Two medical helicopters just located directly across the street from my home. Their landing pad is less than 500 feet from my property. When they land, the helicopter is only 100 to 200 feet above my roof and is causing stress cracks in my home. The noise and the fact that the downward wind from rotors is causing vibration in my walls. The pilots have many other options for directions to approach and land but use the shortest route.

What are my rights? Don't I have the right to quiet and peaceful use of my home?

After all, those helicopters are part of a business and I was here 10 years before they located in this unzoned area of Alabama.

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    $\begingroup$ You mention "unzoned area of Alabama". If there really are no zoning ordinances in your area there is, unfortunately, probably very little you can do. However, if there really is no zoning, there's nothing to stop you from erecting a couple of 199 foot towers* in your back yard and stringing some wires between them. You'll want to paint them brightly, of course, and put some of those nice, orange pilot-warning balls on the wires because you don't want to kill anyone. $\endgroup$ – FreeMan May 30 '19 at 19:14
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    $\begingroup$ *I say 199 feet because once you hit 200 feet, you're required to have anti-collision lighting on the towers, and you probably don't want to pay for the electricity or have them shining in your windows all night long. $\endgroup$ – FreeMan May 30 '19 at 19:15
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    $\begingroup$ How about calling the air ambulance company and talking to them first? Explain what you've explained here and ask if they can alter their approach. $\endgroup$ – Carey Gregory May 30 '19 at 19:31
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    $\begingroup$ How low can a helicopter fly when it is landing? All the way down to the ground, I hope. Otherwise it's not much of a landing. $\endgroup$ – J. Hougaard May 30 '19 at 19:36
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    $\begingroup$ "What at my rights?" This is more a question for Law.SE. We can answer according to the FAA, but they don't address your rights as a homeowner. $\endgroup$ – Ron Beyer May 30 '19 at 19:52

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