Eco-Aviation https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en Zurich Airport runs noise reduction approach tests https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/zurich-airport-runs-noise-reduction-approach-tests <div class="node-body article-body">A guidance system designed to help pilots fly complex low-noise approaches has been flight tested at Zurich Airport by German aerospace center DLR using its Airbus A320 advanced technology research aircraft (ATRA).</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/zurich-airport-runs-noise-reduction-approach-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/airports-routes/zurich-airport-runs-noise-reduction-approach-tests#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:43:00 +0000 315818 at https://atwonline.com DLR Heathrow drone protesters rethink strategy; fail to ground flights https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/heathrow-drone-protesters-rethink-strategy-fail-ground-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Climate-campaign group Heathrow Pause is “considering escalating” its protest at London Heathrow Airport, after three days of illegal unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) activity within the airport’s exclusion zone failed to keep flights grounded.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/heathrow-drone-protesters-rethink-strategy-fail-ground-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/heathrow-drone-protesters-rethink-strategy-fail-ground-flights#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:13:00 +0000 315805 at https://atwonline.com <p>Heathrow Pause Dispersal Zone</p> Metropolitan Police Drone campaign fails to halt Heathrow flights https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/drone-campaign-fails-halt-heathrow-flights <div class="node-body article-body">London Heathrow Airport remained fully operational Sept. 13 despite attempts by climate change activists to disrupt flights by flying small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) within the airport’s exclusion zone.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/drone-campaign-fails-halt-heathrow-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/drone-campaign-fails-halt-heathrow-flights#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Fri, 13 Sep 2019 18:33:00 +0000 315802 at https://atwonline.com Study: A320neo makes Frontier most fuel-efficient US carrier https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-a320neo-makes-frontier-most-fuel-efficient-us-carrier <div class="node-body article-body">Frontier Airlines was the most fuel-efficient US carrier in 2017-2018, boosted by large investments in Airbus A320neo aircraft, according to a study released Sept. 12 by the International Council for Clean Transportation (ICCT). </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-a320neo-makes-frontier-most-fuel-efficient-us-carrier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/study-a320neo-makes-frontier-most-fuel-efficient-us-carrier#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:08:00 +0000 315797 at https://atwonline.com <p>Frontier Airlines A320neo</p> Rob Finlayson Protesters to begin five days of drone disruption at Heathrow https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/protesters-begin-five-days-drone-disruption-heathrow <div class="node-body article-body">Environment protest group Heathrow Pause plans to disrupt flights at London Heathrow Airport for at least five days from Sept. 13 by illegally flying unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, within the airport’s exclusion zone.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/protesters-begin-five-days-drone-disruption-heathrow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/protesters-begin-five-days-drone-disruption-heathrow#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 12 Sep 2019 15:33:00 +0000 315786 at https://atwonline.com <p>Heathrow Flight Paths (hatched rectangles) where no drones will be flown, and the remaining 5km exclusion zone in which drones will be flown.</p> Heathrow Pause Environmental groups protest FAA supersonic aviation plan https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmental-groups-protest-faa-supersonic-aviation-plan <div class="node-body article-body">A coalition of 28 environmental and public-health groups is protesting FAA’s push to provide regulatory relief for the civil supersonic aircraft industry. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmental-groups-protest-faa-supersonic-aviation-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmental-groups-protest-faa-supersonic-aviation-plan#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Aircraft & Engines ATW Plus Fri, 30 Aug 2019 14:50:00 +0000 315679 at https://atwonline.com SAS CEO: Key to zero emissions goal is to offer more sustainable options https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-ceo-key-zero-emissions-goal-offer-more-sustainable-options <div class="node-body article-body">Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is working to reduce its negative carbon footprint with more fuel-efficient aircraft, president & CEO Rickard Gustafson said as the company delivered what he called “disappointing” third-quarter results.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-ceo-key-zero-emissions-goal-offer-more-sustainable-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/sas-ceo-key-zero-emissions-goal-offer-more-sustainable-options#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Data & Financials ATW Plus Fri, 30 Aug 2019 14:47:00 +0000 315678 at https://atwonline.com <p>SAS Airbus A320neo</p> SAS SAS CEO: Key to zero emissions goal is to offer more sustainable options https://atwonline.com/node/315677 <div class="node-body article-body">Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) is working to reduce its negative carbon footprint with more fuel-efficient aircraft, president & CEO Rickard Gustafson said as the company delivered what he called “disappointing” third-quarter results.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/node/315677" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/node/315677#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airline Financials ATW Plus Fri, 30 Aug 2019 14:28:00 +0000 315677 at https://atwonline.com <p>SAS Airbus A320neo</p> SAS Environmentalists to fly drones near Heathrow to protest expansion https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmentalists-fly-drones-near-heathrow-protest-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">Climate-campaign group Heathrow Pause is planning to fly toy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), more commonly known as drones, within London Heathrow Airport’s exclusion zone “from Sept. 13” with the aim of keeping flights grounded.</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmentalists-fly-drones-near-heathrow-protest-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/environmentalists-fly-drones-near-heathrow-protest-expansion#comments Eco-Aviation Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 29 Aug 2019 16:21:00 +0000 315672 at https://atwonline.com <p>Heathrow Flight Paths (hatched rectangles) where no drones will be flown, and the remaining 5km exclusion zone in which drones will be flown.</p> Heathrow Pause Rolls-Royce, Widerøe partner on zero emissions aviation https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/rolls-royce-wider-e-partner-zero-emissions-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Rolls-Royce and Widerøe are teaming up to research zero emission aviation as the Scandinavian regional airline aims for an all-electric fleet, in parallel with the Norwegian government’s goal of zero emission domestic flights by 2040. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/rolls-royce-wider-e-partner-zero-emissions-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/eco-aviation/rolls-royce-wider-e-partner-zero-emissions-aviation#comments Airframes Eco-Aviation Daily News Technology ATW Plus Thu, 29 Aug 2019 13:57:00 +0000 315669 at https://atwonline.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">The project aims to replace&nbsp;</span>Wider&oslash;e&rsquo;s<span style="font-size: 12.8px;">&nbsp;legacy fleet of Bombardier Dash 8 regional aircraft by 2030.</span></p> Widerøe