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April 8, 2021, 12:50 PM

Signature Flight Support Pumps 1M Gallons of SAF at SFO

Signature Flight Support has pumped more than one million gallons of sustainable aviation fuel at San Francisco International Airport.

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Mar 30, 2021 - 10:28 AM
While Airbus pursues a hydrogen-powered airplane design, creating the conditions for its application must take priority.
SAF tanker at London Biggin HIll Airport
Mar 29, 2021 - 3:49 PM
London Biggin Hill Airport is the latest to offer continuous supplies of sustainable aviation fuel.
Mar 29, 2021 - 11:05 AM
Planning to complete its UltraFan demonstrator by year-end, Rolls begins to build the engine’s first example in Derby, UK.
Bell's Forth Worth Texas Training Academy
Mar 29, 2021 - 8:50 AM
Bell will begin incorporating sustainable aviation fuel in all operations at its training academy and for use by its customer demonstration fleet.
Heart ES-19
Mar 26, 2021 - 10:16 AM
A dozen airlines have now signed letters of interest covering potential orders for more than 300 of Heart Aerospace's all-electric 19-seat aircraft.
Mar 23, 2021 - 10:53 AM
The Swedish government will introduce takeoff and landing charges to encourage airlines to use more fuel-efficient aircraft with lower emissions.
Mar 22, 2021 - 3:53 PM
The chief executive of European LCC EasyJet sees hydrogen and electric propulsion as the best solution for short-haul flights.
Clay Lacy SAF tanker
Mar 22, 2021 - 11:56 AM
California-based Clay Lacy has become the latest FBO operator to announce it will continually stock sustainable aviation fuel.
Mar 22, 2021 - 12:20 AM
Researchers in the U.S. have developed a process to make SAF from discarded food and sewage.
Granite Air Center at Lebanon Muncipal Airport in New Hampshire
Mar 19, 2021 - 11:58 AM
World Fuel Services announced this week that 43 members of its sponsored Air Elite FBO Network achieved carbon neutrality in their operations for 2019.