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JET A-1 JET FUEL

JET A-1 JET FUEL

JET A-1 JET FUEL

Jet A-1 Jet Fuel; is a kerosene grade of fuel suitable for most turbine aircraft. It has a flash point minimum of 38oC and a freezing of -47oC-.   Jet A-1 is a standardized international specification and must meet DEF STAN 91-91, ASTM specification D1655 & IATA Guidance Material (Kerosene Type), NATO Code F-35

Jet A‑1 JET FUEL

No. Constituent Unit Jet A1
1 Colour not rated
Particulate contamination, mg/L, max 1
Particulate, cumulative channel particle counts

ISO Code

≥4 μm

≥6 μm

≥14 μm

≥21 μm

≥25 μm

≥30 μm

 

 

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3 Total acidity, max mg КОН/g 0.015
4 Aromatic hydrocarbons, max  %% v/v 25.0
5 Sulfur, Total, max % m/m 0.30
6 Sulfur, Mercaptan, max % m/m 0.0030
7 Hydroprocessed components in a batch, max % v/v 95
8 Severely hydroprocessed components in a batch, max % v/v 20
 

9

Distillation:

–       initial boiling point,

–       10 % recovery at temperature, max

–       50 % recovery at temperature, max

–       90 % recovery at temperature, max

–       final boiling point, max

–       distillation residue, max

–       distillation loss, max

 

°C

°C

°C

°C

°C

%

%

not specified

205.0

not specified

not specified

300.0

1.5

1.5

10 Closed cup flash point, min °C 38.0
11 Density at 15 °C, within range  kg/m3 775.0–840.0
12 Freezing point, max °C -47
13 Kinematic viscosity at minus 20 °C, max mm2/s 8
14 Net calorific value, min MJ/kg 42.80
15 Smoke point, min

or smoke point, min and

Naphthalenes, max

mm

mm

% v/v

25.0

19.0

3.00

16 Copper strip corrosion test (2 h ±5 min) at 100 °C, max class 1
17 Thermal oxidation stability (JFTOT):

test temperature, min

filter pressure differential, max

tube deposit rating, max

°C

mm Hg

260

25

3

18 Existent Gum, max mg/100 cm3 7
19
Microseparometer, rating, min

fuel with Static Dissipator Additive

or fuel without Static Dissipator Additive

70

85