Home Miscellaneous Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF)

Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF)

Aviation industry announces establishment of the “Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability” (CoSAFA)

0
The aviation industry announced that – to build on its already impressive scope of activities for reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions – they are...

Airbus further reduces its Beluga fleet’s environmental impact 

0
Airbus has taken the next step in reducing its industrial carbon footprint with the maiden flight of a Beluga super-transporter using sustainable aviation fuel...

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

0
<strong">Weekly cargo flight rotations from Frankfurt to Shanghai • 100% real carbon dioxide avoidance through Sustainable Aviation Fuel • 20,250 tonnes fewer greenhouse gases...

Aviation leaders (Airbus, DLR, Rolls-Royce, Neste) launch first in-flight 100% sustainable aviation fuel emissions study on commercial passenger jet

0
A team of aerospace specialists has launched the world’s first in-flight emissions study using 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on a wide-body commercial passenger...

Pilots join initiative to ramp up use of Sustainable Aviation Fuels

0
Europe’s pilot community is joining a coalition of aviation and environmental organisations, calling for a ramp-up of Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAFs) as a scalable,...

British Airways partners with ZeroAvia to speed-up the switch to hydrogen-powered passenger aircraft

2
ZeroAvia recently completed the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell powered flight of a commercial-grade aircraft as it aims to accelerate the world’s transition...

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

0
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...

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

0
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

1
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...

Air France and the Solar Impulse Foundation call for solutions for the future of sustainable aviation

0
The aim of this partnership is to accelerate the implementation of economically and ecologically viable solutions in the aviation industry. Air France and the Solar...

[Behind the scenes] Brussels Airport unveils two brand new ‘state of the art’ energy-efficient fire stations

0
On 11 March, Brussels Airport unveiled two brand new 'state of the art' energy-efficient fire stations. The Belgian press was invited to witness the...

A4E welcomes provisional agreement to prolong “Stop the Clock” of the EU ETS for aviation

0
Call on EU ambassadors, European Parliament and Council to adopt new regulation by end of this year. Deal reduces risk of coexistence of...

IATA: EU Renewable Energy Directive must prioritize sustainable aviation fuels

0
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the European Commission’s revision of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) to incentivize sustainable fuels, and urged policy-makers...

Following the first round-the-world solar flight, the Solar Impulse Foundation launches the “World Alliance for Clean Technologies”

0
The Solar Impulse Foundation launched the World Alliance for Clean Technologies today during COP22, as a legacy to the first ever solar flight around...

ATR attends UN Climate Change Conference COP22 in Marrakech

0
ATR is present at the high-profile UN Climate Change Conference COP22, in Marrakech, Morocco, from November 7-18, 2016. ATR is an integral partner and advocate in...

KLM to operate biofuel flights out of Los Angeles

0
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has signed a three-year contract for the supply of sustainable biofuel in Los Angeles. This means that KLM will purchase...

Historic aviation carbon agreement moves a step closer

0
IATA urges States to sign-up for voluntary implementation Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expressed optimism for an agreement on a Carbon Offset...

Solvay proudly sides with Solar Impulse 2 on its final world flight

0
Solvay is delighted to accompany Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg in the second and final part of their world tour with Solar Impulse 2...

KLM launches new series of biofuel flights from Oslo to Amsterdam

0
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

0
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...

Aviation24.be latest