Aircraft Noise 2007
Altogether, all the noise prevention zone categories, including the planning zones, together occupy some 9% of the Berlin municipal area. Table 1 shows the itemized breakdown of these zones by area and population.
Under the Consensus Agreement of the three shareholders of the Berlin-Brandenburg Airport Holding Company (cf. Tagesspiegel-online 2007) the airport Berlin-Tempelhof was closed on 31 Oct. 2008, and the airport Berlin-Tegel at the latest six months after opening of the new Berlin-Brandenburg International Airport.