Research

Our research at Boston’s Logan Airport is exploring how modifying ground operations can reduce aircraft fuel burn and emissions.

The research areas in the Laboratory for Aviation and the Environment are:

See overviews of our research from the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics magazine AeroAstro:

A video lecture (below) by Prof. Ian Waitz is also available that describes our aviation environmental policy research. Outputs from our research are made available as publications and other resources. You can follow us on Twitter (@MIT_LAE) to keep up-to-date with our research.