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  • Blue sky thinking

    In our latest environment special report, we take a look at the latest initiatives in the green reuse of scrapped airliner components and what is being done to reduce the amount of landfill waste from aircraft interiors. In addition, we take an in-depth look at the progress that has been made under the European Union’s Clean Sky project, and examine aviation safety concerns that have been raised by renewable energy projects such as wind farms.

  • Other News for Blue Sky

  • WATS 2011: Delta ponders pilot sources

    <p>Delta Air Lines is considering a "blue sky" theory for how to meet future pilot demands. Called "CAPT," for Civil...

  • US engine makers gear up for 2025 and beyond

    US engine-makers are pursuing technology programmes aimed at realising radical efficiency gains in a 2025 timeframe

  • Cessna’s blue-sky thinking on aircraft power

    Cessna has applied for a US patent for a module that attaches to a turbofan engine to provide electrical power to...

  • News Listings for Blue Sky

  • ANALYSIS: EC175 finally arrives just as civil helicopter market slows

    News | 18 Dec 2014 14:21 | Dominic Perry

    Another blue-sky day in Marseille. No clouds mar the horizon, but a stiff breeze whips across the airfield, snapping out the bright orange safety tags attached to the helicopter’s rotorblades. The yellow-liveried aircraft – and its sister ship parked inside the nearby hangar – is an EC175; “the first brand-new product in more than a decade” for manufacturer Airbus Helicopters.
  • HELITECH: Blue Sky launches portable tracking device

    News | 24 Sep 2013 12:48 | Dan Thisdell

    Satellite tracking and communications systems provider Blue Sky showed off its recently launched HawkEye 7200 tracking device at Helitech.
  • Aviation Bill neglects English aircraft mortgage glitch

    News | 07 Feb 2012 13:53 | Fay Sanders

    A Civil Aviation Bill introduced to the UK parliament last month fails to address a major discrepancy in English law aircraft mortgages, which industry players...
  • Loophole in aircraft mortgages poses threat to lawyers and financiers

    News | 11 Nov 2011 13:06 | Fay Sanders

    Top aircraft finance lawyers are in talks with UK government ministers to resolve a major loophole in English law aircraft mortgages. A working group of...
  • PARIS: Thales's flightdeck of the future on show at Paris

    News | 22 Jun 2011 06:45 | David Learmount

    The primary flight display in Thales's vision of the future flightdeck is a broad screen showing a blue-sky synthetic vision of the real outside world, but...
  • WATS 2011: Delta ponders pilot sources

    News | 20 Apr 2011 21:19 | John Croft

    <p>Delta Air Lines is considering a "blue sky" theory for how to meet future pilot demands. Called "CAPT," for Civil Airline Pilot Training programme, the carrier...