Environment

Jul 5, 2014 - 12:25 AM
Emissions of particles from turbine engines have an impact on residents quite a distance downwind of major airports, according to a new study.
Jun 24, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Agency seeks more time to ponder whether to make the New York North Shore Helicopter Route permanent.
Jun 3, 2014 - 3:40 PM
Offshore Long Island route became mandatory in 2012 but is scheduled to expire under a sunset provision on August 6.
Jun 3, 2014 - 1:40 AM
Scientists used a Falcon 20 to fly into convective weather areas and gather data on the emerging safety issue of engine icing.
Jun 2, 2014 - 3:10 AM
Without FAA action the controversial route expires in August; helicopter association has an alternative noise-mitigation plan.
Jun 1, 2014 - 2:25 AM
The city of Santa Monica, Calif., is attempting to legislate limits on emissions from aircraft engines as a way of cutting traffic at Santa Monica Airport.
May 29, 2014 - 2:40 PM
MoU builds on a partnership formed in 2011 between Embraer, Boeing and research foundation Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa of the State of São Paulo.
May 19, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Patented optical Icing Conditions Detector provides an alert that icing conditions exist before ice can accrete on the aircraft.
May 3, 2014 - 6:01 AM
Africa has emerged as one of the bright spots of growth, and the jewel in the crown is Nigeria.
Apr 29, 2014 - 2:21 PM
The all-composite, electric E-Fan training aircraft is a technology experimental demonstrator.