The first civil jet to fly on 100% biofuel meeting petroleum jet fuel specifications will be a Falcon 20 jet owned by the National Research Council of Canada. Tests to date have typically used a 50-50 blend of biofuel and regular kerosene jet fuel. The ReadiJet fuel, derived from mustard oilseeds, is made by Applied Research Associates (ARA) and Chevron Lummus Global (CLG). The two companies announced the tests at the ILA Berlin Air Show, where they exhibited in the Alternative Aviation ...
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