Re: Aircraft emissions techie question

Date:         17 Dec 99 01:57:49 
From:         Clunk <bernhard707@bigpond.com>
Organization: Telstra BigPond Internet Services (http://www.bigpond.com)
References:   1
Followups:    1
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

Jack Pease wrote:
> Why is SO2 considered irrelevent when if you plug in SO2 into the UK
> national emissions database (http://www.aeat.co.uk/netcen/airqual/naei/ ) do
> you get two dirty great red splodges over Gatwick and Heathrow? Where is
> this SO2 coming from, given that avgas is a light distallate??

SO2 emissions are a function of the oil refineries perfromace not the engine
manufacturer.

Bernhard Zunk