Fuel

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

May 4, 2020 - 9:28 PM
With flying hours down due to the Covid-19 pandemic, some fuel providers are modifying customer loyalty programs in response.
Apr 16, 2020 - 4:29 PM
To help support its network Avfuel has waived the initial subscription fee for its online Avfuel Training System through the end of June.
3D printing of PPE equipment
Apr 14, 2020 - 4:29 PM
Avfuel's Avtank division has dedicated its 3D printers to producing vital personal protection equipment for donation to local hospitals.
Apr 14, 2020 - 10:22 AM
After several engine incidents traced to the sometimes improper use of jet fuel biocides, the FAA has issued an SAIB regarding their usage.
jet fuel tank farm
Apr 13, 2020 - 2:23 PM
With reduced demand canceling countless commercial flights, the supply of jet fuel is increasing as available storage space declines.
Apr 9, 2020 - 11:05 AM
With FBOs pumping less fuel as a result of the Covid-19 crisis, NATA has offered guidance on fueling equipment that is seeing diminished use.
Urban Aeronautics's CityHawk eVTOL
Mar 19, 2020 - 12:24 PM
Asian rideshare group Ascent believes that Urban Aeronautics' hydrogen powered CityHawk eVTOL could be a good solution for sustainable urban air mobility.
Mar 10, 2020 - 12:44 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines is studying the feasibility of producing aviation biofuels in southwest France.
Fuel tank farm
Mar 10, 2020 - 8:00 AM
Environmental liability coverage is becoming more of a mainstream insurance coverage, according to Avsurance.
Mar 6, 2020 - 6:59 AM
The Netherlands remains committed to imposing a mandate to blend lower-carbon sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) with jet-A from 2023.