Environment

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

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
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.