Re: A second 757 crash -- off the Dominican coast

From:         Ray Clawson <>
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Date:         24 Jun 96 12:24:55 
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>I've not heard of JP5; ISTM JP7 (or was it 8?) was SR-71 Blackbird
>fuel -- thick gummy yucky stuff when cold, but by the time it was
>heated [the fuel helped cool the skin], it flowed nicely.

Many moon ago, I flew a logair run to Whiteman AFB, in a Convair 600, (RR
turbo props) and the only fuel was JP8.  A call to RR in Canada, they said
JP8 was ok.