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the obama administration has released a scientific finding that greenhouse gases from aircraft pose a risk to human health paving the way for regulating emissions from the u. s. aviation industry rhodes correspondent valley folk of you she says this is a late but significant announcement since the first time the united states is taking steps to regulate carbon emissions and greenhouse gas emissions from the aviation sector , they've already moved %HESITATION on regulations for cars and trucks , they have started regulations on power plants which are expected to be , finalized in august , and now they're moving on to what people say is the largest unregulated sector which is airlines and it's a growing %HESITATION sector in terms of emissions ruling came only after environmental groups sued the p. a. saying it was obligated to regulate aircraft emissions , e. p. a. so called endangerment finding would allow the u. s. implemented global carbon dioxide emissions standard being developed by the u. n. the possible release in two thousand sixteen but some environmental groups are concerned that the standard being discussed will do little to change the status quo right now requirement is expected to apply only to new aircraft is , certified from two thousand twenty leaving most of the world's existing fleets unaffected for years to come