Airline To Weigh International Flight Passengers To Maximize Fuel Efficiency

American Airlines
  • In an effort to promote fuel efficiency, Air New Zealand will request passengers to weigh themselves before boarding an international flight, as part of a test program.
  • The company said that over the course of the next few weeks, it will ask over 10,000 clients traveling on overseas flights to “take part in its passenger weight survey before they board.
  • The pilot program seeks to limit the use of fossil fuel usage.