ATR Turboprop Engine Flies On 100% SAF In Flight Test

Credit: ATR
LYON—An ATR 72-600 prototype has performed a series of ground and flight tests with one of its turboprop engines running on 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). Regional aircraft manufacturer ATR on Feb. 2 said the trials included a total seven hours of flight utilizing SAF supplied by Neste. The...
Thierry Dubois

Thierry Dubois has specialized in aerospace journalism since 1997. An engineer in fluid dynamics from Toulouse-based Enseeiht, he covers the French commercial aviation, defense and space industries. His expertise extends to all things technology in Europe. Thierry is also the editor-in-chief of Aviation Week’s ShowNews. 

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