reserve fuel

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reserve fuel

The quantity of fuel that an aircraft must have when it arrives at its destination. This fuel can be utilized for holding, diversion to an alternate airport, go-around, or other contingencies.
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Uganda had begun building the fuel reserves in Jinja, Nakasongola, Gulu and Kasese in the 1970s.
LIPA further intends to set up a fuel reserve fund of $100 million once the revised operating agreements with KeySpan are approved and effective.
Fitch however believes this risk is partially mitigated due to LIPA's existing hedging program, its increased levels of operating margins projected in the future and the planned increase in its fuel reserve fund of $100 million that will be created after the effective date of the new agreements with KeySpan.
The primary aim is to enter into a long-term contract, which inter-alia will include the provision of Jet A-1, Gasoline and Diesel Fuel to MINUSCA at Distribution Points in the Central African Republic and Cameroon, fuel delivery, construction and operation of fuel sites, provision of fuel equipment, storage and maintenance of fuel reserve, into aircraft refuelling services, into-vehicle refuelling services, provision of personnel and establishment of a quality control programme.
With the recent renegotiation of LIPA and Keyspan's management services agreement, and if approved by the NYS Attorney General and Comptroller later this year, LIPA will be able to establish a fuel reserve fund to allow LIPA to absorb more of the fuel cost volatility and help maintain stable retail rates.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has unveiled plans to form a BRICS "energy association" that will comprised of a fuel reserve bank and an energy policy institute.
IISP operators enjoy 7% additional range, faster time-to-climb, higher initial cruise altitudes, improved fuel reserve margins and better handling characteristics throughout all phases of flight.
2025), the main fuel pellets, fuel reserve light fuel oil.
File - Prime Minster Sherif Ismail CAIRO - 9 March 2018: Egyptian Cabinet denied rumors that there is a shortage of fuel reserves in various governorates of the country, Ambassador Ashraf Sultan, the Cabinet's spokesperson, said in a phone call to Al-Oula.
Also, the special control of the Ministry of Energy of Russia is the situation with the accumulation of fuel reserves at power facilities.
Some new reserves will undoubtedly be found, but even so, it is pretty obvious that if the present rate of consumption continues all the Earth's fossil fuel reserves will be exhausted sometime in the 22nd century.
The gasoline reserves of the companies-members of the association as of November 9 are enough for 30 days, diesel fuel reserves - 20 days, the Association said in a statement last week.