TITLE

ICAO Fuel-Efficiency Targets Will Not Be Met, Think Tank Says

AUTHOR(S)
Croft, John
PUB. DATE
November 2015
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/2/2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that airliners are not on track to meet fuel efficiency targets set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). It states that new aircraft efficiency improvements are exceed by increases in travel demand leading to an increase in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. It mentions that according to International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) rewards airframers for using technologies that reduce fuel burn using CO2 standards.
ACCESSION #
110791488

 

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