As climate protests take place around the world, DW looks at the aviation industry's efforts to limit the environmental impact of flying.
Shame may not be the most efficient fuel to spur action against climate change, says DW's Kate Ferguson after attending Germany's first national aviation conference in the eastern city of Leipzig.
Flying has an impact on the climate and everyone should use planes responsibly — that’s what even airlines say now. "Flight shaming" is making a difference, as our reporter Andreas Spaeth found out.
Germany's highest civil court has said travelers cannot double up on compensation under EU and German law. The exact meaning of an EU law on passengers' rights has been contested several times in German courts.
Climate protesters have said they plan to deploy toy drones to ground flights and draw attention to aviation emissions. But authorities say they are working on plans to keep planes in the sky.
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