Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Lufthansa trials new biofuel mix http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-trials-new-biofuel-mix <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa has concluded a regular service flight with a new alternative mixture to conventional kerosene. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-trials-new-biofuel-mix" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/lufthansa-trials-new-biofuel-mix#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Amyris biofuel Blending Study project burnFAIR European Union Farnesan JatroSolutions Lufthansa Lufthansa Technik Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials certification TOTAL oil group Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:42:00 +0000 138931 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa Flight LH 190 is filled with new biofuel mix containing Farnesan</p> Courtesy, Lufthansa Airbus starts APU replacement project http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-starts-apu-replacement-project <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus and South Africa’s National Aerospace Centre (NAC) will jointly fund research by Hydrogen South Africa (HySA) into the application of hydrogen fuel cells as replacements for aircraft auxiliary power units (APUs). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-starts-apu-replacement-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/airbus-starts-apu-replacement-project#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers Airbus and South Africa’s National Aerospace Centre Bruno Pollet Eco-Aviation hydrogen fuel cells Hydrogen South Africa University of the Western Cape Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:40:00 +0000 137881 at http://atwonline.com Cathay Pacific invests in California-based biojet fuel developer http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/cathay-pacific-invests-california-based-biojet-fuel-developer <div class="node-body article-body">Cathay Pacific Airways has made a strategic equity investment in California-based sustainable biofuel developer Fulcrum BioEnergy as part of the airline’s biofuel strategy and to help it achieve a target of carbon-neutral growth from 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/cathay-pacific-invests-california-based-biojet-fuel-developer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/cathay-pacific-invests-california-based-biojet-fuel-developer#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus biofuel biojet fuel Cathay Pacific Airways Fulcrum BioEnergy Jeff Ovens Jim Macias Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:47:00 +0000 135231 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 777-300ER</p> By Rob Finlayson Boeing, South African Airways join with SkyNRG on new biofuel project http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-south-african-airways-join-skynrg-new-biofuel-project <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing and South African Airways are joining forces with Netherlands-based SkyNRG to make sustainable aviation biofuel from a new type of energy-rich tobacco plant. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-south-african-airways-join-skynrg-new-biofuel-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/boeing-south-african-airways-join-skynrg-new-biofuel-project#comments Airlines Eco-Aviation Daily News Manufacturers ATW Plus aviation biofuel Boeing Ian Cruickshank J. Miguel Santos Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials SkyNRG South African Airways tobacco Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:56:00 +0000 134661 at http://atwonline.com <p>South African Airways A340-600</p> By Rob Finlayson 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