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Delta’s latest climate collaboration tackles warming contrails with MIT

Delta’s latest climate collaboration tackles warming contrails with MIT

9 October 2022 Press Release Airline News

Delta is collaborating with MIT on a quest to prevent persistent contrails, which are roughly 10% of all contrails and create long-standing clouds that trap heat and warm the earth. If successful, this work could drive significant progress quickly in reducing the climate impact of aviation by preventing the creation of persistent contrail formations altogether.