Procedures for Pilots

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Procedures for Pilots2018-08-30T10:34:16+00:00
Boca Raton Airport Noise Abatement Diagram.

Whenever possible, please fly the recommended noise abatement headings after departure.

NBAA noise abatement procedures for arrivals.

Please follow NBAA Recommended Noise Abatement Approach and Landing Procedures (VFR and IFR).

NBAA noise abatement procedures for departures

Please follow NBAA Recommended Noise Abatement Departure Procedures.

Help us Keep Boca a Quiet Community

Boca Raton is a noise sensitive area. All pilots, please minimize noise over residential neighborhoods. The following Noise Abatement Procedures apply to all aircraft. Though Air Traffic Control instructions supersede Noise Abatement Procedures, we ask that each procedure be followed to the furthest extent possible. We greatly appreciate your cooperation in following the Noise Abatement Procedures outlined below

To adhere to the voluntary night-time curfew, please schedule all operations between 07:00 and 22:00. If an operation must be scheduled during the curfew, please fill out the Voluntary Curfew Form or call (561) 391-0296 for a noise briefing.

Voluntary Curfew

  • Night-Time VOLUNTARY CURFEW — 22:00 – 07:00
  • We ask that all operations be planned outside these curfew hours.
  • If you must fly during our Voluntary Curfew hours, please fill out the online Voluntary Curfew Form or call (561) 391-0296 and provide your Tail Number, Date & Time of Operation, Contact Name, and Phone Number prior to a Voluntary Curfew Operation.

Voluntary Noise Abatement

  • RWY 5 — Make crosswind turn as soon as practicable to avoid residential areas
  • Limit Touch & Go Activity – to Monday – Friday between 09:00 – 17:00
  • Stop & Go Activity — DISCOURAGED at all times
  • Intersection Takeoffs — DISCOURAGED at all times Use full runway length
  • MINIMIZE REVERSE THRUST — use FULL runway
  • Use NBAA Recommended Noise Abatement Procedures
  • High Power Maintenance Run-Ups — permitted 08:00 – 20:00 with authorization as directed by ATC

Arrivals/Departures

  • Straight In Approaches DISCOURAGED
  • RWY 23 — Right Traffic
  • RWY 5 — Left Traffic

Boca Raton is a Noise Sensitive Area

Night-Time Voluntary Curfew 22:00 – 07:00
All operations DISCOURAGED during the curfew
To report Voluntary Curfew flights, fill out the online Voluntary Curfew Form or call (561) 391-0296
For Noise concerns, please call (561) 391-0296

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