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September 15, 2022, 12:18 PM

Heart Unveils Plans for 30-seat Electric Regional Airliner

Air Canada and Saab are investing in the Swedish start-up's plans to bring the 30-seat ES-30 model to market in 2028.

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Sustainable aviation fuel
Sep 26, 2022 - 12:28 PM
In the run-up to a triennial ICAO meeting, business aviation groups have released policy principles to guide long-term carbon emissions reductions.
Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus, Melissa Orme and Steve Chisholm cut a ribbon during the opening ceremony of Boeing’s Center of Additive Manufacturing Excellence in Auburn.
Sep 26, 2022 - 12:06 PM
Boeing held an opening ceremony for its new 3D printing facility in Auburn, Washington, on September 23.
Bombardier's EcoJet design model
Sep 23, 2022 - 12:48 PM
Bombardier will be a major sponsor and exhibitor at this weekend's inaugural Volaria Airshow in Québec.
Ramp at Aspen-Pitken County Airport with business jets
Sep 23, 2022 - 10:31 AM
With Aspen, Colorado playing host to the UN Mountain Partnership Global Meeting, Atlantic Aviation is bringing in extra SAF to meet anticipated demand.
biomass being processed for refinement into sustainable aviation fuel
Sep 16, 2022 - 11:53 AM
Directional Aviation's investment in Alder Fuels is also aimed at transparently documenting sustainable aviation fuel production and its use.
digital rendering of Heart Aerospace's 30-seat ES-30 in flight
Sep 15, 2022 - 12:18 PM
Air Canada and Saab are investing in the Swedish start-up's plans to bring the 30-seat ES-30 model to market in 2028.
Airplane landing in an austere environment at Tenzin-Hillary Airport in Lukla, Nepal,
Sep 15, 2022 - 10:14 AM
The 10-year FAA WAAS contract with Raytheon Intelligence & Space has a total value of $375 million.
Aemetis' ethanol production facility in Keyes, California
Sep 13, 2022 - 10:46 AM
Renewable fuels producer Aemetis is on schedule to begin procurement for the start of construction of its Riverbank, California, sustainable fuel facility.
Digital rendering of eVTOL aircraft with United Airlines livery paint scheme
Sep 8, 2022 - 8:46 AM
A $15 million investment by United Airlines in Eve Air Mobility accompanies a conditional purchase agreement for 200 four-seat electric aircraft.
Gulfstream G700 in flight (Photo: Gulfstream Aerospace)
Sep 7, 2022 - 11:39 AM
The Business Intelligence Group recognized Gulfstream Aerospace with its Sustainability Leadership Award.