Holistic Study Examines Climate Change Impact On Aviation

Rising air temperatures will see the MTOW of an A320 reduced in the hottest months, the study suggests.
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LYON, France—A Holistic study on how climate change is going to affect commercial air transport, from takeoff performance to airport submersion and leisure travel demand, is underway at four French research organizations specializing in aerospace and high-performance computing. An Airbus A320...

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