Environment

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

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 .
May 28, 2019 - 1:44 PM
The Dutch airline’s 10-year commitment is part of a new SAF production plant in the Netherlands.
Orphan rhinos
May 23, 2019 - 2:25 AM
The Swiss fuel provider has contributed directly to the support of wildlife conservation projects around the globe.
May 22, 2019 - 4:20 AM
The fuel provider supplied SAFJ to France's Caen-Carpiquet and Sweden's Stockholm-Arlanda Airports ahead of the fly-in to Geneva
May 21, 2019 - 11:43 AM
Gulfstream's G550 set an SAFJ-powered city-pair speed record en route to EBACE.