Air France to offset its domestic emissions and will debut bigger baggage bins on its single-aisle aircraft as it moves to meet changing traveller habits

There have been increasing calls in France, like some other European countries, for a modal shift from air to rail for domestic journeys. While, such…..

Air New Zealand has made ‘great strides’ against its sustainability goals over the past 12 months

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly essential aspect of business strategy and more and more customers are demanding that businesses develop practices that take into account…..

Simplifying responsible travel – new map aims to inspire tourists and travellers to give back to the destination they’re visiting

Travel has always been about trying different experiences and discovering new surroundings. Nowadays, it has become increasingly important for travellers to also give something back…..

Aviation’s version of ‘The Elders’ look to define and promote the benefits of air travel, but overlook the elephant in the departure lounge

There is a shadowy organisation known as ‘The Elders’ which was originally brought together in 2007 by Nelson Mandela, Richard Branson and Peter Gabriel as…..

ACI World Airport Traffic Report highlights – consistent growth now and projected for the future but ACI frets about ‘isolationist policies and trade wars’

ACI World has published its annual World Airport Traffic Report, which revealed global passenger traffic is estimated to have reached 8.8 billion in 2018, up…..

Taking a sustainable strategy on our business travels – from vehicle sharing via glass and plate use to virtual meetings, are we on the right path?

The importance of sustainability in society, and especially in business travel, is growing and an increasing number of companies are paying attention to environmental and…..

Rising numbers of Australians are looking at electric and hybrid vehicles for their next set of wheels, and the used market has the strongest appeal

There are huge pressures on the travel and hospitality industries to develop sustainable environmental strategies, but there is not point investing in all of our…..

Lilihill Capital is planning a EUR1 billion airport city development in Klagenfurt, but a reluctance for domestic connectivity may frustrate the project

While most European regional airports are struggling to attract attention, investment interest and new connections by air, Klagenfurt airport, in the capital of Austria’s Carinthia…..

Marriott continues the trend – hotel group latest to remove single-use plastic toiletry bottles in property bathrooms

Whether for business or leisure, hotel guests increasingly want their stays to be more sustainable without any impact on the quality of their experience. First…..

Where airports and the environment clash you just can’t win. Now the world’s leading airport user of solar panels is removing them for fear of flooding

India’s Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) has started dismantling and removing a significant number of solar panels at the airport site, due to concerns from…..