Aviation Turbine Kerosene (ATK)

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Aviation Turbine kerosene, or JET FUEL is a type of aviation fuel designed for use in aircraft powered by gas-turbines engines. It is colourless to straw-colored in appearances. The most commonly used fuels for commercial aviation are Jet A and Jet A-1 which are produced to a standardized international specification.

Jet Fuel is a mixture of a large number of different hydrocarbons. The range of their sizes, molecular weights or carbon numbers is restricted by requirements for the products