- Jan 29, 2014
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- Montgomery, NY, USA
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The Environmental Protection Agency just enshrined the nation’s first-ever air pollution regulations on the aviation industry. But don’t get too excited, because they do basically nothing.earther.gizmodo.com
Let me get this straight. The author of this article finds it "infuriating" that the industry met the standards twelve years before they had to?Even more infuriatingly, the new rules are outpaced by most aircraft manufacturers around the world. In fact, according to a September report by the International Council on Clean Transportation, the average new commercial jet was in compliance with the ICAO’s 2028 standards as early as 2016.