Rolls-Royce completes testing for ‘world’s fastest’ all-electric jet tech

The project aims to beat the current all-electric flight world record early next year

EU proposes more efficient air traffic management to reduce emissions

The upgrade of the Single European Sky regulatory framework is expected to help reduce up to 10% of air transport emissions

Airbus unveils designs for ‘world’s first’ zero-emission commercial jet

The company believes hydrogen as a power source could hold the key to the decarbonisation of aerospace and other industries

‘Tax frequent flyers and ban SUVs’ says climate assembly

The 108 assembly members said: ‘It is imperative that there is strong and clear leadership from the government that should forge a cross-party consensus that allows for certainty, long-term planning and a phased transition’

Efficient, electric guitar-inspired jet takes to the skies

The project, which is backed by the Dutch airline KLM, will burn 20% less fuel and will have the same passengers capacity as a current Airbus A350

Fly away! Electric air taxi to carry passengers from Brighton to London in 30 minutes

The flying taxi, which could carry five passengers, is said to be on course to start commercial flights in 2024

US takes off with $33m funding for greener aircraft

Funding will be shared by 17 projects that aim to reduce energy usage and carbon emissions for commercial aircraft propulsion systems

Jet zero takes off! Giant helium-filled airship moves toward electric propulsion

Airlander 10 will offer zero-emission flights using hydrogen fuel cells

Almost half of Britons plan to cut down on flying as coronavirus sparks lifestyle changes

In a new survey, respondents also noted they were now more likely to turn off lights and unused appliances than before the lockdown

Virgin Galactic unveils jet that will fly sustainably three times the speed of sound

The supersonic jet will be able to carry up to 19 passengers and fly at altitudes above 60,000 feet