It is known that transport is one of the major contributors to global climate change, responsible for one quarter of global energy related greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and one sixth of total emissions, in conjunction with the fastest growing emissions … Continue reading Hydrogen trains – Is it a sustainable option for freight transport?
Total mobility impact The understanding of future mobility is a subject of continuous questioning, as views adapt to new perspectives and outcomes driven by technological breakthroughs, new business models and regulations, as well as the pandemic trajectory. Therefore, the aim … Continue reading Insights on post-pandemic mobility: the case of Spain
When considering a public transport for interurban demand, rail and air are top of mind while bus is usually the minority player. Although road travel is the most flexible mode due to infrastructure availability, choice of destinations and level of … Continue reading Intercity buses – Could it be the most sustainable option for interurban demand in the future?
What is “New Space”? The space industry is undergoing a profound transformation underpinned by new digital technologies and business models often referred to “New Space”. The modern space age was initiated in the 1950s during the cold war and has … Continue reading The New Space era and its synergies with aviation
Civil Aviation Authorities (CAAs) are catalysts for developing the aviation sector by aligning all key players and setting the framework to ensure safe and sustainable operations. By doing this, CAAs are positioned at the forefront of the national efforts to … Continue reading Civil aviation authorities as key contributors to United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals
The fact that PBN (Performance Based Navigation) outperforms conventional navigation in all phases of flight is well known by the aviation industry. Among its many advantages, the more efficient use of airspace, the increase of the airspace capacity, and the … Continue reading Flight efficiency optimization thanks to Advanced Flight procedures implementation
Noise exposure in airport surroundings is an important issue whose impact is felt by local populations on a daily basis so political entities, aviation authorities and airport operators are continuously trying to fight against noise pollution. Regulation is a key … Continue reading Noise Regulation in Airports in the European Union and Differences with Local Regulations
Context of the Qatar Blockade Following a series of diplomatic events between GCC countries, a land, sea, and air blockade was imposed on Qatar in June of 2017, restricting Qatar’s maritime, land and airspace, and imposing additional challenges to the … Continue reading Qatar blockade impacts to GCC – Whitepaper