A Singapore Airlines Airbus A350 departs on its inaugural flight. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Katie Bailey)

Singapore Airlines Pledging Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Joining the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in its ongoing commitments to reducing the aviation industry's carbon emissions, the Singapore Airlines Group – consisting of national carrier Singapore Airlines, budget airline Scoot and Singapore Airlines Cargo – announced on Monday in a press release that it has pledged to achieving net zero carbon emissions by the year 2050. The pledge comes as numerous other airlines, such as LATAM, VistaJet and Viva Aerobus, commit to cutting emissions in addition to increasing…