Gallery: First Trans-Ocean Biofuel Powered Flight to Take Off Tonight

 

This evening at 9pm, the Gulfstream G450 airplane will become the first trans-Atlantic flight to be powered partially by biofuel (supplied by Honeywell). The flight will take off from Morristown, New Jersey and will land Saturday morning at Paris-Le Bourget, carrying pilot Ron Weight and two Honeywell executives. The airplane’s engines have not been refitted for the biofuel, making this flight an important test.

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  1. alphadrives July 6, 2011 at 8:43 am

    It is also one of the oldest and most persistent hazards associated with farm machinery.

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