Category Archives: Environment

Norway’s First Electric-Powered Flight

On June 18, Ketil Solvik-Olsen, Norway’s Minister of Transport and Communications and airport operator Avinor’s CEO, Dag Falk-Petersen, took part in Norway’s first electric-powered flight. … More ››

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Government Approves Heathrow Third Runway Plan

The British Government’s Cabinet has approved plans to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport.  The plans had previously been approved by the government’s economic … More ››

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Shell Aviation and SkyNRG Agree Sustainable Aviation Fuel Deal

Shell Aviation and SkyNRG have announced a long-term strategic collaboration to promote and develop the use of sustainable fuel in aviation supply chains.  The collaboration … More ››

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Heathrow Reveals Greenest and Quietest Airlines

Heathrow has announced that LOT Polish Airlines is the most improved carrier in the airport’s Fly Quiet and Green Programme, having completely transformed its noise … More ››

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Newcastle Airport Launches Masterplan 2035  

Newcastle International Airport (IATA: NCL) has launched its vision for the future with its Masterplan 2035, and started a consultation aimed at getting the views … More ››

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World’s first 737-800 cargo aircraft unveiled at East Midlands Airport

East Midlands Airport based cargo specialists, West Atlantic, has receive the world’s first 737-800 Boeing Converter Freighter aircraft. Boeing 737-800s are used by many airlines … More ››

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China Eastern Airlines Receives Goldhofer Phoenix Tow-Tractors

China Eastern Airlines (CEA) is taking delivery of 20 Goldhofer AST-2X Phoenix tow tractors for use at Shanghai’s two airports.  The deal will deliver 12 … More ››

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Collaboration Between Monarch Aircraft Engineering and Cranfield University Grows

A visit from the senior management team of Monarch Aircraft Engineering Limited to Cranfield University in Bedfordshire showcased the growing collaboration between the two organisations. … More ››

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Campaign to Save Birmingham Airport’s Original Terminal Building

A campaign and online petition has been launched to save Birmingham Airport’s historic first terminal building which has an uncertain future. The Elmdon terminal building … More ››

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New Solar Farm Opened at Dublin Airport

Dublin airport operator daa in partnership with energy company ESB has installed 268 solar panels on top of the airport’s reservoir system, which will provide … More ››

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