KLM has purchased sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) for flights out of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The sustainable fuel is produced by Neste from used cooking oil and will reduce CO 2 emissions by up to 80% compared to fossil kerosene. This purchase marks the first time the fuel will be supplied using the existing infrastructure at Schiphol. Furthermore, Neste is joining KLM’s Corporate BioFuel Program. In doing so, Neste will reduce the CO 2 emissions of its own business travel on KLM flights by 100%. Using sustainable aviation fuel is currently one of the most effective ways to reduce coo2 emissions in the airline industry. Owing largely to the companies taking part in the KLM Corporate BioFuel Program, we have been able to make this purchase, giving a further impulse to the consistent production of SAF. —KLM President & CEO Pieter Elbers The quantity of SAF will be blended with […]