Environment

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

January 18, 2022, 8:45 AM

Airbus To Lead Creation of Aircraft Lifecycle Center in China

A new facility in Chengdu, China, to dismantle and recycle aircraft will open by the end of 2023.

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Dec 17, 2021 - 11:17 AM
The certification applies to the Part 135 operator's FBO at Camarillo Airport in California.
Avgas truck and aircraft
Dec 15, 2021 - 1:52 PM
Aviation groups are protesting the decision by California’s Santa Clara County to ban the sale of 100LL aviation gasoline at two GA airports.
Dec 14, 2021 - 4:15 PM
ZeroAvia and De Havilland Aircraft of Canada have signed an MoU calling for development of a hydrogen-electric propulsion program for the Dash 8-400.
Clay Lacy Aviation tanker fueling aircraft
Dec 14, 2021 - 12:13 PM
Clay Lacy Aviation has become the first company certified under NATA’s recently launched Sustainability Standard for Aviation Businesses program.
aircraft taking off with SAF tanker nearby
Dec 14, 2021 - 10:46 AM
Looking to amplify its efforts to establish supply chains for sustainable aviation fuel, the FAA has awarded more than $14 million to university research.
Dec 13, 2021 - 12:37 PM
Joining Alaska Airlines in a $35 million round of financing, United Airlines has taken purchase rights on 100 of ZeroAvia’s hydrogen-electric powerplants.
Dec 13, 2021 - 10:28 AM
The partnership between AirGo and Victor is hoped to raise awareness and increased use of sustainable aviation fuel.
Dec 9, 2021 - 1:13 PM
4AIR has partnered with the Aviation Impact Accelerator (AIA)—led by the University of Cambridge—to help achieve further emissions reductions.
Scott Cutshall
Dec 9, 2021 - 9:07 AM
For business aircraft operators, the benefits of sustainability can yield competitive advantages, not just a smaller environmental footprint.
Dec 9, 2021 - 8:36 AM
Business aviation operators seeking to become more sustainable should set small goals and then increase it later, according to 4AIR COO Nancy Bsales.