United conducts natural gas flight

United conducts natural gas flight

03 May 10 (TravMedia.com): United Airlines has conducted an engineering validation flight using an alternative, synthetic jet fuel derived from natural gas. The flight, which took place on April 30, 2010, makes United Airlines the first U.S. commercial airline to use a natural gas synthetic jet fuel that is approved and safe for use in flight.

The event also highlights the airline’s commitment to the technological advancement of alternative fuels in commercial aviation. The flight was operated using certified synthetic jet fuel — RenJet

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