Senior Manager – Fuel Project
Hamza joined the Arab Air Carriers’ Organization (AACO) in 2012 in the industry affairs department. In 2016, Hamza was assigned to head AACO’s Fuel Project, which comprises the following two major groups: The Fuel Steering Board (FSB) and the Aviation Fuel Advisory Group (AFAG). Under the working framework of the FSB and AFAG, Hamza is committed to serving the interests of the member airlines and to spread awareness and ensure a safe and sustainable aviation fuel industry in the world in general and in the Arab world in particular.
25 November 2020 | 14:45 - 15:50 | Virtual Panel: Are Sustainable Fuels Economically Viable?
Since the COVID-19 oil crash, synthetic sustainable fuels have become 3-5 times more expensive than traditional jet fossil fuels. With over 80% of flights being grounded, airlines are forced to make cutbacks to reduce costs, which now poses the question, are sustainable aviation fuels a viable option for airlines? This virtual panel will explore the true costs and practicality of sustainable aviation fuels.