ACI Airport Business

In 2020, the SESAR Joint Undertaking unveiled a new wave of research into technologies aimed at making aviation smarter and more sustainable for the generations to come.

Every saving counts when it comes to reducing fuel burn, CO2, but also local air pollutant emmissions and noise. That's where taxibots or e-taxi systems come in and the Advanced Engine Off Navigation (AEON) project. The project partners aim to significatly lower CO2 emissions generated by aircraft taxing at airports by developing a concept of operations for engin-off taxing techniques, making use of noval technologies that are coming onto the market...read here