Jet A-1 is a kerosene grade of fuel suitable for most turbine engine aircraft. It is produced to a stringent internationally agreed standard, has a flash point above 38°C (100°F) and a freeze point maximum of -47°C. It is widely available outside the U.S.A. Jet A-1 meets the requirements of British specification DEF STAN 91-91 (Jet A-1), (formerly DERD 2494 (AVTUR)), ASTM specification D1655 (Jet A-1) and IATA Guidance Material (Kerosine Type), NATO Code F-35.
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN JET A AND JET A-1 The primary difference is the lower freezing point of A-1:
The other difference is the mandatory addition of an anti-static additive to Jet A-1.
Typical physical properties for Jet A and Jet A-1 Jet A-1 fuel must meet:
Contact our traders today about 2 Million barrel trial lifts and contract quantities up to 10 Million barrels per month.
How to take Jet fuel samples from tanks and testing jet fuel for water.
Contact our traders today about spot trial and contract quantities.