Growing Responsibly: The 2018-2022 Noise Management Action Plan
After a two-year process that included extensive community engagement, we have created this updated Noise Management Action Plan.
This Action Plan outlines 10 new commitments with regards to consultation, environmental responsibility, operational changes, monitoring and reporting aircraft noise, as well as taking a leadership role in industry collaboration that develops concrete action.
- Read the full report (PDF, 156 KB)
Early Turn Trials
This report provides historical data on Propeller Aircraft Turns and Early Jet Turns departures from Runways 24 Left and Right.
- View the early turn trials report (PDF, 1.8 MB)
2019 Monthly Noise Statistics
- January (PDF)
- February (PDF)
- March (PDF)
- April (PDF)
- May (PDF)
- June (PDF)
- July (PDF)
- August (PDF)
- September (PDF)
GTAA Enforcement and Night Flight Statistics
Annual Noise Reports
These reports provide annual statistical information related to the Noise Management Program.
- 2018 (PDF, 364 KB)
- 2017 (PDF, 196 KB)
- 2016 (PDF, 559 KB)
- 2015 (PDF, 638 KB)
- 2014 (PDF, 475 KB)
- 2013 (PDF, 236 KB)
- 2012 (PDF, 9.9 MB)
- 2011 (PDF, 9.5 MB)
- 2010 (PDF, 22.5 MB)
- 2009 (PDF, 6.5 MB)
- 2008 (PDF, 2.5 MB)
- 2007 (PDF, 3.5 MB)
- 2006 (PDF, 3.2 MB)
- 2005 (PDF, 4 MB)
- 2004 (PDF, 864 KB)
- 2003 (PDF, 1.8 MB)
Maps and Tools
The Toronto Pearson Airport Operating Area (AOA) and Noise Exposure Forecast (NEF) contours map is intended to help communicate the impact of aircraft activity on communities near Toronto Pearson.
- AOA and NEF Map (PDF, 2.1 MB)
Webtrak is another useful tool as it provides near-real time and historical flight data so community members can investigate aircraft operations from any computer with internet access.
Night Flight Restriction Program
- Restricted Hours Operating Policy (PDF, 1.2 MB)
- 2016 Night Flight Update (PDF, 426 KB)
- 2018 Night Flight Restriction Program Directive (PDF, 541 KB)
NAV CANADA (air traffic control)
NAV CANADA, the country's air navigation services provider, plays a key role in designing and publishing the network of air routes that an aircraft uses to get to its destination.
Transport Canada Enforcement
Transport Canada publishes the names of all corporations that have violated the Aeronautics Act and the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs). This includes noise violations.
Visit the Transport Canada website to see the names of offending corporations, along with a summary of their offences and the resulting sanctions.