Environment

News about environmental issues relating to aircraft operations, including noise issues, emissisions, and regulations. See Fuel for biofuel.

Jul 12, 2016 - 9:45 AM
The goal of the journey is to showcase the possibilities of clean technology and renewable energy in aviation.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:40 AM
A new partnership between Boeing and Embraer will see a fourth platform join the program.
Jun 28, 2016 - 11:57 AM
Central issue in the case is whether the Airport Noise and Capacity Act of 1990 (ANCA) continues to apply at the airport.
Jun 16, 2016 - 3:31 PM
Aviation groups continue to push for global approac
Apr 13, 2016 - 4:20 AM
Savings equivalent to the fuel used by approximately 12 million passenger cars being driven for a year.
Apr 7, 2016 - 10:43 AM
Project aimed at demonstrating feasibility of various systems by 2020
Mar 31, 2016 - 12:21 PM
Airline aims to cut CO2 emissions by 20 percent by 2020
Mar 30, 2016 - 8:35 AM
The agency narrowed field of potential avgas replacements to two fuels out of the four originally selected for testing.
Mar 22, 2016 - 9:40 AM
A prototype ATR 72 has completed a 15-hour test campaign in the framework of Europe's Clean Sky research project.
Feb 9, 2016 - 10:19 AM
The standard applies to all but the smallest business jets.