Environment

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

Gulfstream SAF badge
Oct 22, 2020 - 12:35 PM
Gulfstream noted in its sustainability webinar yesterday that it has received more than 1.2 million gallons of SAF since March 2016.
SAF tanker at airport
Oct 16, 2020 - 12:06 PM
As SAF supplies continue to rise, some see the sustainable fuel in as much as 20 percent of the jet fuel consumed in North America by 2030.
Oct 15, 2020 - 12:15 PM
Fractional share provider NetJets today unveiled its global sustainability program.
Bio Fuel
Oct 13, 2020 - 8:00 AM
Sustainability remains one of the foremost topics in aviation, and the widespread adoption of sustainable fuels is crucial to meeting its goals.
Oct 12, 2020 - 1:08 PM
CBAA has launched a website to emphasize the contribution in reducing emissions by Canada’s own business aviation operations and the industry in general.
Ampaire's EEL
Oct 12, 2020 - 11:00 AM
Aircraft propulsion systems integrator Ampaire set a new flight record for its hybrid-electric powered EEL aircraft on October 8.
Red Rock Biofuels plant in Lakeview, Ore.
Oct 8, 2020 - 11:46 AM
Shell Aviation has agreed on a purchase agreement for sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) with Colorado-based Red Rock Biofuels.
CAE simulator bay
Oct 7, 2020 - 10:10 AM
CAE has laid claim as the first Canadian aerospace company to become carbon neutral.
Dornier 228 MTU
Oct 6, 2020 - 11:45 AM
MTU Aero Engines and DLR have started work on their converted hydrogen-powered Dornier 228 aircraft, but also see direct combustion as an option.
787-10
Oct 1, 2020 - 10:00 AM
The 787-10 ecoDemonstrator homes in on noise mitigation and more direct flight routing.