Emission Factor

Aircraft (freight - RF effect unknown)

0.9124kgCO2e/ton-mile

Emission factor summary

Emission intensity of freighting goods by aircraft. Retrieved from the 2024 GHG Emission Factors Hub (xlsx) file published by the US EPA at the source URL. NOTE: It is unknown if the radiative forcing (RF) effect that reflects the impact of contrails and high-altitude release of GHGs is included.

PropertyValue
NameAircraft (freight - RF effect unknown)
SectorTransport
CategoryAir Freight
SourceEPA
Region
Unit Type
Year
2024
Year Released
2024
Emission Factor
  • CO2e0.9124kg/ton-mile
  • CO20.9048 kg/ton-mile
  • CH40 kg/ton-mile
  • N2O0.00002786 kg/ton-mile
LCA Activity
use_phase
CO2e Calculation Origin
Climatiq
CO2e Calculation Method
AR6
Supported CO2e Calculation Method
AR4, AR5, AR6
Data Versioning
  • Status: Current

API Reference

Activity ID
freight_flight-route_type_na-distance_na-weight_na-rf_na
UUID
34bba50b-dfde-4b60-9cf9-a1239dacd47c
Code Snippet
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