Republic Airways Holdings reported preliminary passenger traffic results for June 2010. Traffic increased 118% from the same month last year, while capacity increased 101%. Consolidated load factor was 86% versus 79% in June 2009.
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.