Biofuels for aviation: IRENA Technology brief

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The aviation sector uses specific fuels to power aircraft, and these are usually classified as Jet A1 fuels in most regions. All jet fuel has to meet strict specifications, with ASTM providing the most common standards worldwide, including for renewable and sustainable fuels. However, as has been demonstrated during several ASTM certification processes, certification of a bio-jet conversion-technology pathway through ASTM can take years and includes rigorous fuel testing and evaluation. The four different advanced technology pathways certified under the ASTM standard D7566 as of June 2016 are briefly assessed below.

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