Noise Program






Filing a Noise Complaint

DeKalb-Peachtree airport offers several ways to submit a noise complaint to airport staff.

Smartphone App


  1. From your Smartphone Click on the link:
  2. Save the app to your home screen (iPhone: Tap the box with vertical arrow and select add to home screen) (Android: Tap the 3 Menu dots and select save to homepage)
  3. Go to your home screen and open "Complaint Box Mobile"
  4. Follow the app steps 1 through 4
  5. Submit additional complaints by tapping “Create A New Comlplaint”

Note: After using the app the first time, user information is saved and does not need to be re-entered after filing an initial complaint


Web Form

Access our new web form here. Enter your name, address and as much information about he noise event as possible. Note: Using the web form does not require a user account.



You may also email the PDK Noise Office with your complaints. Please remember to be as detailed as possible including the home address in which the noise was heard. 

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Noise Hotline

As always you may submit a complaint using our noise hotline (770) 936-5442. Just like the webform please leave your name, address, and be as descriptive as possible when describing your noise complaint.


Useful PDK Noise Links

Frequently Asked Questions about PDK and Noise

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DeKalb-Peachtree Airport Noise Program Components

Please remember that attempts to address aircraft noise over the surrounding communities are not just one effort, initiative, or project by itself. The PDK Airport’s overall noise program is made up of many initiatives and projects just like the pieces of a puzzle. Listed below are some of the many initiatives undertaken by the airport to address the important issue of aircraft noise over the immediate, surrounding communities.

If you have a question regarding aircraft noise please send it to:

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Preferential Use Runway ProgramNoise Abatement Flight Procedures - Turbojet Aircraft
NBAA Noise Abatement ProceduresNoise Sensitive Areas around PDK
Voluntary Night Curfew - All AircraftNoise Monitoring Program
Noise Abatement HotlineOff-Set Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) Instrument Approach
Touch and Go Operations/Helicopter " Close-in" Training PatternsMaintenance Run-ups and Intersection Take-offs
Use of Reverse ThrustPrior Permissions Required - Military Aircraft
Prior Permission Required - Aircraft with MTOW over 75,000 PoundsHigh Impact "Surge Events"




Monthly Noise and Operations Reports

Formal, written reports are presented to the Airport Advisory Board (AAB) at the AAB’s regularly scheduled monthly meetings. These reports are posted to the airport’s website the day of the meeting or as soon as possible following the meeting. Below you will find a direct link to the past monthly reports as given to the AAB. 


Table of Monthly Reports 2020-2024





January 2020 ReportJanuary 2021 ReportJanuary 2022 ReportJanuary 2023 ReportJanuary 2024 Report
February 2020 ReportFebruary 2021 ReportFebruary 2022 ReportFebruary 2023 Report

February 2024 Report

March 2020 ReportMarch 2021 ReportMarch 2022 ReportMarch 2023 Report

March 2024 Report

April 2020 ReportApril 2021 Report April 2022 ReportApril 2023 Report

April 2024 Report

May 2020 ReportMay 2021 ReportMay 2022 ReportMay 2023 Report 
June 2020 ReportJune 2021 ReportJune 2022 ReportJune 2023 Report 
July 2020 ReportJuly 2021 ReportJuly 2022 ReportJuly 2023 Report 
August 2020 ReportAugust 2021 ReportAugust 2022 ReportAugust 2023 Report 
September 2020 ReportSeptember 2021 ReportSeptember 2022 ReportSeptember 2023 Report 
October 2020 ReportOctober 2021 ReportOctober 2022 ReportOctober 2023 Report 
November 2020 ReportNovember 2021 ReportNovember 2022 ReportNovember 2023 Report 
December 2020 ReportDecember 2021 ReportDecember 2022 ReportDecember 2023 Report 



Annual Noise and Operations Report

Annual reports contain a summary of the information found in each monthly report. These reports are also given to the Airport Advisory Board in January of each year and are posted the day of the meeting or as soon as possible following the meeting.     

Click here for the 2023 Annual Noise and Operations Report

Click here for the 2022 Annual Noise and Operations Report

 Click here for the 2021 Annual Noise Report                                                             

 Click here for the 2020 Annual Noise Report

 Click here for the 2019 Annual Noise Report                                                                                                                             Click Click here for the 2018 Annual Noise Report
 Click here for the 2017 Annual Noise Report
 Click here for the 2016 Annual Noise Report
 Click here for the 2015 Annual Noise Report


Useful Links

2016 Noise Contour Map