IATA DG and CEO Giovanni Bisignani said governments would make a much stronger contribution to the environment by reforming ATC systems rather than taxing airlines and passengers, asserting that fuel consumption and carbon dioxide production could be reduced if aircraft were routed more efficiently. "Every minute of flying time that we can save reduces fuel consumption by an average of 62 liters and CO2 emissions by 160 kg.," he told the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization conference ...

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