Defence Notes

Air New Zealand Biofuel Test Flight All Set

27th November 2008 - 22:25 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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The world's first commercial aviation test flight powered by a sustainable second-generation biofuel is ready to go next Wed. Dec. 3, 2008.

The jatropha fuel has now been blended 50:50 with standard Jet A1 fuel by Air New Zealand at its Auckland Engineering Base. The biofuel blend, named ...

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