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Jet fuel from thin air: Aviation’s hope or hype? | BBC News

“This is the future of aviation,” Oskar Meijerink tells me in a cafĂ© in Rotterdam airport.

His company, in partnership with the airport’s owners, is planning the world’s first commercial production of jet fuel made, in part, from carbon dioxide (CO2).

Based at the airport, it will work by capturing CO2, the gas which contributes to global warming, from the air.

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