Aircraft Owners Say EPA Lacks Power To Issue Leaded-Fuel Risk Finding

January 19, 2023
A coalition of aircraft owners says EPA lacks legal authority to issue its proposed “endangerment finding” that would likely trigger a phaseout of leaded aviation fuel, even as Democratic state officials and environmentalists seek a fast phaseout, and other industry groups cautiously accept the finding but advocate a slower phaseout of the fuel. In Jan. 11 comments submitted to EPA ahead of a Jan. 17 deadline for public input, the Coalition for Sustainable Aviation (CSA) , a non-profit group “focused...

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