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AN-32 fleet of IAF gets green signal to use Bio-Jet Fuel

IAF gets a formal go-ahead to fly its AN-32 transport aircraft fleet on blended aviation turbine fuel containing 10% of indigenous bio-jet fuel. The approval certificate was formally handed over by CEMILAC Chief Mr. P Jaypal to Air Commodore Sanjiv Ghuratia VSM at the aero-engine test facilities at Chandigarh on behalf of IAF. The CSIR-IIP lab 1st produced the indigenous bio-jet fuel at Dehradun in 2013.