Critical Issues in Aviation and the Environment 2014: Aviation Alternative Fuels Development and Deployment

This paper is part of an e-circular that explores issues that address the major environmental components affected by aviation activities, sustainable solutions that have evolved and continue to be developed to minimize aviation’s environmental impacts, and key processes that link aviation and the environment. The focus of the e-circular is on the state of science and on identification of priority research with potential to yield benefits. This section highlights the development and deployment of alternative fuels for the aviation sector. The motivation for the use of renewable jet fuel is discussed, along with the current state of research, future vision and research needs.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Pagination: pp 73-83
  • Monograph Title: Critical Issues in Aviation and the Environment 2014
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01529940
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 25 2014 8:43AM