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Aircraft Noise

The City of Tempe has an agreement with the City of Phoenix on flight procedures to mitigate noise over Tempe from jet and large turboprop aircraft departing the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Information about airline compliance with agreed procedures can be found on the Tempe Aviation Commission web page.

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The Federal Aviation Administration is implementing new technology flight procedures at several airports including Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

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Aircraft Noise Complaints

The City of Tempe strongly encourages community members to file noise complaints directly with the City of Phoenix Aviation Department. Click here to access the City of Phoenix complaint form. Click here to track and complain on specific flights by logging into Public View. 

To let the City of Tempe know about aircraft noise within the City of Tempe, visit

Click here to access the Tempe 311 complaint form. The City of Tempe can only respond to concerns about aircraft noise for residents that use Tempe 311 and leave contact information as an account holder. 

Click here to read about about aircraft noise.