Concerns regarding noise at the airport can be raised with Airservices Australia’s Noise Complaint Information Service directly.
View the airport’s Fly Neighbourly Agreement for Fixed Wing Aircraft
View the airport’s Fly Neighbourly Agreement for Helicopters
Find out more about the Aircraft Noise Information Tool