Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en UK industry body identifies sustainable fuels pathway http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and air navigation service provider NATS believes the potential exists for a national sustainable fuels industry to help cut atmospheric emissions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/uk-industry-body-identifies-sustainable-fuels-pathway#comments Air Traffic Management Eco-Aviation Daily News Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuel Initiative Eco-Aviation Jonathon Counsell NATS Sustainable Aviation Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:06:00 +0000 148581 at http://atwonline.com Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator 787 completes first flight http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-787-completes-first-flight <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator 787 has completed its first flight using a blend of 15% green diesel and 85% petroleum jet fuel in the left engine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-787-completes-first-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-s-ecodemonstrator-787-completes-first-flight#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers biofuel Boeing ecoDemonstrator 787 green diesel Julie Felgar Mike Carriker petroleum jet fuel Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:34:00 +0000 148271 at http://atwonline.com <p>ecoDemonstrator 787</p> Courtesy, Boeing FAA allowing ‘satellite-based highways in the sky’ in Washington DC region http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region <div class="node-body article-body">FAA is now allowing three parallel “optimized profile descents” into the Washington DC-area’s three major airports, an airspace modification the agency said will save airlines 2.5 million gallons of fuel per year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/faa-allowing-satellite-based-highways-sky-washington-dc-region#comments Air Traffic Management Eco-Aviation Open Skies Daily News air traffic control air traffic management Baltimore/Washington BWI DCA FAA IAD NextGen ATC Washington Dulles Washington National Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:46:00 +0000 147521 at http://atwonline.com British Airways Boeing 747 begins volcanic ash mission http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-boeing-747-begins-volcanic-ash-mission <div class="node-body article-body">British Airways (BA) has started a year-long volcanic ash monitoring project in partnership with the UK Met Office and Natural Environment Research Council (NERC).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-boeing-747-begins-volcanic-ash-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/british-airways-boeing-747-begins-volcanic-ash-mission#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News AVOID ash detection technology BA Bombardier Q400 British Airways Met Office and Natural Environment Research Council NERC volcanic ash ZEUS Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:07:00 +0000 147171 at http://atwonline.com <p>British Airways Boeing 747-400</p> By Rob Finlayson Oslo set to become first hub airport with a regular supply of biofuel http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/oslo-set-become-first-hub-airport-regular-supply-biofuel <div class="node-body article-body">A trio of European airlines has signed an agreement for a regular supply of biofuel at Oslo Airport, which will next year become the world’s first hub airport to receive regular deliveries of biofuel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/oslo-set-become-first-hub-airport-regular-supply-biofuel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/oslo-set-become-first-hub-airport-regular-supply-biofuel#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Austrian Airlines Avinor biofuel Brussels Airlines Eurowings Germanwings KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Lufthansa Lufthansa Group Oslo Airport SAS Scandinavian Airlines SWISS Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:40:00 +0000 147041 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of A350-900 in SAS Scandinavian Airlines&rsquo; livery</p> Courtesy, Airbus Boeing begins flight testing ecoDemonstrator 787 http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-testing-ecodemonstrator-787 <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing has begun flight testing more than 25 new technologies aimed at improving aviation’s environmental performance through every phase of flight. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-testing-ecodemonstrator-787" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-begins-flight-testing-ecodemonstrator-787#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus Boeing Dreamliner ecoDemonstrator 787 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:33:00 +0000 146881 at http://atwonline.com <p>Boeing ecoDemonstrator ZA004</p> Courtesy, Boeing Hong Kong secures environmental permit for third runway http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/hong-kong-secures-environmental-permit-third-runway <div class="node-body article-body">The Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) has been granted an environmental permit (EP) for the proposed expansion of Hong Kong International Airport into a three-runway system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/hong-kong-secures-environmental-permit-third-runway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/hong-kong-secures-environmental-permit-third-runway#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Airport Authority Hong Kong ATW Plus Director of Environmental Protection Environmental Impact Assessment environmental permit HKIA Hong Kong International Airport three runway system Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:22:00 +0000 145541 at http://atwonline.com Recyclers eye Asia market http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/recyclers-eye-asia-market <div class="node-body article-body">Asia could be poised to grow its own fledgling aircraft recycling market, with large fleet turnover and high pressure on cash flow margins for low-coast carriers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/recyclers-eye-asia-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/recyclers-eye-asia-market#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences Air Salvage International ASI ATW Plus GA Innovation mark Gregory MRO Asia Conference SPS Global Fri, 07 Nov 2014 20:28:00 +0000 145291 at http://atwonline.com Document-free savings hampered by Catch-22 http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/document-free-savings-hampered-catch-22 <div class="node-body article-body">Using paper-based documentation on completion of an aircraft lease might be adding up to $350,000 per aircraft to the bill, say leasing companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/document-free-savings-hampered-catch-22" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/document-free-savings-hampered-catch-22#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Trade Shows & Conferences AerCap ATA ATW Plus Cathay Pacific Airways e-Business EASA FAA FLYdocs Jock Seals MRO Asia Conference Steve Haxell Fri, 07 Nov 2014 19:06:00 +0000 145271 at http://atwonline.com Six US airports receive $10.2 million in environmental grants http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/six-us-airports-receive-102-million-environmental-grants <div class="node-body article-body">US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently awarded $10.2 million FAA grants to six airports to reduce emissions and improve air quality through the FAA’s Voluntary Airport Low Emission (VALE) program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/six-us-airports-receive-102-million-environmental-grants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/six-us-airports-receive-102-million-environmental-grants#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Airport Improvement Program Albuquerque International Sunport ATW Plus Chicago O’Hare International Airport Clean Air Act Dallas-Fort FAA Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx VALE Voluntary Airport Low Emission Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:31:00 +0000 144091 at http://atwonline.com