Etihad Airways became the first airline to join the Aviation Impact Accelerator (AIA), an international group of practitioners and academia convened by the University of Cambridge.
The airline has joined Boeing and Rolls-Royce and announced that it will partner with AIA to accelerate its commitment to NetZero Airlines and provide in-depth technical and policy expertise.
Etihad Airways announced that it will participate in the AIA at the Aerospace Global Forum (AGF) at the Farnborough Airshow.
AGF is a new platform for air shows aimed at driving immediate action towards Net Zero Airlines.
AIA has announced a new interactive tool aimed at accelerating the transition to Net Zero Airlines. We also worked with the World Economic Forum (WEF) to host a number of panels and publish new reports.
Etihad Airways Group, Group CEO Tony Douglas, “We are proud to partner with one of the world’s leading jet engine laboratories to further support the decarbonization of the industry. Etihad is committed to research and innovation through the Greenliner and Sustainable 50 programs. We are committed to sustainability as a flight test bed and the dedication of its fleet. This new collaboration with Cambridge University enables more industry and academia through Aviation Impact Accelerator. Synergistic effects. “
The Etihad-AIA partnership is the result of many years of research and development under its own Etihad Sustainability Program. The airline’s flagship Greenliner program in partnership with Boeing and GE, and the newly launched Sustainable 50 program in partnership with Airbus and Rolls-Royce, are platforms for technical expertise and true real-time innovation and new technological advances. Provide.
Earlier this year, airlines published the Etihad Airways Sustainability Report, demonstrating the potential progress made on sustainable aviation through a wide range of initiatives.
Etihad was recently named the 2022 Environmental Airline of the Year by the industry-renowned rating agency Airline Ratings for its aviation sustainability pursuit and commitment.
In other news, Etihad Airways has announced that it has become the first airline in the country to participate in the Domestic Value (ICV) program.
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