Noise explained | Gatwick Airport

Aircraft noise explained: we answer your questions about the causes, how noise is measured and aircraft noise at night

Night noise

Gatwick is allowed to operate a limited service at night, with restrictions on the level of noise that is permitted and the number of planes that can fly

Read about night flights

FAQs and more information

We answer your questions about noise levels and aviation acronyms in our FAQs and in our noise information booklet

Read our aircraft noise FAQs

Download our noise information booklet