Environment

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

Jul 18, 2019 - 10:05 AM
The California-based manufacturer of the Electric EEL, which is a retrofit of a Cessna 337 Skymaster, will begin accepting letters of intent at AirVenture.
Jul 18, 2019 - 9:36 AM
EU airlines label eco-taxes as a missed opportunity to decarbonize the industry.
Eco-Aviation Foundation launch reception
Jul 15, 2019 - 12:19 PM
With its official launch reception, the Eco-Aviation Foundation is on a mission to foster awareness and adoption of electric and hybrid aircraft.
Jul 9, 2019 - 1:45 PM
The new levy will come into force in 2020 and will range from €1.5 per ticket in economy to €18 in business class.
Jul 8, 2019 - 2:04 PM
The UK engine maker is teaming with the state of Brandenburg to create a regional ecosystem for hybrid- electric power and propulsion activities.
Jul 2, 2019 - 5:51 PM
Victor pledges reduction in carbon emissions from charter flights, promotion of sustainable alternative fuels.
Jul 1, 2019 - 11:39 AM
The U.S. airframer expects to test 50 technology projects this fall.
Uber Elevate
Jun 28, 2019 - 4:00 PM
Uber's two-day June summit in Washington, D.C., laid out its ambitious air mobility plans, tempered a bit by regulators' remarks.
Eviation's Alice
Jun 21, 2019 - 5:21 AM
The challenges of greener operations are daunting, but the rewards are clear and compelling.
Jun 19, 2019 - 10:02 AM
Modification work to install and certify the 750-hp magni500 electric propulsion system on Cessna 208 already underway