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First indigenous bio-jet fuel powered IAF aircraft lands successfully in Leh


First indigenous bio-jet fuel powered IAF aircraft lands successfully in Leh

 

The AN-32 aircraft of Indian Air Force powered with 10% blend of bio-jet fuel took off and landed successfully in Leh airport.

This is the first time, both the engines of an aircraft are powered with bio-jet fuel.

The bio-jet fuel is manufactured from “Tree-Borne oils”.

The raw materials for the oil is grown and procured from Chhattisgarh tribal areas.

This will help in reducing India’s dependence on crude oil imports

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