Research on Aircrafts Propelled by Alternative Fuels

Research on Aircrafts Propelled by Alternative Fuels

Originally submitted by Cornelia Daheim
last updated by Sivert von Saldern

Weak Signal's progress: fully-fledged

This Weak Signal came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Weak Signal: 
Theme 7 - Transport (including aeronautics)

The sub-theme that best relates to this Weak Signal: 
AAT: The greening of air transport

When did the Weak Signal manifest ? 
2005-now

Weak Signal's description 
Great efforts in research aim at developing the usage of alternative fuels in aeronautics. A wide spectrum of classical solutions as plant oils, synthetic fuel, or even radical ones like organic materials may lead to several positive impacts on economy, politics and nature.