‘New era of innovation and travel’

An historic 15-hour Qantas flight today from Los Angeles to Melbourne is using a mix of 10% biofuel. Made from the non-food seed, Brassica Carinata, it will save '18,000kg in carbon emissions', according to ...

Qantas signs ‘farm to flight’ deal

Qantas Airlines has signed a 'farm to flight' deal to grow a Canadian oilseed crop - used to make renewable jet fuel - in Australia. It is partnering with Quebec's Agrisoma Biosciences to bring Carinata, a n...

Airlines turning to biofuels

The aviation industry is increasing its adoption of biofuels in a bid to reduce carbon emissions. Australian carrier Qantas announced today, that by the end of the decade, its aircraft in Los Angeles will be...