Environment

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

Oct 16, 2018 - 9:29 AM
While commerical aviation has made forays into the use of sustainable alternative jet fuels, business aviation has lagged behind.
Oct 9, 2018 - 1:56 PM
A summer night flying restriction at London Luton and Stansted airports that affected FBOs at those 24-hour airports is due to return next year.
MagniX electric motor test
Sep 27, 2018 - 9:02 AM
MagniX has successfully tested a 350 HP all-electric motor with an aircraft propeller on a Cessna Iron Bird.
Sep 18, 2018 - 11:59 AM
The Center for Biological Diversity has filed a lawsuit requesting documents on the failure to create jet emission standards.
Aug 28, 2018 - 10:09 AM
Indian government readies national policy on commitment to alternative fuels
Air BP fueling
Aug 9, 2018 - 12:41 PM
LABACE sees Air BP South America highlighting its new carbon-emissions offset initiative for Brazilian bizav operators.
Delivering boxed sea turtles at the airport
Jul 24, 2018 - 4:48 PM
General/business aviation charity Turtles Fly Too is looking for volunteer pilots and aircraft owners to help transport some aquatic hitchhikers.
man with aircraft cabin seats
Jul 17, 2018 - 8:00 AM
New vibration and environmental testing center has added an important capability to the UK aerospace industry.
Jul 16, 2018 - 5:24 AM
With help from the UK government and partners Shell and British Airways, U.S.-based Velocys will progress with a waste-to-jet fuel project in the UK.
Jul 16, 2018 - 3:18 AM
Key decisions on offset and biofuel criteria pushed back.