British Airways fuels its future with SAF partnership with LanzaJet
British Airways is investing in SAF technology provider and SAF producer LanzaJet as the company builds its first commercial scale plant in Georgia, USA.
•British Airways will purchase SAF from LanzaJet's US plant to power a number of the airline's flights from late 2022
•Deal also involves LanzaJet conducting early stage planning for a potential large scalecommercial SAF biorefinery in the UK
•The announcement is in addition to British Airways' existing partnership with Velocys to builda sustainable aviation fuel plant in the UK, which could produce SAF from 2025
•Investing to enable the commercial development of SAF forms part of the airline's medium-term initiatives to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050
•The airline is delivering a range of short, medium and long-term initiatives to decarbonise andachieve net zero by 2050