Our team member Dr. Florian Linke will act as guest editor of Aerospace MDPI in a Special Issue entitled “How the future climate is affected by developments in air transportation”.
The matter includes the following topics:
- Forecasts on the growth in air travel demand and flight movements, including projected route network changes in the future and technology improvement scenarios
- Detailed impact assessment of new overall aircraft designs and technologies (aircraft subsystems, new propulsion concepts and alternative energy carriers)
- New operational measures, policy-driven approaches and market-based measures
Keywords: Climate impact, aviation, impact assessment, gaseous emissions, mitigation measures, non-CO2 effects, contrail cirrus, aircraft technology, sustainable aviation fuel, flight operations
Further information about the requirements and submission of this special issue can be found in the website: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/applsci/special_issues/Climate_Impact_of_Aviation