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The organization looks to avoid the air transport industry being labeled as an emissions mitigation program cash cow.
The main challenge remains economics but organizing collection of raw materials also presents difficulties.
Criticize resolution to use EU ETS fees as a source of climate funding for other industries
The Air Transport Action Group meeting in Geneva released letter on environmental sustainability and highlights Gulfstream green efforts.
The association acknowledges need for endangerment finding but says data used portrays aviation in worst possible light.
NBAA stresses EPA should rebuff a push by some environmentalists for a more stringent standard.
First mission for phase of testing involving composite insulating materials and vibro-acoustic sensors.
Based on EC135 light twin, eco-demonstrator helicopter explores single-engine operations for reduced fuel burn.
Airline plans to participate in as many as five projects near its hubs
Plans call for an Embraer airplane to fly ecoDemonstrator trials next year