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  • Boeing groups 10 carriers for biofuels initiative

    <P>Several leading carriers from around the world are joining forces under a <A href="">Boeing&nbsp;co-ordinated biofuels initiative</A>, which aims to accelerate the development and commercialisation of sustainable aviation fuels.</P> <P>Airline members of the newly formed <A href="">Sustainable&nbsp;Aviation Fuel Users Group </A>comprise Air France, Air New Zealand, All Nippon Airways, Cargolux, Continental Airlines, Gulf Air, Japan Airlines, KLM, SAS and Virgin Atlantic Airways, which claim to collectively account for 15-20% of commercial jet fuel use.</P> <P>They have teamed up with Boeing and Honeywell's refining technology developer UOP to research renewable fuel sources with the aim of cutting emissions, reducing the industry's fossil fuel dependence and its exposure to oil price volatility.</P> <P>Gulf Air chief strategy officer Tero Taskila tells <A href=

  • Other News for Air Japan

  • IN FOCUS: Chinese airports go global

    Chinese hub airports and their carriers are growing strongly, but better international connections are essential if...

  • ANA to announce new low-cost carrier today

    <p>Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) is set to announce later today that it will set up a new low-cost...

  • JAL mulls starting low-cost carrier

    <p>Japan Airlines (JAL) is considering starting a low-cost carrier, and has roped in fellow Oneworld carrier Qantas...

  • News Listings for Air Japan

  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 17-24 March 2014

    News | 24 Mar 2014 09:53 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Avinco arranges Nouvelair A321 sales
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 6-13 January 2014

    News | 13 Jan 2014 09:41 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​AWAS purchases 777 from Guggenheim Aviation Partners
  • ANA Holdings H1 FY2013 net profit falls 46%

    News | 30 Oct 2013 08:12 | Firdaus Hashim

    All Nippon Airways (ANA) parent company ANA Holdings' net profit fell 46% to yen (Y) 20.1 billion ($205 million) in the first half of 2013, down from Y36.9 billion a year earlier.
  • TransAsia to launch Taipei-Tokyo service in September

    News | 25 Jul 2013 05:21 | Firdaus Hashim

    <p>Taiwan's TransAsia Airways plans to launch a daily Taipei Taoyuan-Tokyo Narita service on 26 September.</p><p>It will use either Airbus A320 or A321 aircraft...
  • JTSB investigating J-Air CRJ200 engine cowling fire

    News | 09 May 2013 09:49 | Greg Waldron

    <p>The Japan Transport Safety Board (JTSB) is investigating a possible fire that occurred inside the engine cowling of a Bombardier CRJ200 operated by Japan...
  • IN FOCUS: Chinese airports go global

    News | 08 Nov 2012 04:00

    Chinese hub airports and their carriers are growing strongly, but better international connections are essential if they are to keep pace with others in the region