Royal Air Force Lays Out Road Map For Greener, Sustainable Defense

RAF aircraft
Aviation represents two-thirds of the UK military’s fuel consumption and 42% of emissions. Commanders want a greener future.
Credit: Tony Osborne/AW&ST
The UK’s Royal Air Force is facing up to a new adversary: climate change. As a result, the service has begun a series of targeted measures to curb its carbon emissions. Commanders insist that a rush to meet so-called net zero by 2040, which calls for balancing out the amount of greenhouse gases...

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