It was pointed out at the recent Aviation and Environment Summit in Geneva that ICAO has been active on all environmental fronts, its Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection progressing through a series of standards-setting meetings with more to come, the roadmap of future progress clearly delineated. It was just three months ago that ICAO adopted NOx standards taking effect in 2008 that are 12% more stringent than levels set in 1999. Yet despite this work, the industry's progress ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Editorial: Under Attack" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.