The Istanbul new airport’s sustainability efforts

The Istanbul new airport’s sustainability efforts

The Istanbul New Airport project in Turkey aims to become the first and largest infrastructure project outside North America to… Read More »

JetBlue to open application process for BlueBud

JetBlue to open application process for BlueBud

JetBlue has announced the opening of the application process for its business mentoring program called BlueBud the company said. JetBlue´s… Read More »

FedEx Express and Boeing to fly the next ecoDemonstrator

FedEx Express and Boeing to fly the next ecoDemonstrator

A new Boeing 777-200ERF Freighter made for FedEx Express will test emerging technologies such as propulsion advancements and flight deck… Read More »

Amtrak offering discounts for Cherry Blossom Festival

Amtrak offering discounts for Cherry Blossom Festival

Amtrak is providing travelers with a viable alternative to driving to the National Cherry Blossom Festival between March 15 and… Read More »

New York Ski Resorts to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2030

New York Ski Resorts to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2030

PHOTO: Whiteface Mountain and other state-owned ski areas pledge to rely solely on renewable energy. (photo via Flickr/Marco)  New York’s… Read More »

Adventures await in Whistler

Adventures await in Whistler

Set out on a self-propelled Nordic adventure in Whistler this winter. With more than 160 kilometres of trails to discover,… Read More »

Orchids Festival to transform London’s Kew Gardens into paradise

Orchids Festival to transform London’s Kew Gardens into paradise

The Orchids Festival returns to London’s Kew Gardens once again this year. Step into a horticultural paradise inspired by traditional… Read More »

Flights to Bali cancelled because volcanic ash

Flights to Bali cancelled because volcanic ash

Australian based Jetstar has cancelled several flights to Bali’s Denpasar airport because volcanic ash from the Mount Raung eruption is… Read More »

How to get the most from Marrakech

How to get the most from Marrakech

Listed by many top travel publications as one of the best holiday destinations in the world, Marrakech in Morocco has… Read More »

Passenger struck by lightning while getting off an airplane

Passenger struck by lightning while getting off an airplane

A female passenger was struck by lightning while getting off an airplane at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport Saturday evening, according… Read More »

How jet contrails can affect global weather

How jet contrails can affect global weather

The evidence jets sometimes leave in the sky of their flight paths – the contrails – can apparently affect how… Read More »

American suspends CLT flights due to weather

American suspends CLT flights due to weather

American Airlines will stop departures from Charlotte Douglas International Airport at 9 p.m. Wednesday, two hours ahead of its normal schedule, as… Read More »

Aviation accounts for two percent of man-made greenhouse gas emissions, according to the ICAO

Aviation accounts for two percent of man-made greenhouse gas emissions, according to the ICAO

Aviation accounts for two percent of man-made greenhouse gas emissions, according to the ICAO, which agreed last year to create… Read More »

Norwegian Air’s younger aircraft is key to cutting fuel bills and limiting climate change

Norwegian Air’s younger aircraft is key to cutting fuel bills and limiting climate change

Norwegian Air will cut the average age of its fleet to less than four years, seeing younger aircraft as the… Read More »

Stormy weather and Chicago-area ATC forces cancellation of more than 800 flights

Stormy weather and Chicago-area ATC forces cancellation of more than 800 flights

Stormy weather and operational problems caused by a fire last week at a Chicago-area air traffic control facility forced the… Read More »

Iceland has raised alert level for volcano eruption

Iceland has raised alert level for volcano eruption

Iceland’s Met Office has raised its risk level to the aviation industry for an eruption at its Bárðarbunga volcano to… Read More »

Boeing teams up with South African Airways to develop jet fuel from tobacco plant

Boeing teams up with South African Airways to develop jet fuel from tobacco plant

Boeing has teamed up with South African Airways to develop jet fuel from a tobacco plant as part of efforts… Read More »

US representative to ICAO hopeful about global system to curb carbon emissions from airlines

US representative to ICAO hopeful about global system to curb carbon emissions from airlines

The new US representative to the UN’s ICAO said he is hopeful its members will be able to agree a… Read More »

Hundreds of birds poisoned and killed at Huston Bush Airport

Hundreds of birds poisoned and killed at Huston Bush Airport

Hundreds of birds were poisoned and killed at Bush Intercontinental Airport this past weekend as part of a “bird abatement… Read More »

Great Eco-travel destinations to explore

Great Eco-travel destinations to explore

With the World Responsible Tourism Awards in its 11th year, now would be a good time to honor the destinations… Read More »

Fog over Rio de Janeiro strands hundreds of soccer fans

Fog over Rio de Janeiro strands hundreds of soccer fans

Fog over Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay on Tuesday June 17 stranded hundreds of fans trying to catch Brazil’s second… Read More »

Climate change is a growing threat to tourism

Climate change is a growing threat to tourism

Climate change is a growing threat to tourism, from thawing ski resorts to coral reefs hit by warmer seas, and… Read More »

Alaskan volcanic eruption forces regional airline to cancel flights

Alaskan volcanic eruption forces regional airline to cancel flights

A volcanic eruption in Alaska that sent a plume of ash and smoke high into the sky forced regional airline… Read More »

Swiss solar aircraft has successful test flight

Swiss solar aircraft has successful test flight

Solar Impulse two carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes. Solar Impulse is the revolutionary single-seater aircraft,… Read More »