I want to help others to discover how precious our Earth is
I think flying is a particular problem in the disability sector
Luckily for me I hate flying
I am fed up with feeling I am breaking social rules and fed up with...
It forced me to face an uncomfortable truth: I shouldn’t be flying
I never flew much in the first place but I support this
We need to understand the urgency
We don’t fly; we have ebikes, carpool otherwise, & drive alone when no other options
Nicht mehr fliegen um als gutes Beispiel
The less we fly the longer we have to live
We want to host a conference to create an app about changing behaviour to reduce...
I thought I’d join your group to stay informed and help if I can
My conscience won’t let me hurt the earth anymore
I know that any carbon saving through my diet is dwarfed when I fly anywhere
I really hate how everybody thinks it’s someone else’s job to prevent climate change
The purpose of the holiday was to repatriate my mother’s ashes
I imagine a plane having monster truck wheels far down there, crushing animals and people...
Simple living locally is wonderful
In 2014 I published “Beyond Flying” with Green Books UK
The sights on the ground are stunning, and the down-to-earth nature helps my mood
Four years in and no regrets….
I work as independent consultant and choose projects that don’t entail flying
My partner continues with international travel, presenting me with some personal/social challenges
The other five times I will take the train, even if it takes more hours...
There is much beauty to discover in my home country
After 20 years in oil & gas, I am now working to undo the damage
I just don’t want to participate in the destruction
I say, try it. It’s not so hard.
Hoping to change the culture of the field
I attend congresses only if virtual or if they are within reach by trains
Each person can make a difference in altering some of our life choices
God will not reward us for how lavishly, or carelessly, we have lived
It brought me down to think about CO2 whenever I got on a plane so...
I place blame for the emergency facing our planet in many places.
Three kids… one bleak future
I’ve resolved not to fly at all in 2019
increasingly alarmed at our capacity as a species for cognitive dissonance
So far the benefits seem to be outweighing the disadvantages
It feels like an old-fashioned “once in a lifetime” trip!
How could I not reduce my flights? Frankly, it’s not a hardship.
It would help if there was a travel agent specializing in global low-fossil fuel travel
Passive hypermobility is noticeably stupifying
ANYTHING within my power to decrease my carbon footprint, I will do
I am switching to a carbon neutral lifestyle
I challenge the idea that flying makes you happy or is necessary for a fulfilled...
Not always easy to fly less, the academic system and administration is often not helping
I feel that explaining to others why I am avoiding flying can help normalize it
I know that taking steps in my own life helps me hold onto hope
Make conferences digital!
I cut my driver’s license into little pieces and sent my car to the wreckers
I don’t suffer cognitive dissonance, because I practice what I preach
Neither of us feel any the poorer for it
We need better & cheaper trains systems & more expensive flights
With effort I can combine more trips and do more by teleconference
I am a climate activist since I retired from teaching
I believe in the combined power of individuals
If airlines considered the climate change costs they would pay this tax
Not limiting my flying would be highly hypocritical
The time has come to stick to one’s principles
‘Love local’ – reverse the process of far-scattering tribes all over the planet
I had to cancel my train and book a flight since they refused to assist...
I’m staying home, working to make my community strong, preparing for climate refugees
I am very concerned about the legacy of climate change I’m leaving to the next...
I want to explore and care for my own back yard
Some have been supportive, but most are either disinterested or sceptical
The truth is, we do not have any carbon budget left
The liberation in simply saying ‘I no longer fly’ was quite delightful
Our approach has always been to start by walking the talk ourselves and support others...
Trains offer the advantages of lengthy conversation and uninterrupted solo activity
I can’t continue to pretend that flying doesn’t matter
I will make my last flight, booked before I had a climate change awakening about...
We are cooking the planet, and I can no longer be complicit
I still encourage people who do travel by air to buy offsets
I pledge not to fly for personal reasons ever again
I decided the “party is over”
I own a campsite, I go camping on my holidays.
I decided that it was time I walked the walk on climate change
I’m over 80: we need to improve train travel in the US.
Seeking new ways to traverse my world without flying
We need to change the very way society operates
I try to advocate flying less or not at all via social media
Not flying sends a ‘people up’ message that we want change, not more runways
Accept the seasons where you live
I woke up after flying to a climate change awareness bike ride
Upon my return, I became depressed again…for being a hypocrite
Unless we step up and make sacrifices, our advocacy efforts ring hollow
I’ve committed to abstain from “luxury travel” by air
I can’t understand why career environmentalists don’t make similar commitments
What little influence I have, I am using to set an example
I agree with remote meeting participation in most cases
It was strange to realise in the plane that it would be the last time
I haven’t flown since 1983. Don’t miss it at all…
We all have a responsibility to make sacrifices and to boycott where we can
I believe that travel is worse for the environment than meat
La société de consommation est devenue un gros enfant roi
I’m looking for as many ways as possible…
I quit flying years ago and have been suggesting that others fly less ever since
What if we “travelled” within ourselves to explore how we are part of the climate...
We see a role in using our technology to expedite collaboration while avoiding the carbon...
I have flown only 2 return journeys in the past 12 years
Every action may have ethical implications
People fly for silly reasons all the time
We need to change how early-career scientists develop their contacts and opportunities
I was watching my carbon footprint
I am terrified of flying so it’s easier for me
My account “up in the air” is empty, and I don’t want to take out...
I don’t fly unless an event is important and can’t be covered any other way
In short, there is no answer but to fly less
As a family of 3, we do not own a motorized vehicle; our feet take...
I’m educated on the crisis and passionately engaged for our three daughters
I don’t fly long-haul–that it’s an absolute commitment, not a nice-to-have
It’s critical to start with myself to credibly advocate for changes for others
I could no longer rationalize the contribution to GHG emissions & demise of our climate
Will buy an EV if anyone ever makes one I can use
Votre site est exactement ce dont on a besoin. Perhaps translate it in a lot...
Engineers should be at the forefront of the transition from fossil fuel
I’m a high school science teacher and I try to lead by example
I fasted from flying for a decade, and walked from Illinois to Arizona
…and almost all have grandchildren. Go figure.
I accept limitations to my life
Incredible opportunities exist for humanity if we seize upon this transformative moment
I prefer to drive cross-country in my Tesla Model 3 AWD when I travel
Don’t fly as a choice, because of the impact on the environment
I am a 2 million miler on American and it shames me
I talk to people but they don’t seem to listen, it’s sad
I know too much about climate science to make matters worse for the planet
The planet does not exist simply for our enjoyment
I have said no many times to flying for my environmental advocacy work
I stopped flying in March 2016 due to the climate crisis
She was 96 years old and I wanted to see her again before she passed...
One day they will ask me what I did to try to avert catastrophic climate...
I made the commitment to stop flying just this week
I hate flying for the fear factor….
Flying is easy to separate from other lifestyle issues