Latest Jet fuel Stories

2011-08-16 22:15:00

BEIJING, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Deer Jet Co., Ltd held an awarding ceremony at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on August 16, 2011, to celebrate the airline attaining the ARGUS Platinum Rating.

2011-08-02 00:00:30

JETNET LLC, the leading provider of corporate aviation information, has released June 2011 and the first six months of 2011statistics for pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, and helicopter markets.

2011-07-29 15:30:00

FORT WAYNE, Ind., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Brian Kistler, CEO, Freedom Energy Holdings, Inc.

2011-07-28 11:19:00

Airlines Continue to Leverage Every Strategy and Technology Possible to Save Fuel WASHINGTON, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Air Transport Association of America (ATA), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S.

2011-07-15 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Amyris, Inc., (NASDAQ: AMRS), a renewable chemicals and fuels company, is the newest member of the Diesel Technology Forum (DTF), a non-profit organization that promotes the use of the latest clean diesel technologies in the United States. "In the rapidly developing field of renewable fuels, Amyris has distinguished itself as a leader in producing and commercializing second-generation renewable fuels," said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive...

2011-07-06 13:02:00

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados and SANTA BARBARA, Calif., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BioJet International Ltd. (www.biojetcorp.com) announced that it joins the worldwide Aviation Industry celebrating approval of bio-derived jet fuel for commercial use (ASTM International revised D7566).

2011-07-02 00:00:32

JETNET reported that the first five months of the 2011 pre-owned market showed early-stage recovery signs with expectations that 2011 would be a year of correction.

2011-07-01 12:49:00

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Renewable fuels can now be blended with conventional commercial and military jet (or gas turbine) fuel through requirements in the newly issued edition of ASTM D7566-11, Specification for Aviation Turbine Fuel Containing Synthesized Hydrocarbons.

2011-06-22 08:00:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reducing fuel consumption, carbon emissions and community noise are the focus as Boeing (NYSE: BA) and American Airlines (NYSE: AMR) announced that the airline will be the launch customer for the evolutionary ecoDemonstrator Program.

2011-06-21 10:05:00

Small Businesses Worldwide would Greatly Benefit from a Significant Reduction in Fuel Cost DALLAS, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Small Business Travelers Alliance (ASBTA) serves America's 27 million small companies by working to improve service, reduce costs and maintain safety and comfort in air travel. "Public and private sector experts agree that small business success in creating jobs despite critical economic challenges is an essential factor in stabilizing the...

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.