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Airport news • 20 June 2012 • ICAO
Successfully completed unprecedented series of connecting international flights powered by sustainable alternative fuels...
The effects of international aviation on the environment have been a concern to ICAO for more than 40 years. The first ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) for noise were adopted in 1971 and for aircraft engine emissions in 1981, long before the average air traveller was introduced to the concepts of “carbon footprint” and “offset-programmes”.