Liquid fuels

Feb 27, 2008 - 5:14 AM
Airbus on February 1 successfully made what it billed as the world’s first flight of a commercial aircraft powered by synthetic fuel.
Feb 17, 2008 - 11:10 PM
Airbus and Shell recently made the first ever commercial flight using liquid fuel processed from gas when an A380 airliner flew from Filton in the UK to th
Nov 26, 2007 - 7:09 AM
Congress last month once again extended the FAA’s current authorization and aviation taxes until December 14, making it increasingly unlikely that the ques
Nov 8, 2007 - 2:12 AM
Synthetic fuel seems to be the new Holy Grail of air transport.
Nov 5, 2007 - 6:10 AM
A small percentage–about 20 percent–of the piston-powered fleet requires 100-octane fuel.
Oct 31, 2007 - 11:41 AM
General Electric’s research arm and the U.S.
Oct 31, 2007 - 6:11 AM
Green Flight International last month conducted the first flight of a jet using 100-percent biodiesel fuel.
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Apr 30, 2007 - 6:40 AM
As oil prices remain above the $60 per barrel mark, operators, oil companies and government regulators are showing ever more interest in alternative jet fu
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Jan 31, 2007 - 6:11 AM
A private fuel farm isn’t right for every operator, but it has worked out well for the flight department at Eastman Chemical, Blountville, Tenn., based at
Dec 12, 2006 - 11:47 AM
Airliners now entering revenue service will be around for the next few decades, over which time forecasters expect the cost of kerosene to rise significant