New innovative technologies and energy sources for aviation are under development at a pace faster than anticipated. ICAO is closely following up these developments and its possible applications to the aviation sector. This Skytalk will provide details on the latest innovate technologies that are entering the aviation market, possible environmental benefits for the sector, and challenges associated with their adoption.
Chief, Environmental Standards Section
Environment Bureau, ICAO
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