Country

USA

Date

19/09/2006

Entity

USA Air Force

Product

Gas to liquid (Fischer–Tropsch)

Category

R&D

Summary

The B-52 flight test involved running two engines on a synthetic fuel, made from a 50-50 blend of traditional crude oil-based fuel and a Fischer-Tropsch fuel derived from natural gas. The jet's other six engines ran on traditional JP-8 jet fuel.

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