Environment

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

Algae has shown particular promise as a basis for aviation biofuel....
May 16, 2011 - 7:41 AM
Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by the aviation industry will increase three-fold by 2050 in spite of an industry goal to cut them in half, according
Apr 30, 2011 - 4:15 AM
Civil unrest in the Middle East has pushed up the price of jet fuel by more than 30 percent since December.
Apr 26, 2011 - 6:45 AM
<a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/new-fbo-network-established-28389/">Independent FBO network Paragon Aviation Group</a> has
Apr 7, 2011 - 10:30 AM
A call for proposal released for Europe’s main aerospace research project, the €1.6 billion ($2.2 billion) <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-ne
Apr 1, 2011 - 8:10 AM
<b><i>by Matt Thurber</i></b> For a pilot worried about whether the next bump in operating costs will be one more incentive for the boss to sell the airpla
Apr 1, 2011 - 7:10 AM
It is astonishing to many operators outside Europe, but under the European Union’s emissions trading scheme they are accountable for their engines’ carbon
Apr 1, 2011 - 7:05 AM
<b><i>by Charles Alcock</i></b> Hundreds of aircraft operators in Europe and around the world were scrambling last month to meet the March 31 deadline to c
Mar 28, 2011 - 10:20 AM
The family-owned FBO located at McAllen-Miller International Airport (MFE) is the latest to brand with Michigan-based contract fuel specialist AvFuel.
Feb 26, 2011 - 9:45 AM
Dassault Aviation conducted a "successful" flight test to evaluate laminar wings for large business jets.
Feb 1, 2011 - 11:15 AM
<b></b>Colt International is now offering a “turnkey solution” for flight departments that must comply with the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/eu-e