How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

How to Ensure Safety During Aircraft Refuelling

Safe aircraft refuelling operations require strict adherence to procedures and careful application of the safety precautions, not solely by the refuelling operators but also flight crew, the cabin crew and the other ground operators. This article highlights the safety...
IATA Calls For Sustainable Aviation Fuel Post-COVID-19

IATA Calls For Sustainable Aviation Fuel Post-COVID-19

The International air transport Association (IATA) has called for the International Energy Agency (IEA) to prioritize investment in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) to assist power aviation’s contribution to the post-COVID-19 recovery. The world must ‘build back...
Tips For Protecting Your Plane From Bad Fuel

Tips For Protecting Your Plane From Bad Fuel

Recently a gentleman from California who flies out of a local airport. In the last few months, his aircraft has developed several fuel leaks. When he checked around, he discovered that other pilots at the same airport are also experiencing fuel leaks. Additionally,...
Aviation Emissions Could Be Recycled into Jet Fuel

Aviation Emissions Could Be Recycled into Jet Fuel

Emissions from aircraft could soon be captured and reused as jet fuel. Engineering companies around the world are developing systems that can turn potentially harmful gases into useful energy. BBC News reports that green aviation specialists, SkyNRG are working with...
Safety alert from NTSB to prevent jet fuel contamination

Safety alert from NTSB to prevent jet fuel contamination

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued on Wednesday a Safety Alert SA-079 warning providers of jet fuel to take measures to prevent contamination of jet fuel by diesel exhaust fluid. Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) is required for all new on- and off-road,...