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Airbus flap their wings at the Farnborough Airshow

Airbus flap their wings at the Farnborough Airshow

The annual Farnborough Airshow currently running has become the traditional meeting place for movers and shakers within the airline industry with billions of dollars worth of orders for new aircraft being ritually placed at the event, often after months of negotiation behind-the-scenes. According to reports from Farnborough, this year’s show is certainly no exception with

KLM takes their longest flight to date powered by sustainable jet fuel

KLM takes their longest flight to date powered by sustainable jet fuel

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines recently completed their longest flight to date partially powered by sustainable jet fuel. The flight from Schiphol airport in Amsterdam to the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba was more than 10 hours long, with 20% of the fuel powering the aircraft, an Airbus A330-200, being a blend of sustainable fuel made