Environment

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

CO2
Jan 26, 2021 - 9:40 AM
The Covid crisis resulted in aviation emissions falling by more than half last year, according to Eurocontrol.
Jan 22, 2021 - 12:38 PM
Aviation’s commitment to reduce carbon emissions by 50 percent by 2050 will require jets to fly on 100-percent SAF well before then, says Boeing.
Jan 21, 2021 - 10:31 AM
The FAA is undertaking a range of noise research and released the results of one such study that found annoyance to aircraft noise intensifying.
Avfuel
Jan 12, 2021 - 11:19 AM
Avfuel has inked a strategic partnership with sustainable aviation fuel provider Neste to create continous SAF supplies for its U.S. customers.
Signature SAF tanker
Jan 8, 2021 - 11:54 AM
Signature Aviation has been awarded a grade of “A” by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), an environmental non-profit.
Dec 29, 2020 - 10:30 AM
The U.S. EPA issued a final rule on greenhouse gas emission standards for large turbine airplanes, aligning them with ICAO standards.
Conseil et Technique IP2
Dec 29, 2020 - 8:34 AM
Conseil et Technique believes it can make electric power work for airliners by moving propulsion hardware off wings and to the rear of the fuselage.
D328 eco
Dec 21, 2020 - 10:30 AM
Deutsche Aircraft believes a slow recovery from Covid will inspire airlines to exploit the cost efficiency of turboprop aircraft like its new D328eco.
Faradair BEHA
Dec 17, 2020 - 7:06 AM
Honeywell, MagniX, Cambridge Consultants and Nova Systems named as program partners for Faradair's Bio Electric Hybrid Aircraft.
ZEROe
Dec 15, 2020 - 9:30 AM
A new design featuring six eight-bladed pods mounted beneath the aircraft wing represents Airbus’s latest effort to “scale up” hydrogen-powered engines.