Textron Aviation has announced the confirmed order of the first 20 Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircraft by Surf Air Mobility Inc. This development underlines the advancing exclusive relationship between both companies. It supports Surf Air Mobility’s plan to introduce an electrified version of the Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircraft.
American Airlines has recently entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Brazilian aerospace conglomerate Embraer. This partnership marks the airline’s induction into Embraer’s Energia Advisory Group. The Energia Advisory Group is a coalition of aviation stakeholders boasting a roster of airlines, lessors, suppliers, and specialists. United in purpose, this collective supports the development of Embraer’s Energia sustainable aircraft.
Holiday giant TUI has fully implemented the SITA OptiClimb® solution across all five airlines as part of the group’s sustainability agenda to reduce airline emissions. This announcement follows the success of TUI’s partial deployment of the SITA technology, which saved TUI up to 200 kg of fuel and 600 kg of CO2 per aircraft per day.
A Giant Leap for Green Aviation: Rolls-Royce and easyJet Mark Key Milestone in Hydrogen-Powered Flight
The aviation industry is on the brink of a green revolution. Leading this charge are iconic power and propulsion experts, Rolls-Royce, and Europe’s low-cost airline, easyJet.
From Scandinavia to the Whole of Europe: Travel Sustainably with SWISS’s Green Fares SWISS International Air Lines has announced its innovative ‘Green Fares’ expansion across… Read More »SWISS Extends Green Fares Across Europe
On September 26, 2023, sustainable aviation’s future made a giant leap forward amidst the Mojave Desert’s vast expanse. Universal Hydrogen Co launched a flight test campaign for its hydrogen-powered regional aircraft at the Mojave Air & Space Port.
Planning to attend the UN World Climate Conference COP28 in Dubai this year? The Lufthansa Group has rolled out an extraordinary sustainable travel package for eco-conscious travelers from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Belgium. Read on to discover the unique features of this special fare, available with Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, SWISS, and Brussels Airlines.
When it comes to environmental sustainability in aviation, most of the attention is usually focused on fuel emissions. However, another essential aspect often goes unnoticed: an aircraft’s End-of-Life (EoL) stage. Recently, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) took a pioneering step in this field by releasing a comprehensive study titled ‘Assessment of the environmental sustainability status in the Aviation Maintenance and Production Organisation (M&P) Domain.’
United Airlines has appointed Michael Leskinen as its new Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President. The announcement also confirms Leskinen’s inclusion into United’s Executive Team.
The hydrogen economy is gaining traction, and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is ready to embrace it. The airport is part of a ground-breaking partnership that aims to propel the East Midlands into a sustainable future powered by hydrogen. Dubbed “East Midlands Hydrogen,” the alliance is set to provide a new 100% hydrogen pipeline that promises to bring economic and environmental gains to the region.
Replacing 30 conventional hide drums with 14 advanced super drums, Muirhead can now process larger batches with significant enhancements in environmental footprint.
ZeroAvia has announced that Airbus, Barclays Sustainable Impact Capital, and NEOM have co-led the company’s latest financing round.
Universal Hydrogen has achieved an important milestone in its mission to convert regional airplanes to fly on hydrogen in the coming years.
Schiphol is rapidly positioning itself at the lead of sustainable travel solutions. The airport’s current construction of a state-of-the-art car rental hub is a testament to this commitment. It will offer an unprecedented opportunity for travelers to rent electric vehicles (EVs).
The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) is gearing up for an enhanced environmental role. The European Union (EU) is delegating new responsibilities to EASA… Read More »EASA Takes the Lead in the Push to Decarbonize Aviation
Cemvita Corporation and United Airlines have joined hands in an offtake arrangement to supply up to 1 billion gallons of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) from Cemvita’s cutting-edge full-scale SAF plant.
The adoption of European legislation on Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), dubbed the ReFuelEU Aviation Regulation, marks a defining moment in the European aviation industry’s journey towards sustainability. Here’s how this legislation is set to change the future of flying.
DCC & Shell Aviation Denmark have secured a significant sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) supply in response to growing airline demand. A historic delivery was made on September 10th to Oiltanking Copenhagen’s terminal, setting the foundation for regular supplies to Denmark’s aviation sector.
In a bold move towards aviation sustainability, Airbus has teamed up with DG Fuels, LLC (“DGF”), an up-and-coming pioneer in the field of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF).
Europe’s airline trade association, Airlines for Europe (A4E), has appointed Laurent Donceel as its Deputy Managing Director. A4E advocates for airline members and the flying… Read More »Laurent Donceel Appointed Deputy Managing Director at Airlines for Europe (A4E)
A greener future for aviation is in the making. The New Zealand Hydrogen Aviation Consortium aims to pave the way for green hydrogen aviation in New Zealand.
Aviation technology leader SITA has published its Passenger Insights Report 2023. It shows the results of a comprehensive passenger survey conducted at the beginning of… Read More »Passengers’ Top Questions On Sustainability: SITA Reports
PriestmanGoode (PG) and Lantal have combined their innovative strengths. This collaboration showcases the infinite potential of digital processes in reducing manufacturing waste. Lantal’s award-winning DIGITAL DEEP DYEING technology has allowed PG to craft three exceptional carpet designs in three distinct colorways.
Air BP, the leading global aviation fuel products and service supplier, clinched the Sustainability Initiative of the Year Award for 2023, as announced by Australian… Read More »Air BP Earns Australian Aviation’s Sustainability Initiative of the Year Award 2023
Korean Air, a leading player in the aviation industry, has recently unveiled its new initiative to push for cleaner skies. On September 1, 2023, the airline announced the launch of the Cargo Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) Program.
Milan’s prominent airports, Linate and Malpensa, are making major strides in combatting climate change with the groundbreaking eMAGO project. The initiative is set to revolutionize how aircraft and airport vehicles operate, significantly reducing emissions.
Brisbane Airport warns a new flight-cut proposal by the Australian Greens party could have significant negative repercussions in Queensland.
Europe witnesses a significant breakthrough in sustainability as Finavia takes the lead. The airport operator is piloting hydrogen for heavy airport equipment at Helsinki Airport.
Ensuring uninterrupted communication is crucial in an era where climate change intensifies natural disasters. The German Aerospace Center (DLR) recognized this pressing need and introduced… Read More »DLR Design Challenge 2023: Innovating the Skies to Restore Internet Connectivity
Wizz Air has committed to sustainable operations. The latest in its green initiatives, the WIZZ Sustainability Ambassador program, aims to promote sustainability awareness across its vast network.