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Eviation partners with Clay Lacy Aviation for all-electric aircraft charging stations

The installation of the infrastructure is a significant milestone in achieving the two companies' shared vision for a sustainable industry

Aberdeen to go electric with new bus service

The 727 bus service, that connects the Scottish airport to the city, is set to be operated by an electric fleet

Emirates launch daily A380 flight to Istanbul

This will be the first time that the airliner has flown commercial services to the city, according to the Dubai-based operator

BA completes first carbon neutral flight

The demonstration flight is a major milestone in the airline’s short, medium, and long-term initiatives to achieve net zero emissions by 2050

Chicago celebrates completion of runway modernisation programme

This marks the end of 16 years of continuous runway construction to pave the way for future terminal development

Air New Zealand announce hydrogen-powered aircraft research

The airline will partner with Airbus to discover how these aircraft could help the carrier reach its net zero emissions target by 2050

DSEI 2021: Scale of UK’s proposed loyal wingman drone revealed

The proposed unmanned loyal wingman platform being developed for the UK’s Royal Air Force could be similar in size to the future manned Tempest fighter

Bristol introduces passenger experience improvements

The hub has partnered with Develop Consulting to help create a seamless and stress-free journey

Airport Dimensions marks one year of ‘Sleep ‘n fly’ pods

Demand for the lounge has increased continually has operations at Hamad International recover from Covid-19

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Military biofuels – Going green

Climate change has come to the military. The international drive to reduce the world’s carbon footprint has inevitably meant that air forces are having to explore ways to reduce their dependency on liquid aviation fuel, which is derived from fossil fuel resources.

Renewable energy for DSNA ground ATC stations

DSNA developped SEPHER project, produces renewable energy (photovoltaic and hydrogen-based) to supply its ground ATC stations for isolated sites.

DSEI 2021: UK Skynet 5 SATCOM to stay with Strategic Command

The UK’s Strategic Command will maintain operational control over the Skynet 5 space-based surveillance system through the lifetime of the programme, despite earlier reports that it would cede day-to-day use to the newly created UK Space Command

INVOLI launches new air traffic receiver

INVOLI launches a new generation air traffic signal receiver: the G-1090, in support of its vision to enable a sky where drones fly safely alongside manned aviation

Protecting airports from lightning strikes

For airports and the airlines that serve them, few weather phenomena are as disruptive as electrical storms. Tom Batchelor looks at the risks and the remedies

U-Space Sandbox Hamburg enters the testing phase

The first test flights at the U-Space Sandbox in Hamburg will be starting from mid-September

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