JP-5(redirected from F-44)
Military jet engine fuel made of specially refined kerosine with specified flash and freezing points.
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A fuel used by naval aircraft on board ships. It is equivalent to the British AVCAT. It is denser than JP-4 and is a high-flash (60°C) kerosene; hence, it provides for safer storage on board the ships. It contains an anti-icing chemical and corrosion inhibitors.
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