9
9

Stop Constant Tour Helicopter Noise

$1,030 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 10 people in 22 months
Hawaii Island Coalition Malama Pono (HICoP.org) is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 2016 to help Island residents who are suffering from the constant noise caused by daily low flying Tour Helicopters over our communities.  Hawaii Volcano National Park has the highest fly-over Tour Helicopter rate in the Nation.

The money raised will be used to campaign on behalf of Hawaii residents to establish a “HAWAII ISLAND TOUR HELICOPTER COASTAL ROUTE.”  A similar route has been enacted by the FAA for New York called "NY North Shore Helicopter Route."

The negative effects of frequent low flying helicopter noise have been documented by the FAA in several studies across the country.

1991-1994 study conducted with University of Hawaii found that 5 helicopter flights overhead caused significant stress and annoyance to residents. Most residents are receiving 10 times that amount.

Tourists are unable to take in the serenity of the parks while residents of the island are being bombarded with noise.

20 years ago a route was established that caused minimal impact on residents, however these areas are now populated with their communities continuing to grow.

Hawaii residents would be very thankful for any contribution you can make to a worthy cause!
+ Read More
Aloha Hawaii Island Residents! We are continuing our fight to STOP tour helicopter noise over residential house! See our website at www.hicop.org for our latest updates!
+ Read More
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$1,030 of $100,000 goal

Raised by 10 people in 22 months
Created October 9, 2016
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
JL
$200
james lehner
8 days ago

My wife and I were displaced from Kapoho Vacationland and moved to lower HPP. The constant inundation of low flying helicopters makes it almost unbearable to live there. It had never been like this before the flow started, only occasional flyovers, Now, 10 flyovers in 20 minutes is common and at low altitude along the coast. Even lower when weather is inclement. This has gotten insanely out of control with total disregard for residents.

$200
Anonymous
16 days ago
$20
Anonymous
1 month ago
BK
$20
Bob Kunigonis
3 months ago

Aloha, these 's r a almost CONSTANT dailey annoyance with an AVEREGE of 75-250 buzz bys EVERY day, only inclement weather grounds them & they r ALLOWED 2 fly over residential districts because of 'favors' pay offs 2 the faa & big tax revenue they generate hb

RU
$100
Russ Underwood
21 months ago

I just figured-out how to save $103/mo. on our combined iPhone bill. HICoP gets the 1st month before my wife finds out about it!

HP

Tour Helicopters noise has become a significant problem on Hawaii Island as lenient FAA rules allow aircraft to fly low directly over residential homes.

HH
$100
Hilo Hawaiian
22 months ago

This siege can't end soon enough...

$50
William Steiger
22 months ago

These helicopters are a real nuisance. They bother thousands of people on the Big Island. Fly over lava not people's homes. Please support this group.

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.