Re: Aviation Fuel

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Date:         05 Oct 95 13:26:00 
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>For some research I am doing I am looking for the price of Aviation Fuel.

I believe Jet A is going for about 70 cents/gal. I'm sure there is a fuel
purchaser out there that can verify that.

>I am also looking for the fuel usage of a medium size aero-engine for say
>a 737 or an A320/340 per hour. Where can I get this kind of information?

A JT8D burns about 1,000pph at idle and about 3,000pph at cruise. Don't
have any SFC numbers - those books are in storage for another month or so.