Airbus Maveric, Innovating Greener Commercial Aviation

Airbus Maveric, Innovating Greener Commercial Aviation Airbus SE (EADSY) is taking action towards making our skies greener for everyone. Aviation leaves behind a large carbon footprint with the burning of jet-fuel. Airbus is making an effort to improve the efficiency and thus reducing the carbon footprint with the new design of the Maveric. The concept of a…

JetBlue Aims to be First Carbon-Neutral U.S. Airline

Being a Carbon-Neutral U.S. Airline What does it mean exactly to be a Carbon-Neutral Airline? Being a Carbon-Neutral airline means that the Carbon Footprint that is a result of the business practices and operations is negated by either purchasing carbon credits or investing in green practices resulting in a net-neutral offset of carbon emissions. Airlines…

The Phrase that is Making Flying “Green”

Airlines are extremely selective in the vocabulary they use in the aircraft and on the ground as they understand the dramatic affect their words can have. Using the right words can make the public feel safer while on the aircraft or even more comfortable with their overall experience. New studies have been looking into how…

Solar-Powered Drones Take to the Sky

We have a major issue to solve with the aviation industry as a whole. The environmental impact of aviation can be seen from all aspects from engine emissions during flight to water way and noise pollution near airports. The need for more environmentally conscious aviation practices is desperately in need. Airplanes emit an array of…