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

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.
Sep 1, 2015 - 5:18 PM
The association acknowledges need for endangerment finding but says data used portrays aviation in worst possible light.
Sep 1, 2015 - 11:00 AM
NBAA stresses EPA should rebuff a push by some environmentalists for a more stringent standard.
Jul 8, 2015 - 11:48 AM
First mission for phase of testing involving composite insulating materials and vibro-acoustic sensors.
Airbus Helicopters Bluecopter
Jul 7, 2015 - 3:14 PM
Based on EC135 light twin, eco-demonstrator helicopter explores single-engine operations for reduced fuel burn.
Jul 1, 2015 - 9:37 AM
Airline plans to participate in as many as five projects near its hubs
Jun 30, 2015 - 10:23 AM
Plans call for an Embraer airplane to fly ecoDemonstrator trials next year
quiet flying procedures
Jun 29, 2015 - 12:31 PM
The new program supplants the original 1967 noise abatement procedure.
contrails on blue sky
Jun 10, 2015 - 6:18 PM
EPA releases an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking seeking input on an aircraft emissions standard.