AIRE Pushes Back

Hughes, David
June 2008
Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/30/2008, Vol. 168 Issue 26, p31
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the goal of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)and the European Commission to expand a green transatlantic flight demonstration program so that by 2010 it will show how airline operations can be improved from gate-to-gate. The Atlantic Interoperability Initiative to Reduce Emissions is aiming for gate-to-gate flight demonstrations in fiscal 2010 involving improved efficiency in surface operations, departures, en-route operations and arrivals, says James McDaniel, the FAA program manager for the project.


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