Environment

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

SAF tanker at airport
Apr 22, 2020 - 12:45 PM
The price of petroleum-based jet-A has fallen because of the Covid-19 crisis, but the industry still looks to SAF use to reach environmental goals.
Farnborough Airport
Apr 22, 2020 - 9:29 AM
The UK's Farnborough Airport spent nine years making the changes that resulted in it becoming the world's first carbon neutral business aviation airport.
Apr 14, 2020 - 11:02 AM
NBAA welcomed the release of the supersonic NPRM as a positive, but the Center for Biological Diversity fears it could be disastrous to the environment.
Apr 7, 2020 - 6:19 AM
Foresight Aerospace's Sustainable Aviation and Urban Air Mobility conference will include eVTOL program leaders, regulators and technology specialists.
Mar 16, 2020 - 2:38 PM
Gardn, Canada's green aviation technology incubator, sees SAF development as key to meeting the nation's aviation environment goals.
Mar 10, 2020 - 9:32 AM
The Wichita airframer estimates a nearly 22 percent rate savings under the 20-year agreement to buy wind power.
Mar 6, 2020 - 6:59 AM
The Netherlands remains committed to imposing a mandate to blend lower-carbon sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) with jet-A from 2023.
Mar 4, 2020 - 6:07 AM
The Community Air Mobility Initiative is working with the UAM industry to win public acceptance for eVTOL aircraft operations in urban areas.
INAEC Aviation Bell 429
Feb 25, 2020 - 6:35 AM
Helicopter rideshare program Ascent is talking to eVTOL aircraft developers about service entry in Asia, while stepping up carbon offsetting.
Feb 14, 2020 - 12:09 PM
The US airline commits to fully offset carbon emissions starting March 1.