02 December 2014: Sustainable Aviation has launched the Sustainable Fuels UK Roadmap. Headlines include potential for a 24% reduction in aviation CO2 by 2050.
5 November 2014: We have won the Quiet Mark Award of Distinction at The Noise Abatement Society, John Connell Awards. Our noise management strategy and new fleet of 787-9s helped us clinch the prize.
4 November 2014: Our new sustainability report is out today. Covering everything from our carbon footprint to our community investment programme.
3 November 2014: To celebrate our award-winning Dreamliner becoming the first Quiet Mark awarded aeroplane, we are giving a pair of round trip tickets to Boston to one lucky winner.
1 November 2014: We’re partnering with The Carbon Neutral Company on our carbon offsetting scheme. To find out more about offsetting your flight, click the link below.
24 October 2014: HSBC is joining our exciting partnership with LanzaTech in preparation for a world-first flight using a ground-breaking low carbon fuel.
15 October 2014: We have become the first ever airline to be awarded the prestigious Quiet Mark certification, for our new fleet of Boeing 787s.
23 September 2014: IATA issued a joint declaration along with ICAO to announce the aviation industry’s commitment on actions to deal with climate change.
12 August 2014: Michelle writes about her amazing trip in India to meet the 30 lucky scholarship winners and the communities we are supporting.
13 July 2014: A discussion paper published by Sustainable Aviation calls for a review of the UK government’s sustainable aviation fuels policy.
9 July 2014: We were voted the runner up for ‘Innovation of the Year’ at the 2degrees Champions Awards 2014 for our partnership with LanzaTech on sustainable fuels. Our Head of Sustainability, Emma Harvey was a finalist for ‘Member of the Year’.
30 June 2014: In the last six months our team has raised a massive £147,351.26. Of this £50.160, is for our fruit tree campaign in India.
1 June 2014: Narrated by Sir Richard Branson, this 3.5 minute animation shows what we're doing to reduce our environmental impact and to support communities in need.
19 May 2014: Donations made by our customers to our onboard Change for Children appeal has provided more than 19,920 people with clean water.
1 May 2014: We’ve been shortlisted for two awards - ‘Innovation of the Year’ for our partnership with LanzaTech and ‘Member of the Year’ for our very own Head of Sustainability, Emma Harvey.
16 April 2014: We’ve updated our Sustainability Policy, which sets out our key targets and initiatives for our environmental and community investment activities.
7 April 2014: Since our partnership began in 2010, Free The Children has captured the hearts, minds and imaginations of our people, our passengers and also thousands of students across the UK.
11 March 2014: Twelve thousand students celebrated change with world-renowned speakers!
3 March 2014: We are thrilled to announce that Prince Harry will be attending, and speaking at We Day UK!
20 January 2014: Our Corporate Social Responsibility programme was ‘Highly Commended’ in the Business Travel Awards 2014.
4 January 2014: We delivered 13 tonnes of supplies including medicines and health kits to the Philippines. Our onboard appeal also raised over £32,000.