Case studies

Social development
Bringing tourists to remote island states

Air connectivity is a critical element to economic growth and development f...

Environmental
C Series environmental credentials

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

Community lifelines
Protecting Madagascar’s forests

The increasing loss of forest cover in Madagascar has become a serious pro...

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...

Social development
Air ambulances in Norway

Living in a remote area can be challenging in any number of ways, be it sho...

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...

Social development
Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines join together to bri...

The social benefits provided by aviation are perhaps best highlighted by th...

Environmental
Research fuels innovation

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