Environment

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

Aura Aero
Oct 20, 2021 - 10:41 AM
Japan Airlines could take up to 100 of Vertical Aerospace's eVTOL aircraft, and Amedeo has committed to Aura Aero's 19-seat hybrid-electric commuter.
747
Oct 19, 2021 - 9:22 AM
In collaboration with Boeing and World Energy, Rolls-Royce flew a Trent 1000 on a 747 testbed with unblended sustainable aviation fuel.
Oct 18, 2021 - 4:52 PM
A new company founded by Alaska Airlines, called Alaska Star Ventures, aims to advance emerging technologies geared toward neutralizing carbon emissions.
GKN Global Technology Center
Oct 18, 2021 - 9:52 AM
GKN's new UK global technology center is a hub collaboration with partners on new aerospace technologies, including new manufacturing techniques.
Phenom 100EV and Praetor 500
Oct 13, 2021 - 12:08 PM
Under its multifaceted sustainability plan, Embraer flew the four aircraft it is showing this week at the NBAA-BACE static display on sustainable fuel.
Oct 13, 2021 - 12:05 PM
The Brazilian OEM expects to reveal plans early next month for technologies to meet a 2050 net-zero emissions target for its current and future aircraft.
Oct 12, 2021 - 6:08 PM
It will take more work to meet the business aviation industry's new 2050 net-zero carbon emissions asperations.
Oct 12, 2021 - 5:19 PM
Industry targets net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050.
Atlantic Aviation refueller
Oct 12, 2021 - 11:58 AM
Atlantic Aviation is supplying sustainable aviation fuel for departing aircraft at its FBO at Harry Reid International Airport during NBAA-BACE.
Avfuel-branded SAF Tanker
Oct 12, 2021 - 9:00 AM
Avfuel has launched a book-and-claim program to spur industry use of SAF even where it isn't physically available.