Eco-Aviation http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en FAA adopts Stage 5 noise standard on new aircraft designs http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-adopts-stage-5-noise-standard-new-aircraft-designs <div class="node-body article-body">FAA has adopted a new noise standard that will result in a volume decrease of seven decibels (dBs) for certain newly designed subsonic aircraft. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-adopts-stage-5-noise-standard-new-aircraft-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/regulation/faa-adopts-stage-5-noise-standard-new-aircraft-designs#comments Eco-Aviation Regulation Daily News Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:49:00 +0000 262571 at http://atwonline.com Qantas to use biofuel on Australia-Los Angeles flights http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/qantas-use-biofuel-australia-los-angeles-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Australia’s Qantas Airways has made a major move toward renewable fuels, announcing plans to use biofuel in its aircraft that stop at Los Angeles International Airport.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/qantas-use-biofuel-australia-los-angeles-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/qantas-use-biofuel-australia-los-angeles-flights#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:48:00 +0000 262541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas Airbus A380</p> Rob Finlayson Policies & incentives needed to expand use of sustainable alternative fuels http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/policies-incentives-needed-expand-use-sustainable-alternative-fuels <div class="node-body article-body">Alternative fuel sources for aviation are still in their infancy, although the reality is that the production and use of biofuels is much more widespread than many realize, attendees at the Global Sustainable Aviation Summit in Geneva this week heard. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/policies-incentives-needed-expand-use-sustainable-alternative-fuels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/policies-incentives-needed-expand-use-sustainable-alternative-fuels#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Thu, 05 Oct 2017 18:14:00 +0000 261851 at http://atwonline.com Air New Zealand reveals new sustainability plans http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/air-new-zealand-reveals-new-sustainability-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Air New Zealand is introducing new sustainability initiatives, including increasing its use of airport gate power and reusing a wide range of inflight products.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/air-new-zealand-reveals-new-sustainability-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/air-new-zealand-reveals-new-sustainability-plans#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 05 Oct 2017 15:42:00 +0000 261811 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson European lawmaker: ‘Long way to go’ on CORSIA http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-lawmaker-long-way-go-corsia <div class="node-body article-body">Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Julie Girling has cautioned the airline industry not to be complacent on implementing the ICAO carbon offset program, CORSIA, saying it “is not a done deal until it is working.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-lawmaker-long-way-go-corsia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/european-lawmaker-long-way-go-corsia#comments Aeropolitics Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:59:00 +0000 261761 at http://atwonline.com ICAO finalizes recommendations for CORSIA standards http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/icao-finalizes-recommendations-corsia-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The ICAO aviation environmental protection committee has finalized recommendations for the new of Annex 16 to the Chicago Convention containing proposed standards and recommended practices (SARPs) for the CORSIA aviation carbon offsetting plan.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/icao-finalizes-recommendations-corsia-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/icao-finalizes-recommendations-corsia-standards#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:34:00 +0000 261591 at http://atwonline.com Virgin Australia leads Brisbane airport biofuel initiative http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-leads-brisbane-airport-biofuel-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">Virgin Australia is spearheading an effort to provide biofuel for airlines at one of Australia’s major airports, which could eventually spawn a local jet biofuel industry.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-leads-brisbane-airport-biofuel-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/virgin-australia-leads-brisbane-airport-biofuel-initiative#comments Airports Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes ATW Plus Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:08:00 +0000 261531 at http://atwonline.com <p>Virgin Australia aircraft at Brisbane airport</p> Wikimedia ATAG chief warns of awareness threat to CORSIA deadlines http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-chief-warns-awareness-threat-corsia-deadlines <div class="node-body article-body">Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) executive director Michael Gill has warned of a looming awareness gap at both government and industry levels relating to obligations under the Carbon Offsetting and Reductions Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) agreed by ICAO one year ago.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-chief-warns-awareness-threat-corsia-deadlines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-chief-warns-awareness-threat-corsia-deadlines#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:47:00 +0000 261501 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Transport Action Group executive director Michael Gill</p> ATAG ATAG launches UN sustainable goals report for aviation http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-launches-un-sustainable-goals-report-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Transport Action Group (ATAG) has launched a report aimed as a guide to how aviation can use the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for sustainability planning.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-launches-un-sustainable-goals-report-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/atag-launches-un-sustainable-goals-report-aviation#comments Eco-Aviation Regulation Daily News ATW On-Location ATW Plus Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:44:00 +0000 261491 at http://atwonline.com ATAG/Twitter Eurowings to retrofit A319s with Zonal Drying system http://atwonline.com/technology/eurowings-retrofit-a319s-zonal-drying-system <div class="node-body article-body">German LCC Eurowings will retrofit 25 of its Airbus A319s with the CTT Zonal Drying system, CTT announced.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/technology/eurowings-retrofit-a319s-zonal-drying-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/technology/eurowings-retrofit-a319s-zonal-drying-system#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Technology Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:16:00 +0000 261231 at http://atwonline.com