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Denmark aims for all domestic flights to be green by 2030

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The Danish government has set itself the ambitious goal of making all Danish domestic flights green by 2030, Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said on...

Brussels Airport officially launches Stargate project for greener aviation

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Brussels Airport’s Stargate project, which has received a grant within the European Green deal, has been officially launched. In the next five years, Brussels...

Europeans for Fair Competition (E4FC) welcomes the ambition of the “Fit for 55” package but calls for a competitive and sustainable aviation industry on a global level

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Europeans for Fair Competition (E4FC) supports the ambition of the European Commission to reduce carbon emissions but sees the need to introduce smart measures...

The European Commission’s ambitious “Fit for 55” package must drive decarbonisation while ensuring a level playing field for EU airlines, says Airlines for Europe

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Fit for 55 (FF55) policies should support future industry investments in new aircraft technologies and sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) – two key tools...

Grass cuttings from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol recycled into panels

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Schiphol and ECORⓇ are going to be making products out of grass on a large scale. Every year, ECORⓇ will produce 100,000 square metres...

Belgian Air Navigation Service Provider skeyes helps Liege Airport to bolster its environmental strategy

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With the launch of Collaborative Environmental Management (CEM) at Liege Airport, skeyes is not a new player to the game. The air navigation service...

DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo launch regular CO2-neutral freight connection from Europe to China

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<strong">Weekly cargo flight rotations from Frankfurt to Shanghai • 100% real carbon dioxide avoidance through Sustainable Aviation Fuel • 20,250 tonnes fewer greenhouse gases...

Ryanair joins ambitious initiative to support sustainable aviation fuels (SAF)

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Ryanair has joined the ambitious “Fuelling Flight Initiative” in its commitment to supporting Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAFs) as an essential element to achieve net-zero carbon...

EUROCONTROL data snapshot: Half of CO2 emissions come from just 6% of flights: the long-haul ones

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For some routes, only aviation can provide a timely connection. This is true for some shorter hops, over water or where a land connection...

British Airways invests in second sustainable fuel plant

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British Airways is investing in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) technology provider and SAF producer LanzaJet as the company builds its first commercial-scale plant...

Air France – KLM launches its “Sustainable Aviation Fuel” programme dedicated to corporate customers

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Air France-KLM is launching an innovative programme enabling companies to play an active role in the future of sustainable travel. Air France and KLM Corporate...

Aviation industry welcomes European Commission’s Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy as it readies decarbonisation roadmap

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Five leading European aviation associations, representing aircraft manufacturers, airlines, airports and air navigation service providers have welcomed the ambition of the European Commission’s Sustainable...

Four countries join to offer new lines for night train traffic

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Germany, Austria, France and Switzerland are expanding their successful partnership in night train traffic • Strong night train network is an important milestone on...

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo introduces “Cargo SAF” (Sustainable Aviation Fuel) Programme

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Structural collaboration with freight customers for more Sustainable Aviation Fuel Today, Air France KLM Martinair (AFKLMP) Cargo launches the Cargo SAF Programme, enabling freight forwarders and...

Greenpeace asks the European Commission to ban short-haul flights

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On 24 November 2020, the European unit of Greenpeace issued a position paper on the impact of aviation on the climate. A new study published...

Aviation leaders call for a blending mandate to ramp-up adoption of Sustainable Aviation Fuels

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Industry defines policy package required to reach net-zero targets Corporate members of the Clean Skies for Tomorrow initiative (CST) have developed a joint strategy for accelerating...

Greenpeace could take legal action against state aid granted to Brussels Airlines

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Greenpeace 'does not exclude' taking legal action to challenge the aid granted by Belgium to Brussels Airlines, in a similar way the NGO has...

Norwegian commits to reduce CO2 emissions by 45 percent by 2030

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Today Norwegian has launched a new environmental sustainability strategy that will begin immediately and deliver several industry leading targets. Cutting CO2 emissions by 45...

For sustainable air transport: French pilots’ union SNPL supports a minimum price for airline tickets

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SNPL, the National Airline Pilots Union, in the context of reducing the climate footprint of air transport, calls for the establishment at European level...

Airbus starts Hamburg deliveries with sustainable aviation fuel

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Airbus is expanding its sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) operations, now including aircraft deliveries from its site in Hamburg, Germany. Air Transat took delivery of...

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