Environment

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

May 24, 2017 - 8:23 AM
Bombardier's EBACE demonstration fleet made its final lap to this year's EBACE powered by biofuel.
May 19, 2017 - 1:00 PM
The U.S. aviaton services provider chain is a recent addition to Avfuel's global dealer network
Mar 9, 2017 - 2:44 AM
Infrastructure, technology and alternative fuels are on the industry's radar to reduce environment impact, and save money.
Feb 6, 2017 - 11:10 AM
NBAA says the exemption of international operations supports the need for a global approach to emissions policy.
Feb 6, 2017 - 10:34 AM
The standard comes as a number of manufacturers have hybrid and/or electric projects underway.
Feb 1, 2017 - 11:26 AM
Swedish airline BRA flies ATR 72-600 fueled with 45-percent cooking oil
Jan 18, 2017 - 2:19 PM
The Biogenic C02 Coalition claims EPA's aircraft emissions endangerment finding is illegal because of its treatment of certain biogenic emissions.
Jan 12, 2017 - 11:12 AM
The 500-mile January 11 flight from Sydney to Melbourne, Australia, involved a diesel-powered Van's RV-9A fueled in part by plastic waste.
Dec 19, 2016 - 11:52 AM
The EU’s emissions trading scheme could resume in January for international flights, creating friction with ICAO’s developing CORSIA plan
Nov 1, 2016 - 12:07 PM
Sustainable Aviation Technology Center to pursue research in materials recycling, air travel for aging populations, workplace safety