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24 September 2014 - 25 September 2014
Ghent, Belgium
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24 September 2014 - 25 September 2014
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
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19 November 2014 - 20 November 2014
Hamburg, Germany
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26 January 2015 - 27 January 2015
Abu Dhabi, UAE
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17 March 2015 - 19 March 2015
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Cathay Pacific focuses on sustainable biojet fuel development

Cathay Pacific Airways has invested in Fulcrum BioEnergy, a US-based sustainable biofuel...
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New tobacco plant produces sustainable jet fuel

Boeing are collaborating with South African Airways (SAA) and SkyNRG to produce sustainable...
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Farnesane used in first commercial flight

On 31 July, Amyris, partnered with Brazilian airline GOL, completed the aviation industry's...
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Gulf Aviation’s Scottish presence grows

Gulf Aviation, aviation fuel supplier, has extended its presence in Scotland after gaining...
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LGM Enterprises sets up agreement with Global TransPark

The North Carolina Global TransPark (GTP), an aerospace and logistics business park, has entered...
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Cathay Pacific focuses on sustainable biojet fuel development

8 August 2014

Cathay Pacific Airways has invested in Fulcrum BioEnergy, a US-based sustainable biofuel developer, as part of the airline's biofuels strategy.


The airline hopes this initiative will help it to achieve its goal of carbon-neutral growth...

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New tobacco plant produces sustainable jet fuel

7 August 2014

Boeing are collaborating with South African Airways (SAA) and SkyNRG to produce sustainable aviation biofuel from a new type of tobacco plant.


SkyNRG is increasing the production of a hybrid plant called Solaris as an energy crop that...

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Farnesane used in first commercial flight

4 August 2014

On 31 July, Amyris, partnered with Brazilian airline GOL, completed the aviation industry's first commercial flight with farnesane.


The recently approved renewable jet fuel was used in the duo's first flight, which left Orlando, Florida,...

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Gulf Aviation’s Scottish presence grows

4 August 2014

Gulf Aviation, aviation fuel supplier, has extended its presence in Scotland after gaining further fuel supply contracts with Lufthansa, Virgin Airways and Thomas Cook at Aberdeen International, and Edinburgh and Glasgow airports.


The...

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LGM Enterprises sets up agreement with Global TransPark

4 August 2014

The North Carolina Global TransPark (GTP), an aerospace and logistics business park, has entered an agreement with LGM Enterprises to continue Kinston Jet Center's fixed-base operator (FBO) services at the Kinston Regional Jetport...

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Karlstad home to first storage tank facility for aviation biofuel

4 August 2014

Karlstad Airport, Sweden, has become the first airport in Europe to install a fixed storage tank facility for aviation biofuel.


The facility officially opened on 26 June and the first regular commercial flight in Sweden took off the same...

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China Aviation Oil requests 1.5 million barrels of jet fuel

30 July 2014

China Aviation Oil, Asia's number one jet fuel buyer, is requesting up to 1.5 million barrels of jet fuel for August to September, a tender document reveals.


This is approximately 27% lower than what the company required in its previous...

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Sustainable Aviation demands ‘level-playing field’ for biofuels

18 July 2014

The aviation industry urges a reduction in its reliance on fossil fuels.


The Sustainable Aviation Council wants a combination of government regulatory action and private investment to help create alternatives to petrol, arguing that...

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Travel companies seek tax relief on jet fuel

7 July 2014

The travel industry intends to answer industry demands to lower taxes on jet fuel.


'We look forward to some fundamental changes that will give the travel and tourism market a big boost. There is a pressing need to review taxes on air...

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India lifts jet fuel and LPG prices

2 July 2014

The Indian government has increased the prices of jet fuel and non-subsidised liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) by Rs 16.5 (€0.2) a cylinder.


This rise comes after an increase in global oil prices due to the ongoing troubles in Iraq, and...

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Sweden’s first commercial biofuels flight takes off

1 July 2014

The country's first commercial biofuels-powered flight, operated by British Midland International (BMI) between Karlstad and Frankfurt and by Nextjet between Karlstad and Stockholm, has left Sweden. 


Opened on the 26 June, Karlstad...

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Alaska Airlines saving fuel using NextGen procedures

30 June 2014

Alaska Airlines is using new flight procedures as a result of the agency's Greener Skies initiative, a regional rollout of the FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation System in Seattle, currently in its second phase.


The primary...

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Shortlist for jet fuel distribution announced

30 June 2014

The Ministry of Energy has recently announced the shortlisted companies, including Shell, BP and PTT, for a joint venture contract distributing jet fuel.


The ministry invited tenders interested in forming a joint venture for fuel...

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Newly-approved aviation biofuel

20 June 2014

Amyris, a renewable energy provider, has designed microorganisms that convert plant sugars to a molecule called farnesene. Farnesene is then converted into a pure hydrocarbon through a secondary process.


The resulting product, farnesane,...

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Boeing and Embraer to open joint research centre

13 May 2014

Boeing and Embraer are opening a joint research centre to advance a sustainable aviation biofuel industry in Brazil.


Under a memorandum of understanding, the two aircraft manufacturers will carry out biofuel research together, as well as...

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New initiative driving global approval of Byogy jet fuel

6 May 2014

Byogy Renewables and airline partner Avianca Brasil have launched an initiative to support advanced testing to accelerate ASTM approval of Byogy's renewable jet fuel.


This alcohol-to-jet (ATJ) renewable jet fuel is a full replacement fuel...

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BA set to convert waste to jet fuel in London

1 May 2014

British Airways in partnership with Solena Fuels has announced plans to build the world's first facility to convert landfill waste in jet fuel.


The GreenSky project facility will be located in London at the Thames Enterprise Park, part of...

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Ametek expands aircraft flowmeter test capabilities

29 April 2014

Ametek Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) recently expanded fuel flowmeter test capabilities at its Reynosa, Mexico facility, to offer improved accuracy at even higher temperatures than previously possible, along with increased...

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Seta-Analytics releases FAME detector for jet fuel

24 April 2014

A three year global programme, led by the Energy Institute, has established a safety limit of the amount of 100mg/kg (100ppm) FAME which can be present in a jet fuel and would not compromise aircraft operation or safety.


Seta-Analytics,...

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