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American Airlines Pilots Balk at Directive to Fly With Less Fuel

American Airlines has instructed its pilots to reduce the amount of fuel they carry on flights, resulting so far in little more than…

JetBlue COO: Flying From Boston to NYC is a Bad Idea

Publicly stating that some of your company’s goods and services should be discontinued even if they are profitable probably would get most company…

Aviation Sector Lags on Sustainability, But Biofuels Present Opportunity

This post originally appeared on Biomass Intel   By Mackinnon Lawrence Maddock Douglas, a business consultancy based in Chicago, found in its MapChange…

U.S. Airlines Sue to Avoid EU Carbon Caps

American Airlines, Continental and United Airlines have joined with the Air Transport Association (ATA) in suing the U.K. over that country’s planned implementation…

KLM Flies into Sustainable Air Transport

Is that the smell of bio-kerosene in the air? If you were one of the passengers on KLM Royal Dutch Airline’s first passenger…

Eight U.S. Airlines Sign Deal to Use Alternative Fuels

Eight U.S. airlines sign a deal to begin using up to 1.5 million gallons of synthetic fuel for ground-service equipment at Los Angeles…

Taking Cues from Birds to Green the Airline Industry

Stanford University research group takes biomimicry to whole new heights At this summer’s Airbus “Fly Your Ideas” competition, an international call for sustainability…

Camelina Seed Goes Airborne as Biojet Fuel

Is camelina the next big thing in biofuel crops?

Will Aviation Biofuel Fly?

Even with the attention of the two largest aircraft makers, Boeing and Airbus, aviation biofuel is not exactly on the near-event horizon: Think…
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