Nothing would destroy general aviation faster than a $2 or $4 increase in the price of avgas
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
The company's focus now includes advancing efforts to finalize the FAA's certification of high octane unleaded avgas
by the FAA's Piston Aviation Fuel Initiative (PAFI) for use in airplanes currently fueled by 100LL.
The petroleum industry takes these things very seriously these days, especially after depot-level errors have seen jet fuel placed in an FBO's avgas
It does really well in markets where the spread between Jet A and avgas
is really big.
Environmental Protection to consider regulating leaded avgas
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