AVTAG

AVTAG

A type of fuel for gas turbine engines. It is a wide-cut gasoline with a wider boiling range than AVTUR (which has a boiling range of 150° to 300°C) and a waxing of −60°C. It is similar and interchangeable with JP4 but differs from it in storage stability.
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