BA released that in December 2009, passenger capacity was 4.2% below December 2008, while traffic fell by 4.0%. This resulted in a passenger load factor increase of 0.1 points versus last year, to 76.8%.
Australian sustainable aviation fuel industry receives massive boost with major investment
The Australian sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) industry has received a massive boost with a major joint investment. A Queensland biofuel refinery being jointly developed by Jet Zero Australia and LanzaJet is to receive investment from Qantas Group, Airbus, and the Queensland Government. The refinery is looking to produce SAF from agricultural by-products, including sugar cane.