Case studies

Circular economy
Reduce, reuse and recycle

Waste minimisation efforts have grown increasingly important for airlines a...

Value to the economy
The impact of COVID-19 on Africa’s safaris

In Africa, tourism is a $39 billion industry, while safari travels account ...

Circular economy
Minimising food waste

Initiatives by airlines and airports to reduce food waste have gained momen...

Disaster response
Weather forecasts affected by lack of air travel

The impact of Covid-19 has become a cause for concern for the World Meteoro...

Environmental
C Series environmental credentials

When we discuss the environmental performance of aircraft and engines, we o...

Environmental
NASA’s continuing work on aviation technology

For the world’s leading civil aerospace manufacturers, researching new, mor...

Environmental
The first solar-powered airport

Solar panels being used at an airport is not an entirely new concept. Airpo...

Environmental
A Standard for CO2

The beginning of 2016 saw a historic milestone passed in the field of aviat...

Environmental
Insect-repellant coating

There have been many innovative solutions to improving fuel efficiency in a...

Environmental
CleanEra

An on-going partnership between KLM and Delft University of Technology has ...

Environmental
Sustainable Taxiing

The environmental impact of the aviation sector is best addressed through r...

Environmental
Research fuels innovation

The mission of Clean Sky, the most ambitious aeronautical research programm...