Environment

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

Jun 18, 2019 - 9:08 AM
Nordic Aviation Capital inks a LOI for up to 105 ATR 42/72-600s
Rolls-Royce’s Ultrafan
Jun 18, 2019 - 7:44 AM
Aircraft OEMs came together in Paris to make the joint statement on sustainability in aviation—including Airbus, Boeing, Rolls-Royce and GE.
early illustration of nybrid propulsion Daher TBM
Jun 17, 2019 - 8:38 AM
French companies anticipate first flight of the demonstrator, based on the TBM platform, in 2022.
magni500
Jun 17, 2019 - 6:29 AM
U.S. company’s motors selected by Eviation for Alice, and by Harbour Air for its seaplanes.
Jun 17, 2019 - 3:27 AM
The airline will eliminate 1,300 tons of single-use plastic by year-end.
Eviation
Jun 16, 2019 - 7:28 AM
The Alice all-electric aircraft makes its debut at Paris, while Airbus is displaying its Vahana VTOL concept.
Jun 15, 2019 - 8:21 AM
U.S. company is offering customers the option of using biofuel on delivery flights.
Boom Overture SST
Jun 15, 2019 - 4:00 AM
Completion of Boom's XB-1 demonstrator is expected by year’s end, first flight in early 2020.
Airbus algae
Jun 14, 2019 - 8:00 AM
Airbus's low-emissions research spans carbon-absorbing algae, synthetic spider silk, and hybrid-electric propulsion.
Jun 3, 2019 - 9:47 AM
IATA calls for governmental support in sustainable fuels and CORSIA to help "decarbonize" the industry .