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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25 Oct 2016

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 announcement by the Government in response to the Airports Commission’s Final Report on runway capacity in the South East of England….

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06 Oct 2016

Sustainable Aviation – the coalition of UK airlines, airports, aerospace manufacturers and air traffic service providers, which works to deliver cleaner, quieter, smarter flying – welcomes the historic agreement by governments meeting at the United Nations (UN) to tackle aviation climate emissions.   This successful outcome of the General…

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12 May 2016

Sustainable Aviation’s Continuous Descent campaign, led by NATS, has been recognised in the Responsible Business Awards for the second year running.   The aim of the campaign is to increase the number of Continuous Descent Operations (CDO) being delivered across the UK. A CDO is an aircraft descent technique…

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06 Apr 2016

Sustainable Aviation writes to David Cameron highlighting the importance of airspace modernisation   UK airports, airlines, air navigation service providers and aerospace manufacturers write to David Cameron to highlight the importance of airspace modernisation to the UK economy The letter states that without modernisation, delays to passengers could increase…

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26 Jan 2016

Aviation is a UK success story with a turnover of over £60 billion and annual aerospace exports of £26 billion. The figures are contained in a new report published today (26 January) that for the first time brings together and summarises the socio-economic contribution of the UK’s aerospace manufacturers,…

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12 Jul 2015
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On 7 July at the Business in the Community (BITC) Responsible Business Awards, Sustainable Aviation were delighted that NATS was announced as the winner of ‘The Engaging Customers on Sustainability Award’ for their work in championing the SA Continuous Descent Operations (CDO) campaign. Watch a short video below:

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11 Feb 2015

View our Sustainable Aviation February 2015 Newsletter here.

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