Environment

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

Feb 9, 2016 - 10:19 AM
The standard applies to all but the smallest business jets.
Feb 9, 2016 - 10:10 AM
Proposal commended by range of industry stakeholders
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:06 PM
Full aircraft emissions scheme will then be considered by all 191 ICAO member states at the UN aviation agency’s 39th Assembly in late September.
Jan 19, 2016 - 11:29 PM
The initiative is being managed by BP Target Neutral, which invests in carbon credits that support low-carbon development projects around the world.
Virent Laboratory Interior
Jan 6, 2016 - 5:25 PM
Tests conducted by Rolls-Royce show the blend could burn more than 50-percent cleaner than straight jet-A.
Dec 16, 2015 - 3:09 PM
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport aims to cut aircraft carbon emissions by 25 percent by 2037
Nov 30, 2015 - 12:57 PM
The organization looks to avoid the air transport industry being labeled as an emissions mitigation program cash cow.
Oct 14, 2015 - 10:28 AM
The main challenge remains economics but organizing collection of raw materials also presents difficulties.
Oct 1, 2015 - 9:54 AM
Criticize resolution to use EU ETS fees as a source of climate funding for other industries
Sep 30, 2015 - 4:54 PM
The Air Transport Action Group meeting in Geneva released letter on environmental sustainability and highlights Gulfstream green efforts.