Fuel

News and developments about aviation fuel, including jet fuel, aviation gasoline, and biofuel.

SAF refueller
Jun 24, 2021 - 4:50 PM
Premier Jet Services, an FBO at Detroit-area Oakland County International Airport is now the first in the state to stock permanent supplies of SAF.
contrails
Jun 21, 2021 - 11:08 AM
Research says aircraft burning a 50/50 sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) blend produce 50 to 70 percent fewer ice crystal contrails at cruising altitude.
Airbus Zero E
Jun 14, 2021 - 11:43 AM
Airbus has set up Zero Emissions Development Centers in France and Germany to develop cryogenic hydrogen fuel tanks for its planned Zero E airliners.
Signature SAF tanker
Jun 10, 2021 - 10:00 AM
Signature Flight Support has increased its sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) footprint to nine locations.
ADAC helo flies on susatainable aviation fuel
Jun 10, 2021 - 7:58 AM
Airbus, Safran, Dassault, Onera, and the French Ministry of Transport launch study to evaluate burning 100 percent SAF.
business jet being refueled with SAF
Jun 3, 2021 - 8:30 AM
The ReFuelEU Aviation program is expected to introduce a blending mandate for sustainable aviation fuels to the EU, to help meet its climate goals.
World Energy has been delivering SAF to a variety of aviation users for years.
Jun 1, 2021 - 8:45 AM
With the production, availability, and adoption of sustainable aviation fuel rising, how to keep its environmental accounting straight is a concern.
Aircraft Fueling
May 28, 2021 - 12:14 PM
NATA’s final petition attempt to overturn the decision to enforce new NFPA 407 requirements for automatic fuel overfill protection systems was dismissed.
Carinata plants
May 27, 2021 - 11:14 AM
ICAO has now recognized Carinata, an oilseed crop, as a renewable feedstock with a similar lifecycle carbon emission reduction as waste-derived SAF.
World Energy's sustainable fuel refinery in Paramount, Calif.
May 21, 2021 - 10:38 AM
A broad-based consortium of aviation companies applauded the introduction of the Sustainable Skies Act in the U.S. House of Representatives.