Fly like the wind: How new tech and tools are helping to guide flights

In recent weeks, scientists at Reading University have found that considerable savings could be made on emissions if aircraft were able to fly routes that took advantage of the wind. Over the course of a typical winter, this would result in a 2.7% saving on carbon emission per passenger, totaling a saving of 7,000 tons of CO2.

Fly like the wind: How new tech and tools are helping to guide flights

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