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EY20 sustainable flight by Etihad Airways now on sale

October 11, 2021 by

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Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is inviting travellers to book its EY20 Sustainable Flight departing 23 October from London Heathrow to Abu Dhabi, to celebrate the latest anniversary of the Etihad Greenliner Programme. The Etihad Greenliner Programme – now two years old following its inception in 2019 – uses Etihad’s Boeing 787 […]

From test tube to barrel – Lufthansa invests in first industrially produced carbon-neutral, electricity-based kerosene made in Germany

October 10, 2021 by

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Lufthansa Group is partner and pilot customer of the world’s first production plant for power-to-liquid aviation fuels in Emsland, Germany Annual purchase of at least 25,000 litres agreed for at least five years Logistics companies Lufthansa Cargo and Kuehne+Nagel are among the first customers Power-to-liquid is considered as key technology for CO2-neutral flying The world’s […]

NASA Announces Media Briefing on New Hurricane Mission

November 4, 2016 by

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NASA will hold a media briefing at 1 p.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 10, to discuss the upcoming Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) mission, a constellation of eight microsatellites that will gather never-before-seen details on the formation and intensity of tropical cyclones and hurricanes. The briefing will be held in the James E. Webb Auditorium […]

Boeing, COMAC Expand Collaboration on Environmental Efficiency and Sustainable Growth

November 4, 2016 by

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Boeing-COMAC Sustainable Aviation Technology Center to pursue mutually beneficial research in materials recycling, air travel for aging populations, workplace safety PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) today signed a new agreement to expand their joint research collaboration in support of the long-term sustainable growth of commercial aviation. The two companies, […]

Turkish Airlines To Cut Fuel Costs Using Innovative Honeywell Connected Aircraft Software

October 13, 2016 by

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Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been selected by Turkish Airlines to provide its Fuel Efficiency software, part of Honeywell’s GoDirect suite of connected aircraft services, to reduce fuel use and associated costs. The software solution provides the airline with instant analytics and recommendations on an airplane’s current fuel consumption and ways to save fuel. Honeywell’s software, […]

Twenty years of commitment to climate research.

August 5, 2014 by

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Lufthansa has performed airborne measurements since August 1994 / Wide-ranging contribution to weather forecasting and climate models. The Lufthansa Group has been involved in climate research for 20 years. During this time, a number of Lufthansa passenger aircraft have been operating as “flying laboratories” with the aim of analyzing the composition of the middle atmosphere, […]

Study shows mallee based jet fuel has firm roots.

May 22, 2014 by

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Biofuel from Australia’s mallee tree is viable and sustainable. A two year study commissioned by Airbus and partners including Virgin Australia in 2012 into the practicability of using Australia’s mallee trees to make biofuels suitable for powering passenger jets has reported encouraging results. The report published by the Future Farm Industries Cooperative Centre (CRC) concludes […]

BRS Aerospace Joins Aviation Green Alliance as a Founding Member.

June 4, 2012 by

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The Lindbergh Foundation is pleased to announce that BRS Aerospace – designer, manufacturer, and seller of exceptionally reliable, innovative, and high quality safety and aerospace products – has joined the Aviation Green Alliance as a Founding Member. “We are thrilled that BRS Aerospace is joining our elite group of Aviation Green Alliance Founding Members,” said […]