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ATR and Braathens test 100% SAF flight

ATR and Braathens test 100% SAF flight

June 22, 2022 |

In Sweden, regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, Swedish airline Braathens Regional Airlines and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) supplier Neste supplier Neste collaborated to enable the first ever 100% SAF-powered test flight on a commercial regional aircraft. When used in neat form Neste MY Sustainable Aviation Fuel™ reduces greenhouse gas emissions over its life cycle by up […]

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ATR successfully trialing 100% SAF

ATR successfully trialing 100% SAF

February 3, 2022 |

In France, Simple Flying reports ATR has begun running test flights on 100% sustainable aviation fuel supplied by Neste. This follows the first 100% SAF flight by United Airlines last year. ATR’s turboprop regional jets already claim to have 40% lower emissions than other regional aircraft so see the switch to SAF as a natural […]

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Braathens Regional Airlines, Air BP, ATR and Neste collaborate to achieve the ‘Perfect Flight’

Braathens Regional Airlines, Air BP, ATR and Neste collaborate to achieve the ‘Perfect Flight’

May 19, 2019 |

In Sweden, a “perfect flight” took off. What exactly is a “perfect flight”? For some of you, it might mean wingsuit flying done by daring humans but for Neste, it’s when “Every element of the flight management process has been optimised to keep carbon emissions to a minimum.” So what made this regional flight from […]

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