Environment

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

From left: GE Honda Aero Engines board member Yoshihiko Wajima, GHAE executive v-p Shinji Tsukiyama, 4AIR president Kennedy Ricci, GHAE president Melvyn Heard, and GHAE board member Cristina Seda-Hoelle stand next to GE Honda Aero engine model
Nov 1, 2022 - 10:39 AM
Through a partnership with 4AIR, GE Honda Aero is offering its operators a range of carbon offset programs.
side of business jet looking toward engine and tail
Oct 25, 2022 - 10:56 AM
Environmental groups in France are calling for higher fuel taxes and per-flight fees on business jets to discourage their use and thus lessen emissions.
Sustainability wallpaper with green grass and trees and blue sky filled with puffy clouds
Oct 20, 2022 - 11:14 AM
NATA has issued new improvements to its Sustainability Standard for Aviation Businesses, which it launched last year.
Signature sustainable aviation fuel tanker truck on airport ramp
Oct 20, 2022 - 10:31 AM
Signature Aviation is now carrying sustainable aviation fuel at all 10 of its owned California locations.
GE Honda Aero Engines HF120 engine
Oct 20, 2022 - 8:32 AM
GE Honda Aero Engines reports successful conclusion to its 100 percent SAF test program on the HF-120 engine
EVO Fuels Booth, NBAA 2022
Oct 19, 2022 - 4:46 PM
EVO Fuels has invested in Zero Petroleum, which aims to produce net-zero-emission aviation fuels.
Wisk Cora (Photo: Mariano Rosales/AIN)
Oct 19, 2022 - 2:11 PM
Developers of new eVTOL and eSTOL aircraft got a lot of attention at this week's NBAA-BACE.
Eviation's all-electric Alice aircraft made its first flight on September 27, 2022.
Oct 19, 2022 - 1:52 PM
Parker Aerospace has expanded its capabilities in sustainable aviation technology following its recent acquisition of Meggitt.
Universal Hydrogen's 'iron bird' rig testing the architecture of the company's hydrogen-fuel-cell-based powertrain in preparation for first flight in a De Havilland Dash 8-300
Oct 19, 2022 - 1:47 PM
In a partnership with Aerotec, Universal Hydrogen is preparing a Dash 8-300 fitted with a hydrogen-fuel-cell-based powertrain for its first flight.
NBAA22 Newsmakers Luncheon
Oct 18, 2022 - 5:08 PM
NBAA's sustainability lunch at BACE examined the challenges faced by the industry as it tackles decarbonization.