Alternative propulsion

Feb 24, 2010 - 6:48 AM
As government and industry plan for more environmentally friendly energy sources, companies continue to invest in and research alternative fuels for aviati
Jan 27, 2010 - 4:08 AM
The University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI) was awarded a nearly $50 million six-year research grant from the Air Force to develop advanced fuels an
Dec 23, 2009 - 10:04 AM
The University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI) has been awarded a nearly $50 million six-year research grant from the Air Force to develop advanced fue
Oct 30, 2009 - 6:45 AM
Eurocontrol is warning helicopter operators, especially offshore oil operators, of a potential threat posed by “skysails,” giant kites that help propel som
Oct 1, 2009 - 8:58 AM
The FAA’s recent special airworthiness information bulletin (SAIB: NE-09-25R1) regarding recommended safe-operating guidelines in the possible presence of
Jun 29, 2009 - 11:25 AM
Honeywell last month said it completed initial testing of renewable jet fuel on its 131-9 APU and TFE731-5 turbofan engine.
Jun 2, 2009 - 7:03 AM
Honeywell Aerospace is gearing up for biofuel tests on its APUs and engines this summer in a bid to stay ahead of the alternative fuel push.
Mar 2, 2009 - 6:13 AM
Costa Rican regional airline NatureAir has entered talks with the government of the Central American republic for permission to sell biodiesel fuel to othe
Feb 27, 2009 - 8:07 AM
As concern for the environment gathers urgency, a number of manufacturers are studying the use of biofuels, which they consider a low-CO2 alternative to pe
Dec 1, 2008 - 6:30 AM
Green Flight International president and CEO Douglas Rodante and chief pilot Carol Sugars on November 1 became the first flight crew to cross the U.S.