STRATEGIC NOISE MAP

As of 2017, Sofia Airport is a “Major Airport” within the meaning of item 12 of the Supplementary Provisions of the Protection from Environmental Noise Act, with more than 50,000 aircraft movements per year. In this regard, and in accordance with the Protection from Environmental Noise Act and the Directive 2002/49/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 June 2002 relating to the assessment and management of environmental noise, a Strategic Noise Map (SNM) for Sofia Airport was developed. SNM was approved by the Minister of Health with Order No. RD-01-228/02.08.2019.

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Contents (PDF and BMP files):

  • Strategic Noise Map for Sofia Airport (SNM) – BG version;
  • Raw Computational Results;
  • CARNETS – Verification Control Measurements;
  • SNM 24 - LDEN, dB(A);
  • SNM night – LNIGHT, dB(A);
  • SNM day - LDAY, dB(A);
  • SNM evening – LEVENING, dB(A).

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NOISE ACTION PLAN TO THE STRATEGIC NOISE MAP OF SOFIA AIRPORT

In accordance with the provisions of the Environmental Noise Protection Act and in accordance with the requirements of the Ordinance on the Requirements for the Development and Content of Strategic Noise Maps and Noise Action Plans,
a Noise Action Plan to the Strategic Noise Map for Sofia Airport was developed.

The Plan was approved by Order № RD-01-164 / 12.03.2021 of the Minister of Health.

The Plan contains short, medium and long term measures to manage, limit and reduce noise pollution in the environment.

You can find the Noise Action Plan for the Strategic Noise Map for Sofia Airport HERE

Noise Contact Form for questions and comments related to aircraft noise