The second development is that the critical mass of HRJ
fuels on both civilian and military aircraft has been completed, with various military and civilian aircraft flying with HRJ
additives made not only from camelina, but jatpropha, algae, babasu and coconut oil, among others.
, it is a principle part of going from raw oil to finished fuel.
A similar effort to include HRJ
fuels last summer failed because members wanted more technical data.
Capital is an investment firm led by former National Football League greats and San Francisco 49ers teammates, Ronnie Lott and Harris Barton, with Joe Montana as an equity partner.
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Jude called for HRJ
to retract the study, citing inaccurate facts and bias.
Still on the table before ASTM is an annex to this specification for fuel made from bio sources such as cellulosic plant matter--so-called hydrotreated renewable jet fuel or HRJ
Fuels from the Fischer-Tropsch process so impressed the USAF that hydrotreated renewable jet (HRJ
) fuels are likely to have an easier passage, with HRJ
testing set to take place on only three "pathfinder" airframes.
An approved standard could see HRJ
available for sale this year.
Voluntary standards development organisation ASTM International will review the research report when it considers certificating 50 percent HRJ
blends in 2010, he explains.