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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="http://www.boeing.com/news/releases/2008/q3/080924e_nr.html">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="http://www.boeing.com/news/releases/2008/q3/080924e_nr.html">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=


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  • 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...


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  • 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 regionhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Chinese-airports-go-global-378642/
  • ANA to announce new low-cost carrier today

    News | 09 Sep 2010 02:53 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) is set to announce later today that it will set up a new low-cost carrier.</p><p>The airline said in June that it was studying...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANA-to-announce-new-low-cost-carrier-today-347120/
  • JAL mulls starting low-cost carrier

    News | 31 Aug 2010 06:18 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Japan Airlines (JAL) is considering starting a low-cost carrier, and has roped in fellow Oneworld carrier Qantas Airways in its study.</p><p>"We have been...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/JAL-mulls-starting-low-cost-carrier-346790/
  • Azul targets alternative fuel trial

    News | 19 Nov 2009 12:47 | Megan Kuhn

    Brazilian carrier Azul aims to complete a demonstration flight with alternative fuels derived from sugar cane by 2012.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Azul-targets-alternative-fuel-trial-335219/
  • Gol joins sustainable fuels group

    News | 16 Nov 2009 22:59 | Lori Ranson

    <p>Brazilian carrier Gol has joined a group of airlines and technology providers to accelerate the development of new and sustainable aviation fuels for commercial...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gol-joins-sustainable-fuels-group-335075/
  • Qantas joins sustainable fuel development effort

    News | 02 Nov 2009 02:26 | Siva Govindasamy

    <p>Australia's Qantas Airways has joined the Sustainable Aviation Fuel Users Group, an industry effort to develop commercially successful sustainable jet fuel.</p><p>"Through...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qantas-joins-sustainable-fuel-development-effort-334274/