JetBlue retrofitting planes with vortex generators Press Release not specific as the Noise Reduction Community Groups Point to Significant Lower Decibels Lufthansa not as Aggressive As with many press statements, what is said is frequently…
During an accident investigation, ATC records showed an A-380 was nearby when a Challenger 604 lost control. The preliminary recommendation was that ATC needs to provide lateral separation between the A-380 and smaller aircraft.
The Milton, MA board is requesting the Boston carriers to retrofit older model Airbus aircraft with a “vortex generator” to reduce noise during descent. The request signals that the FAA should establish a position on this “retrofit.”