Sustainable Aviation

KLM launches new series of biofuel flights from Oslo to Amsterdam

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines today launched a series of around 80 biofuel flights from Oslo to Amsterdam operated with an EMBRAER 190. The remaining...

Boeing supports ICAO aircraft CO2 emissions standard

Real progress to reduce aviation CO2 emissions Boeing today released the following statement: "Boeing commends the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection...

Airbus commends global agreement on CO2 Standard

Major achievement to reduce CO2 emissions from civil aircraft Airbus welcomes the CO2 emissions standard for commercial airplanes proposed by the International Civil Aviation Organization...

New ICAO aircraft CO2 standard one step closer to final adoption

An eagerly awaited aircraft CO2 emissions standard made further and important headway today at the UN’s International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The new environmental measure...

Port of Seattle partners with Alaska Airlines and Boeing on plan to supply sustainable aviation biofuel at Sea-Tac Airport

Biofuel use for all Sea-Tac flights to reduce carbon emissions and support aviation biofuel development in Pacific Northwest The Port of Seattle, Alaska Airlinesand Boeing...

IATA Statement on the successful conclusion of the COP21 in Paris

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released the following statement from its Director General and CEO Tony Tyler on the conclusion of the COP...

Boeing, Canadian aviation industry launch sustainable aviation biofuel project

Aviation industry, research institutions collaborate to make jet fuel from forest residues Boeing, the University of British Columbia (UBC) and SkyNRG, with support from Canada's...

AEA supports open letter urging governments to deliver on aviation industry’s climate goals

The Association of European Airlines (AEA) endorses an open letter sent to government by  a group of 28 aviation industry chief executive officers and...

Gulfstream recognised for sustainability initiative in ‘Aviation Climate Solutions’

Study Highlights Employee Green Teams And Renewable Fuels Agreement Two Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. sustainability initiatives have been recognized in Aviation Climate Solutions, a collection of...

Bombardier’s contributions to civil aviation climate actions recognized

Contributions to reduction in overall aircraft emissions cited in Aviation Climate Solutions report Three Bombardier initiatives recognized Bombardier is proud to be showcased in Air Transport...

Solar Impulse 2: no more flight before Spring 2016

IRREVERSIBLE DAMAGE TO OVERHEATED BATTERIES IN SI2 PUSHES THE SECOND HALF OF ROUND-THE-WORLD SOLAR FLIGHT TO EARLY SPRING 2016. Despite the hard work of the team to...

Solar Impulse 2 diverted to and landed in Nagoya (Japan)

Unfortunately the current weather window to reach Hawaii has closed. The cold front is too dangerous to cross, so we have decided to land...

Boeing to showcase sustainable aviation biofuel at Expo Milano 2015

Boeing will showcase its global efforts to develop sustainable aviation biofuel at Expo Milano 2015’s USA Pavilion, which highlights American industry, products and entrepreneurship...

TUI partners with Boeing on ecoDemonstrator programme

TUI Travel PLC is pleased to announce its partnership with Boeing for the next part of the Boeing ecoDemonstrator programme. The programme aims to...

The “Solar Impulse 2” pilots announce the route of their Round-The-World flight

After the Solar Impulse prototype’s 8 world records, when it became the first solar airplane ever to fly through the night, between two continents,...

Lufthansa Group aircraft fly from Oslo on biokerosene

The aviation group’s next step in its use of alternative fuels From next year the Lufthansa Group will be fuelling their aircraft at Oslo airport...
Sustainable Aviation (SA), a coalition of the UK’s airlines, airports, manufacturers and air navigation service provider NATS, has launched its latest Road-Map, which considers the opportunities for sustainable aviation fuels.

Road-map to multi-million pound sustainable aviation fuels industry launched

Sustainable Aviation (SA), a coalition of the UK’s airlines, airports, manufacturers and air navigation service provider NATS, has launched its latest Road-Map, which considers...