The second competition under the Sky’s the Limit Challenge is now open! The Cross-Canada Flight Competition is accepting submissions between March 1, 2019 and January 1, 2021 to complete a cross-Canada commercial flight using Canadian-produced sustainable aviation fuel. The first fuel producer to meet all of the criteria will be awarded a $1 million prize.
To be eligible, Canadian fuel producers must have produced a minimum of 2500L of Canadian made sustainable aviation fuel that meets all applicable aviation turbine fuel standards (CGSB and ASTM) and has greenhouse gas emissions that are a minimum of 10% lower than that of conventional aviation fuel on a life-cycle basis. In partnership with Air Canada and WestJet, the fuel for the cross-Canada flight must meet a minimum blend of 10% sustainable aviation fuel.Submissions for the Cross-Canada Flight Competition, as well as full details in the Applicant Guide, can be found on the Sky’s the Limit Challenge website.