China Eastern conducts flight with Chinese-produced biofuel

China Eastern Airlines has conducted an Airbus A320 biofuel test flight using so called “gutter oil.” The Shanghai-based carrier operated a 90-minute test flight that was powered entirely by biofuel refined from discarded animal parts and vegetable grease, agricultural and forestry wastes, algae oil...

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