Environment

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

Jul 10, 2020 - 7:24 AM
From July 28 to 30, the Electric Aircraft Symposium will focus on both eVTOL models and electric fixed-wing aircraft.
HyPoint hydrogen fuel cells
Jul 10, 2020 - 5:47 AM
HyPoint says it will have a 150 kW hydrogen fuel system ready to deliver for an eVTOL or electric fixed-wing aircraft by early 2022.
UDRI researcher examining SAF sample
Jul 6, 2020 - 4:48 PM
A new process that provides a renewable fuel component earlier in the fuel refining procedure has been approved by ASTM, the governing body on fuel safety.
Jul 1, 2020 - 2:11 PM
ICAO’s decision to change the baseline date for Corsia’s emissions calculation has drawn condemnation from environmentalists but applause from airlines.
Farnborough 2018
Jul 1, 2020 - 9:49 AM
FIA Connect will feature a busy program of webinars and conferences, as well as a Meet the Buyer event and online meetings for young people.
Global 7500
Jun 30, 2020 - 9:05 AM
Through the publication of an Environmental Product Declaration, Bombardier is providing full transparency for the Global 7500's life-cycle footprint.
Jun 25, 2020 - 10:09 AM
Sameer Saveni from UK industry group ADS says UAM pioneers have reached an inflection point from which a smaller number of eVTOL contenders will emerge.
Jun 24, 2020 - 12:26 PM
ICAO announced it has officially launched the CORSIA Central Registry, which will serve as the program's main data storage hub.
Jun 24, 2020 - 11:02 AM
Thirteen organizations issued an open letter today to EU ministers and European commissioners calling for more green investments.
Jun 23, 2020 - 6:44 PM
Sven Koechler is looking to increase the percentage of aircraft materials that can be recycled while creating social opportunites at the same time.