16 Apr 2018

Neil Robinson, Chair of Sustainable Aviation said: “The Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation provides certainty for the development of advanced, low carbon, sustainable aviation fuels in the UK. Providing aviation with the same economic incentives given to road vehicles is long overdue.  Sustainable Aviation members are already working to develop…

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18 Jan 2018

Responding to the Committee on Climate Change’s assessment of the Government’s Clean Growth Strategy, Chair of Sustainable Aviation, Neil Robinson said: “We welcome the Committee’s report, however we do not agree there is a need to artificially limit people’s ability to fly. “Our Carbon Road-Map shows how we can…

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13 Dec 2017

Sustainable Aviation – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and the air traffic service provider – has published its latest Progress Report showing how growth in passenger numbers has been disconnected from the rate of growth in carbon and noise emissions. The report shows that CO2 emissions…

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25 Oct 2017

Sustainable Aviation – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and the air traffic service provider, which works to deliver cleaner, quieter, smarter flying – welcomes the publication of the Government’s airspace policy. Ian Jopson, Chair of Sustainable Aviation said: “We welcome today’s announcements from the Government on airspace…

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15 Sep 2017

Sustainable Aviation – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and the air traffic service provider, which works to deliver cleaner, quieter, smarter flying – today welcomes the publication of the Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation (RTFO) giving a boost to the creation of a new sustainable aviation fuels…

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28 Aug 2017

PRESS RELEASE Sustainable Aviation welcomes the government announcement of funding support to develop low carbon, waste-based fuels for planes “Sustainable Aviation (SA) – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and the air traffic service provider, which works to deliver cleaner, quieter, smarter flying – welcomes the Government…

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21 Jul 2017

Sustainable Aviation – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and the air traffic service provider, which works to deliver cleaner, quieter, smarter flying – welcomes the publication of the Aviation Strategy Call for Evidence. Given that the UK aviation industry currently supports close to a million jobs…

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06 Dec 2016

Analysis by Sustainable Aviation has shown that aviation in the UK can accommodate a more than doubling of passenger numbers by 2050 without significantly increasing CO2 emissions, and has the potential to halve emissions in the future. The analysis takes into account additional runway capacity in the South East,…

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29 Nov 2016

Sustainable Aviation today welcomed the Department for Transport’s announcement of a consultation to develop new sustainable fuel policies for aviation. Sustainable Aviation, the coalition of airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and air traffic service providers, has long called for the Government to deliver a level playing field for aviation biofuels. …

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25 Nov 2016

Sustainable Aviation has issued the below response to the Committee on Climate Change’s (Committee) letter this morning (25 November) to the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Greg Clark on UK aviation emissions. The aviation sector is keenly aware of the concerns around CO2 emissions and…

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