NBAA recently formed the Maintenance Committee’s new Sustainability Subcommittee to help aviation managers identify and implement the best ways to reduce their operation’s carbon footprint. “Combining multiple [sustainability] options, instead of waiting for or depending on a single solution, will allow businesses to explore and attain their sustainability goals sooner,” noted subcommittee Co-Chair Jessica McClintock, vice-president for global accounts at FuelerLinx.
In this episode of NBAA’s “Flight Plan,” host Rob Finfrock speaks with:
Stewart D’Leon, NBAA director, environmental and technical operations
Brock Jordan, co-chair, NBAA Sustainability Subcommittee and chief pilot, Netflix
Jessica McClintock, co-chair, NBAA Sustainability Subcommittee and vice president, global accounts, FuelerLinx
At NBAA-BACE, Industry leaders and outside experts expressed confidence that business aviation will reach its net-zero emissions goal because of its long track record of advancing technology and the number of options that can be tapped to generate significant carbon reductions.
At a press event at Henderson Executive airport, Clark County declared Monday, Oct. 11 2021, to be "National Business Aviation Association Day" in recognition of the economic impact of NBAA-BACE for the area, as well as the association's commitment to sustainability.