Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Third alternative fuel pathway for commercial aviation approved http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/third-alternative-fuel-pathway-commercial-aviation-approved <div class="node-body article-body">The ASTM International Committee on Petroleum Products and Lubricants, which develops standards related to oil products, has approved a third pathway to produce alternative jet fuel for use by commercial airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/third-alternative-fuel-pathway-commercial-aviation-approved" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/third-alternative-fuel-pathway-commercial-aviation-approved#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News A4A Airlines for America Alternative fuel ASTM International Committee on Petroleum Products and Lubricants ATW Plus biofuel Nancy Young Renewable Synthesized Iso-Paraffinic SIP Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:52:00 +0000 129351 at http://atwonline.com NATS reports record environmental savings in 2013 http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-reports-record-environmental-savings-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">UK air navigation services provider NATS said more efficient air traffic control procedures, innovative new technologies, and better use of airspace saved a record-breaking 190,000 tonnes of aircraft carbon dioxide (CO2) in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-reports-record-environmental-savings-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-control/nats-reports-record-environmental-savings-2013#comments Air Traffic Control Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Ian Jopson NATS Topflight Fri, 06 Jun 2014 20:13:00 +0000 128001 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa reports promising results from CDO approach trials at Munich http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-promising-results-cdo-approach-trials-munich <div class="node-body article-body">New Continuous Descent Operations (CDO) developed by Lufthansa and German Air Traffic Control in Munich are proving to save around 100 liters of fuel on a long-haul flight and around 50 liters per short-haul flight in tests at Munich Airport.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-promising-results-cdo-approach-trials-munich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-promising-results-cdo-approach-trials-munich#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Continuous Descent Operations German Air Traffic Control Lufthansa Lufthansa Technik Munich Airport SCORE Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:02:00 +0000 127641 at http://atwonline.com Auckland SMART Approaches trial demonstrates fuel burn, flight-time savings http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/auckland-smart-approaches-trial-demonstrates-fuel-burn-flight-time-savings <div class="node-body article-body">Auckland Airport, Airways New Zealand and the Board of Airline Representatives New Zealand (BARNZ) have released a draft report on the SMART Approaches flight path trial at Auckland Airport for public feedback. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/auckland-smart-approaches-trial-demonstrates-fuel-burn-flight-time-savings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/auckland-smart-approaches-trial-demonstrates-fuel-burn-flight-time-savings#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Airways New Zealand ATW Plus Auckland Airport National Airspace Policy Pauline Lamb SMART Approaches Fri, 30 May 2014 20:44:00 +0000 127301 at http://atwonline.com Biofuel Boost http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/biofuel-boost <div class="field-deck"> Partnerships are helping to speed up the pursuit of different pathways to alternative jet fuels. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation biofuels is a sector moving at two speeds: quickly on the technical side of developing and approving new fuels, but slowly on the commercial side of scaling up production and reducing cost.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/biofuel-boost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/biofuel-boost#comments Eco-Aviation A4A Amyris ATW Plus Aviation biofuels GreenSky London synthetic paraffinic kerosene Wed, 28 May 2014 19:06:00 +0000 126971 at http://atwonline.com Honeywell plans 2017 green taxiing system in-service date; talks with COMAC http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/honeywell-plans-2017-green-taxiing-system-service-date-talks-comac <div class="node-body article-body">Honeywell is moving ahead with development of its Electric Green Taxiing System (EGTS) for narrowbody aircraft and is talking to COMAC about potentially making the system an option on the C919.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/honeywell-plans-2017-green-taxiing-system-service-date-talks-comac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/manufacturers/honeywell-plans-2017-green-taxiing-system-service-date-talks-comac#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers Trade Shows & Conferences A320 ATW Plus COMAC C919 EGTS Electric Green Taxiing System Honeywell Safran WheelTug Thu, 22 May 2014 19:53:00 +0000 126551 at http://atwonline.com Flight Efficiency Partnership beats 12-month target to save 19,000 tonnes of fuel http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/flight-efficiency-partnership-beats-12-month-target-save-19000-tonnes-fuel <div class="node-body article-body">UK air navigation services provider NATS’ Flight Efficiency Partnership has achieved 19,000 tonnes of fuel savings during the last financial year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/flight-efficiency-partnership-beats-12-month-target-save-19000-tonnes-fuel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/flight-efficiency-partnership-beats-12-month-target-save-19000-tonnes-fuel#comments Air Traffic Management Eco-Aviation Daily News Andy Shand ATW Plus flight efficiency Flight Efficiency Partnership fuel savings NATS Thu, 22 May 2014 19:46:00 +0000 126541 at http://atwonline.com Airbus, KLM complete 10-hour biofuel flight http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-klm-complete-10-hour-biofuel-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines have completed a 10-hour flight from Amsterdam to Aruba with an A330-200 using sustainable jet fuel, the longest biofuel flight to date by an Airbus aircraft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-klm-complete-10-hour-biofuel-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-klm-complete-10-hour-biofuel-flight#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers A330-200 Airbus Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ATW Plus biofuel flight European Union Initiative Towards sustAinable Kerosene for Aviation ITAKA KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Fri, 16 May 2014 20:01:00 +0000 125841 at http://atwonline.com <p>KLM Royal Dutch Airlines A330-200</p> Courtesy, Airbus Boeing, Embraer to open biofuel research center in Brazil http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-embraer-open-biofuel-research-center-brazil <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and Embraer will open a joint research center to advance a sustainable aviation biofuel industry in Brazil. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-embraer-open-biofuel-research-center-brazil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-embraer-open-biofuel-research-center-brazil#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus biofuel Boeing Brazil Embraer Flightpath to Aviation Biofuels in Brazil Sao Jose dos Campos Technology Park Mon, 12 May 2014 20:06:00 +0000 125261 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa reports drop in fuel consumption in 2013 http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-drop-fuel-consumption-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa Group said its passenger airline fleet reported a decline in fuel consumption for 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-drop-fuel-consumption-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-reports-drop-fuel-consumption-2013#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Christoph Franz fuel consumption Gevo Inc. Lufthansa next-generation aircraft Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 123881 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A321</p> By Kurt Hofmann