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Environmental May 11, 2017
A green package

In June 2012, Airbus and Air Canada collaborated to conduct a “perfect flig...

Environmental July 18, 2016
Solar Impulse: Implications for commercial aviatio...

So, having had a look at various aspects of the Solar Impulse 2 (SI2) journ...

Environmental July 13, 2016
Solar Impulse: The journey

Hopefully by now you’ll be aware of a unique and exciting project that has ...

Environmental February 10, 2016
Strong support for the new ICAO CO2 Standard

The announcement late on Monday night of ICAO’s CO2 standard for new aircra...

Environmental February 09, 2016
Setting the standard

Today saw an historic development on the path towards a sustainable future ...

Environmental January 08, 2016
NASA’s work on new aviation technology

There has been a lot of news coverage recently about NASA’s work on develop...

Environmental June 03, 2015
3D printing creates big emissions savings

3D printing has been one of the stand-out innovations to come out of the la...

Environmental May 28, 2015
Fly your ideas

Today, we have finally found out the winner of Airbus’ ‘Fly Your Ideas’ com...

Environmental March 11, 2015
Efficiency 'bridges' pay off

Although it can take more than a decade to bring a new aircraft model to se...

Environmental February 10, 2015
Ceramic Matrix Composites

The aviation industry is always looking for ways to increase efficiency, wh...

Environmental January 21, 2015
Test flight of the world’s first hybrid aircraft e...

Everyone knows that the largest source of CO2 emissions in the aviation ind...

Environmental August 26, 2014
Back to the future in search of environmental perf...

The search for the environmentally perfect aircraft will continue for some ...