Sustainable Aviation

  • T. Hikmet Karakoc
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
  • Onder Altuntas
  • Yasin Sohret

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Onder Altuntas, Yasin Sohret, T. Hikmet Karakoc
      Pages 3-5
  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. M. Kadri Akyuz, Onder Altuntas, M. Ziya Sogut, T. Hikmet Karakoc
      Pages 9-36
    3. Hulya Altuntas
      Pages 81-95
    4. Birol Kılkış
      Pages 97-117
  4. Part III

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Murat Ayar, K. Melih Guleren
      Pages 121-136
    3. Tawfiq Ahmed, Dilek Funda Kurtulus
      Pages 137-152
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 153-159

About this book


This book provides readers with a basic understanding of the concepts and methodologies of sustainable aviation.The book is divided into three sections : basic principles the airport side, and the aircraft side. In-depth chapters discuss the key elements of sustainable aviation and provide complete coverage of essential topics including airport, energy, and noise management along with novel technologies, standards and a review of the current literature on green airports, sustainable aircraft design, biodiversity management, and alternative fuels. Engineers, researchers and students will find the fundamental approach useful and will benefit from the many engineering examples and solutions provided.

  • Emphasizes sustainable aviation methodologies
  • Discusses the environmental impact of the aviation industry
  • Describes the importance of sustainable aviation education


Airport management Energy management Noise control Biodiversity Green airports General aircraft management Alternative fuels Sustainable aircraft design Avionics Fuel cells

Editors and affiliations

  • T. Hikmet Karakoc
    • 1
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
    • 2
  • Onder Altuntas
    • 3
  • Yasin Sohret
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Aeronautics and AstronauticsEskisehir Technical UniveristyEskisehirTurkey
  2. 2.Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityBucaTurkey
  3. 3.Faculty of Aeronautics and AstronauticsEskisehir Technical UniveristyEskisehirTurkey
  4. 4.Airframe & Powerplant MaintenanceSuleyman Demirel UniversityIspartaTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-14194-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-14195-0
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