Another important fact is that the vast majority of noise coming from the airport is created by commercial craft.
The State Journal editorial board has supported Madison’s pursuit of the F-35s, and the new report hasn’t changed that. We met with supporters and opponents of the jets last week, and respect concern for local constituents.
But Madison’s experience with the F-35s — including noise levels — should be similar to the city’s past and positive experience with the F-16s.
Read the entire editorial in support of the F-35 basing here