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What does NPR stand for?

NPR stands for Noise Preferential Routes (air traffic control)

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Noise Preferential Routes (NPRs) Width of flight corridor Non-Directional Beacon (NDBs) approaches Potential increase in night flights The impact of the longer runway will be that planes will be lower in the sky at Balsall Common during both take off and landing and will be larger ( that being the purpose of the extension to the runway).
At Heathrow, landing planes are alternated between each runway to ease disturbance to people in west London, and planes must fly through government- set corridors known as Noise Preferential Routes, which aim to protect built-up areas.