“I’ve been getting complaints about these things for 15 years, and you can see why,” said Brewer. “They’re flying constantly.”
“Her gripes are shared by thousands of New Yorkers, who filed 21,620 complaints about helicopter noise to 311 in 2021, more than double the 10,359 filed in 2020.
And 2020′s figure was triple the 3,332 chopper noise complaints filed in 2019, city data show. One third of the complaints filed last year were from the Upper West Side.”