ASTM WK28338

    Work Item: ASTM WK28338 - Revision of D1655 - 09 Standard Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuels

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    Active Standard: D1655 - 13a

    Developed by Subcommittee: D02.J0.01 | Committee D02 | Contact Staff Manager



    1. Rationale

    Establish a Task Force to study the available data concerning Sulfur in jet fuel and its effects on atmospheric Chemistry. Current Sulfur level specified in the Standard may have to be changed based on any of Field data for levels of sulfur being delivered, environmental concerns for the effects of sulfur compounds in the upper atmosphere and/or around airports, or Federal legislation.


    Keywords

    aviation turbine fuel; avtur; Jet A; Jet A-1; jet fuel; turbine fuel; Aviation turbine fuels--specifications; Petroleum products--specifications;
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-06-2010

    Technical Contact:
    Stanford Seto

    Status:
    Draft Under Development