Originally Posted by roycruse
Air travel ??? - I heard that per person per mile jumbos burn less fuel than a 50cc moped...
Please tell me you don't honestly believe that???
We are gonna have to move on to the education system to gripe about in a minute!!
I work very close to Heathrow and in some weather conditions you can TASTE the AvGas in areas of Hounslow!!!!! Brown exhaust trails head off into the distance after every plane.
Plus Heathrow is a city in its own right and all their impact on the environment needs to be taken into account too.