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The French ecotax: an opportunity for Europe?

The ecotax envisaged by the government following the work of the citizens' convention is definitely causing a lot of ink to flow. We could have told you that 150 people drawn at random for such serious subjects is a bit...

Air France domestic flight ban: why one should not be too excited!

As we said earlier, the rescue of Air France is not a blank cheque to the airline and comes with conditions. And these conditions were not long in coming: the Minister of the Economy demanded that the airline stop...

The plasma reactor, the future of green aviation?

In the logic of zero-emission air transport, the Holy Grail is the electric aircraft. To be honest, we don't see it happening tomorrow or even the day after tomorrow, even if a hybrid near-future is very possible. But when...

Finnair aims for carbon neutrality

In the series "airlines take environmental change seriously even if the general public has a biased view of the subject", Finnair has just announced its carbon neutrality ambition. The airline recently announced its intention to reduce its carbon emissions by...

Environment and shame of flying (flygskam): French people aware but overwhelmed by preconceived ideas

A recent study by the Chaire Pégase that you can get here shows that if the French have well integrated the reality of the threats to the environment, they have a hard time separating the wheat from the chaff...

Is the electric plane for tomorrow?

The holy grail of eco-friendly and sustainable transport, the electric plane is for many the next great revolution in air transport. But is it realistic ? The electric plane already exists For some, the 100% electric plane is a utopia, and...

Marriott eliminates single-use containerized toiletries

I don't know about you, but I'm one of those travelers who have ended up paying a lot of attention to the toiletries provided to guests by hotels. Well, not the standard or even mediocre products found in low-end...

SAS’ bizarre ideas for protecting the environment

We know that the subject of the impact of air transport on the environment is not taken lightly in Sweden, even if the public authorities are extremely hypocritical on the subject, but the latest decisions of SAS on the...

Paris Air Forum 2019: Digital or ecological revolution?

On Friday, June 14, the 6th edition of the Paris Air Forum was held as an aperitif to the Paris Air Show, which opens today near Paris. This edition, placed under the sign of the Data Revolution, could not avoid...

KLM presents the aircraft of the future, 20% more fuel efficient

Simple style exercise or real industrial project? KLM has teamed up with the University of Delft to develop the Flying-V, which prefigures what the airplane of the future could be in terms of environmentally responsible and sustainable air transport. With...