Estimates Are The Super Jumbo Can Reduce CO2 Emissions By Three
Tons Using Optimized Procedures
An Airbus-led consortium in partnership with Air France and the
air navigation service providers from UK, Canada and the US (NATS,
Nav Canada and the FAA) will shortly commence 'Transatlantic Green
Flight' (TGF) trials with an Air France A380 on revenue flights
from New York (JFK) to Paris (CDG).
The crew of a Jet Airways flight has been suspended by the
airline after an incident which occurred Friday in Mumbai. The
airline said it had uncovered "serious procedural lapses" on the
part of the crew.
The U.S. DOT assessed a civil penalty against AirTran Airways
Monday for violating rules protecting air travelers with
disabilities. The carrier was assessed a civil penalty of
$500,000, of which up to $200,000 may be used to improve its
service to disabled passengers beyond what is required by law.