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Flying GreenMay 29 - The May/June 2013 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on environmental advances in general aviation. Articles explore ways we can “fly green” through new technology and by following environmentally sound practices.

Among the feature articles in this issue include:

  • how to be a noise-friendly neighbor (p.10)
  • a look at FAA’s avgas initiative (p.13)
  • whether electric aircraft are in our future (p.18)

The issue’s Checklist (p.17) and Vertically Speaking (p.30) departments outline some simple ways pilots can fly more environmentally friendly, while Nuts, Bolts, and Electrons (p.26) looks at workplace safety practices in the hangar.

The link to the online edition is: http://www.faa.gov/news/safety_briefing/.