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E-fuel test facility
Apr 28, 2023 - 2:48 PM
With the transition from fossil fuels underway in the aviation sector, a study from Atkins looks at the energy demands needed to fuel the future.
A Reliable Robotics Cessna 208 Caravan is pictured in flight.
Apr 27, 2023 - 12:20 PM
Autonomous aviation company Reliable Robotics partners with NASA to improve safety of remotely-piloted aircraft in the National Airspace System.
US Airways Boeing 737-300 in flight with another airliner overhead
Apr 27, 2023 - 11:36 AM
An independent team established by the FAA of six aviation experts will recommend safety improvements in the nation’s air traffic system.
Scotland's Inverness Airport
Apr 21, 2023 - 11:45 AM
Inverness Airport in Scotland is the first of the HIAL Group's 11 airports to offer a steady supply of sustainable aviation fuel.
Freedom Pines SAF plant in Georgia under construction
Apr 20, 2023 - 4:05 PM
Looking toward completion later this year, work continues on LanzaJet's first full-scale sustainable aviation fuel plant, taking shape in Georgia.
Company executives from Cespa and Apical and local officials at the joint venture announcement
Apr 19, 2023 - 3:16 PM
Global companies Apical and Cepsa have formed a joint venture to build a major biofuel plant in Spain.
Epic Flight Academy
Apr 19, 2023 - 6:13 AM
In a partnership between FEAM Aero and Epic Flight Academy, a new school to develop aircraft maintenance technicians will open in 2024 at KCVG Airport.
World Energy's SAF production facility in Paramount, California.
Apr 11, 2023 - 1:38 PM
A study released this week by Exactitude Consultancy sees the SAF market growing by more than 60 percent a year through 2029.
An engineer looks at a holographic diagram of an airplane
Apr 10, 2023 - 8:21 AM
The FAA has awarded $19 million in research grants to 14 universities in an effort to reduce noise pollution associated with aviation.
Flasks of SAF in lab
Mar 29, 2023 - 1:34 PM
The GAO says government departments should develop performance measures for reaching sustainable aviation fuel goals.