21) The potential exists for lead from avgas
to contaminate water bodies and enter fish tissue, and low-flying piston-engine crop dusters may deposit it directly onto food crops or livestock.
According to FoE, 70 percent of small planes could already be using unleaded avgas
with no retrofitting needed.
Table - 2 BBM (oil fuels) consumption in Indonesia by types, 1996 - 1999 (000 kiloliters) Type of oil fuel 1996 1997 1998 1999(*) - Avgas
What's much more likely is the wrong truck or pump gets used, adding jet fuel to an avgas
It does really well in markets where the spread between Jet A and avgas
is really big.
The aircraft comes standard with an FAA certified 260 horsepower AVGAS
aircraft engine, and Proxy offers a heavy fuel propulsion option for lower fuel consumption and increased endurance.
Swift Fuels, LLC has expanded commercial sales of its unleaded UL94 MON Avgas
aviation gasoline across the nation in readiness for AirVenture 2016, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 26, 2016-Swift Fuels increases distribution of unleaded 94 MON Avgas
But odor alone won't help determine if there's Jet A in your avgas
Given the DX's high purchase price--call it $400,000--and persistent high engine replacement costs, the DX's economics appear realistic only in parts of the world where avgas
is either substantially more expensive than it is in the U.
Pilots requiring Avgas
fuel at Goodwood Aerodrome now have the option to serve themselves through Air BP's first UK self-serve payment system.
The Safran-made 227-hp SMA engine is expected to use up to 40 percent less fuel than a comparable avgas
engine, according to Cessna, burning 11 gallons per hour at 156 knots.