Greenhouse gas emissions from aviation ETC/ACC Technical Paper 2006/3

22 Jan 2007

Iulian Petchesi

The purpose of this report is to compile reliable and transparent data on the effects of aviation on climate change as background information for the discussion of greenhouse gas mitigation efforts by this sector. It gives an overview of the effects of emissions from air traffic on the climate with a special focus on non-CO2 gases and contains latest data on historic and projected emissions from government, science and business organisations.

Prepared by: Jakob Graichen (Öko-Institut, Berlin, Germany) and Bernd Gugele (Umweltbundesamt, Vienna, Austria) as partners of the ETC/ACC Consortium

Published by: ETC/ACC, Dec. 2006, 27 pp.