Published On: Fri, Oct 16th, 2015

Manchester resident complained about airport noise 729 times in just one year

Fluglärm, Flugzeug, Schild, Airport,  SchallschutzOne man who lives near Manchester Airport complained 729 TIMES in just one year about noise.

It means he logged a grievance, on average, twice a day about noisy aircraft

His dissatisfaction took the total number of noise complaints to 1,509 in 2013/14. The previous year, there were 773.

This year, 2014/15, there have been 860 complaints.

For every thousand aircraft take-offs or landings, there were 4.74 complaints in 2014/15, 9.04 complaints in 2013/14 and 5.12 in the previous 12 months.