Latest News for: Global air travel

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Neste and Finnair join forces for sustainable aviation fuel solution

Hydrocarbon Engineering 13 Apr 2021
This represents a significant share of the emissions accumulated from Neste employees’ global air travel in 2020 ... air travel ... The emission savings correspond to the total estimated emissions that resulted from Neste employees’ business air traveling globally in 2020.
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Milestone flight EK2021 highlights UAE’s impressive vaccination drive and readiness of its aviation industry for ...

Nation 13 Apr 2021
With close to 400 fully vaccinated customers onboard, the flight illustrates confidence and undiminished excitement for air travel ... The application aggregates and provides flight and travel information to ease and restore passenger’s trust in their end-to-end journey when travelling by air during the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Flewber Global Inc. Appoints “Jay” Jiang Yu as President, Director and Member to the Board ...

Omaha World-Herald 12 Apr 2021
Founder and CEO Marc Sellouk stated that, “I founded Flewber just a few years ago after sensing travel trends and seeing the potential success in innovating private air travel ... tailwinds for its journey to make private air travel affordable with one-of-a-kind social experiences.
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Saudi national airline to trial IATA's COVID-19 Travel Pass from April 19

Gulf News 12 Apr 2021
Saudi Arabia’s flagship airline Saudia has become the latest Middle East airline to begin trialing the ‘Travel Pass’, the digital health passport from International Air Transport Association (IATA) ... IATA Travel Pass will be available on Apple Store in mid-April Etihad now expects global air travel demand to recover only by 2024.
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Rerouting planes to prevent them leaving cloud trails behind them could slash up to 60 ...

The Daily Mail 12 Apr 2021
Global air travel accounts for around two per cent of all human CO2 emissions but these figures pale in comparison to the impact of contrails ... Global air travel accounts for around two per cent of all human CO2 emissions but these figures pale in comparison to the impact of contrails.
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European business travellers say set to fly less after Covid-19

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
After companies banned or severely restricted movements to protect staff and save on costs, flight bookings are starting to pick up with vaccine rollouts, but leading industry groups expect business travel globally to take years to recover. Restrictions on air travel had no effect ...
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Airbus: On the path to sustainable air travel

Open Access Government 12 Apr 2021
However, there are huge environmental costs to this, as air travel largely contributes to global CO2 emissions ... Airbus is committed to combatting the environmental impact of air travel and is sure that sustainable air travel is not only possible but achievable in our lifetime.
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French lawmakers approve ban on short domestic flights in bid to lower carbon emissions

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
PARIS (REUTERS) - French lawmakers voted late on Saturday (April 10) to abolish domestic flights on routes than can be covered by train in under two-and-a-half hours, as the government seeks to lower carbon emissions even as the air travel industry reels from the global pandemic.
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Emirates milestone flight EK2021 highlights UAE’s impressive vaccination drive and readiness of its aviation industry ...

Urdu Point 12 Apr 2021
With close to 400 fully vaccinated customers onboard, the flight illustrates confidence and undiminished excitement for air travel ... The application aggregates and provides flight and travel information to ease and restore passenger’s trust in their end-to-end journey when traveling by air during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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France Moves Closer To Barring Short-Haul Domestic Flights

Simple Flying 12 Apr 2021
This is due to ongoing travel restrictions and the resulting downturn of the aviation sector caused by the global health crisis ... The finer details have yet to be worked out, but we would imagine that Air France could ‘enforce’ this by only making the flights available ...
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Ask the Weather Guys: How is 'rain' different on other planets?

The Buffalo News 12 Apr 2021
Not only do these “rivers of air” affect global weather and help meteorologists identify atmospheric patterns, but they’re crucial to air travel, as flying into and out of them can dramatically affect fuel consumption and flight time.
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French Lawmakers Approve a Ban on Short Domestic Flights

Chosun Ilbo 12 Apr 2021
... as the air travel industry reels from the global pandemic.
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Demand for air travel returns with Covid-19 pandemic reprieve, but why does the US seem ...

Russia Today 11 Apr 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has flattened the air travel industry, as global restrictions and lockdowns not only kept planes grounded and saw pilots laid off, but left the entire tourism sector stranded for nearly a year ... According to Tajer, even rapidly increasing travel won’t ...
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France bans short domestic flights on routes that can be done by train

The Irish Times 11 Apr 2021
French regulators voted late on Saturday to abolish domestic flights on routes than can be covered by train in under two-and-a-half hours, as the government seeks to lower carbon emissions even as the air travel industry reels from the global pandemic ... of Covid-19 travel curbs.
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France: Domestic flights suspended on routes than can be covered by train

The Telegraph India 11 Apr 2021
French lawmakers voted late on Saturday to abolish domestic flights on routes than can be covered by train in under two-and-a-half hours, as the government seeks to lower carbon emissions even as the air travel industry reels from the global pandemic ... of Covid-19 travel curbs.
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