Tag: CO2 emissions

4AIR Business Aviation Analysis finds small changes to aircraft routings could reduce environmental impact

In one of the largest international studies of its kind, 4AIR has found that small altitude adjustments on business aviation flights could have a substantial impact on reducing their contrail impact on the environment without CO2 trade-offs. Contrails, or condensation trails, are a product of air...

Embraer and Pratt & Whitney partner on 100% SAF flight demonstration program

Embraer today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pratt & Whitney to collaborate on studies of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). Technical teams from the two companies will engage to define an integrated ground and flight test plan for 100% SAF in a GTF-powere...

The Climate Jet Club signs partnership with climate NGO

The Geneva-based Climate Jet Club initiative which proposes private aviation users an innovative carbon neutral program has signed on Friday, July 30, an agreement with NGOs myclimate and ecoLive. Both organizations provide consulting and advisory services as well as educational program in the ...

A private aviation initiative around CO2 emissions

A Swiss-based entrepreneur is launching the first ever sustainable private aviation jet card program that measures flights in terms of CO2 rather than time logged. His program is called the Climate Jet Club Card and proposes an innovative approach to the well-known “Jet Card” program. H...

First rescue helicopter flies on sustainable aviation fuel

A rescue helicopter has flown on sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for the first time, achieving a new milestone in international aviation. Operated by the German non-profit organization ADAC Luftrettung, the Airbus H145 rescue helicopter had its Arriel 2E engines ceremonially refueled with biofu...

X-1FBO Launch Green E-Missions

X-1FBO, the FBO Management and Payment Processing System software specialist, is making it easy to go green with the launch of their new X-1 Carbon Offset Tool, just ahead of World Earth Day. The tool was developed to enable FBOs have the ability to offer operators a simple, yet speedy method o...

Skylegs Calculates Flights CO2 Offset Cost and ASL Group Is the First to Benefit

The global Aviation industry produces around 2% of all humaninduced carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. It is responsible for 12% of CO2 emissions from all transport sources, compared with 74% from road transport. And even though jet aircraft are 80% more fuel efficient per seat kilometre than ...

Avfuel Helps Operators Cancel Emission with Carbon Offsets

As a leader in the global supply of aviation fuel and services, Avfuel is committed to helping the industry reach its carbon neutrality goals. As part of this initiative, Avfuel now offers a voluntary carbon offset program for its fueling partners. The fuel supplier helps flight operations offse...

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