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

December 2, 2021, 10:56 AM

Pratt & Whitney Launches Improved GTF for A320neo

The newly announced GTF Advantage will cut fuel burn by another 1 percent over the current version of the engine used in the Airbus A320neo.

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Nov 12, 2021 - 9:16 AM
Air Partner's sustainability strategy includes the use of carbon offsets.
Air bp tanker in Dubai
Nov 12, 2021 - 4:00 AM
Global fuel provider Air bp is working to help the aviation industry meet its sustainabilty goals.
GKN
Nov 12, 2021 (All day)
Most of the aviation industry expects to meet its net zero carbon goals through a mix of new technology and widespread use of sustainable aviation fuels.
Nov 11, 2021 - 3:52 PM
Gulfstream has signed the World Economic Forum’s Clean Skies for Tomorrow 2030 Ambition Statement, which seeks to boost jet biofuel use and supply.
NetJets Citation Latitude
Nov 11, 2021 - 11:03 AM
In the year since the launch of NetJets’ global sustainability program, the fractional provider has achieved some milestones.
Nov 11, 2021 - 6:32 AM
Clay Lacy began offering SAF in April as part of an larger effort to take a more sustainable approach throughout its business.
Airbus
Nov 11, 2021 - 1:00 AM
Aircraft manufacturer Airbus is exploring multiple angles and technological paths to decarbonize flight.
Marc Eudin, GAMA
Nov 10, 2021 - 5:06 PM
GAMA's Marc Ehudin described business aviation's new sustainability goals as Europe, the UK, and the U.S. discuss mandates, incentives.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg
Nov 10, 2021 - 1:06 PM
At the UN climate conference this week, an aviation industry users group was formed to promote investment and use of sustainable aviation fuel.
ZeroAvia ATR
Nov 10, 2021 - 11:17 AM
Leasing group Rose Cay and Irish freight airline ASL both say they will convert twin-turboprop aircraft such as the ATR 72 to hydrogen-electric propulsion.