Environment

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

Aug 27, 2010 - 4:40 AM
The benefits of implementing NextGen and its European counterpart, the Single European Sky ATM Research (Sesar), are threefold: not only will the new proce
Aug 27, 2010 - 4:23 AM
There is no silver bullet for reducing the effect of business aviation on the environment, most industry analysts agree, but the combination of new technol
Aug 26, 2010 - 11:49 AM
World Fuel Services on Monday announced an agreement to acquire Eden Prairie, Minn.-based Western Petroleum, including its branded aviation fuel distributi
Aug 2, 2010 - 6:49 AM
As the <link ain-and-ainalerts/aviation-international-news/single-publication-story/browse/0/article/emissions-trading-in-europe-coming-in-less-than-three-
Aug 1, 2010 - 9:46 AM
The FAA awarded contracts valued at $125 million to several manufacturers to develop and demonstrate&nbsp;technologies that will reduce jet aircraft fuel c
Jul 1, 2010 - 11:48 AM
The FAA has awarded contracts valued at $125 million to several manufacturers to develop and demonstrate technologies that will reduce jet aircraft fuel co
Jun 29, 2010 - 1:13 PM
Eurocontrol’s <link news/single-news-page/article/europe-likely-to-approve-ets-support-facility-24978/ _blank>ETS Support Facility</link> has still not bee
Jun 15, 2010 - 12:48 PM
Eurocontrol’s emissions trading scheme (ETS) support facility has still not been definitively confirmed as an option for operators to meet their obligation
Jun 8, 2010 - 12:25 PM
<font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">EADS flew the first aircraft powered solely by algae-based biofuel today at the ILA Airshow in
May 27, 2010 - 7:32 AM
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a pre-publication version of an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANRPM) on lead in avgas.