Tag: SAF

Bordeaux Airport commences permanent sustainable aviation fuel supply

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bordeaux Airport has just become France’s first commercial airport to permanently offer sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). On the first day, three flights leaving from Bordeaux were refueled with 30% SAF by TotalEnergies: Lufthansa flight LH1085 to Frankfurt, Air France flight AF7627 to Paris Charles-de-Gaulle and a medical assistance flight operated by Airlec, a business aviation […]

Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airlines Integrates an Option For Carbon-neutral Flying

Reading Time: < 1 minute Brussels Airlines now offers its customers the option to choose a carbon-neutral booking with a single click. After flight selection, they can choose one of three options to fly CO2-neutral. The first option is to use SAF which is currently produced from residual biogenic materials and directly reduces CO2 emissions. A second option is to […]

Ryanair Aims To Become Carbon Neutral By 2050

Reading Time: < 1 minute Budget airline Ryanair has said it will achieve carbon neutrality within 28 years, hitting net zero at the same time as the UK and the 27 member states of the EU expect to reach the same target. The strategy is as follows: 34% decarbonisation through the increased use of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) 32% decarbonisation through […]

Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines Begins Using SAF on Its Flights

Reading Time: < 1 minute Turkish Airlines has started using sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on its flights. Aviation fuel obtained from sustainable sources was used for the first time on the TK1823 flight that departed from Istanbul Airport for Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport on 2 February. SAF that will be used for Turkish Airlines has 87% less greenhouse gas […]

Iberia A321
Iberia to Fly 10% of Flights Using Sustainable Fuel

Reading Time: < 1 minute Iberia wants to expand its development of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) by using waste, recycled used oils, and other sustainable plant-based feedstocks. It has signed a strategic alliance with Cepsa, one of Spain’s leading aviation fuel suppliers. It intends to fly 10% of its operations using SAF by 2030. According to Maarten Wetselaar, CEO of […]

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Budget Airlines Request for EU Sustainable Fuel Quotas for All Flights

Reading Time: < 1 minute Low-cost airlines are asking the European Union to request airlines to apply a certain share of sustainable fuel to all flights but not only short-haul ones. The European Commission is drawing a plan for carriers to use a minimum share of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) to restrain the aviation industry’s CO2 emissions impacting the planet […]