ASTM WK28338

    Revision of D1655 - 09 Standard Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuels

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    Active Standard: D1655 - 15

    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.


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

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Stanford Seto

    Draft Under Development