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

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.
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.