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New method to convert algal oil to jet fuel

Japanese researchers have developed a new method of converting squalene, which is produced by microalgae, to gasoline and jet fuel.

Indian Oil returns to seek jet fuel, kerosene

Indian Oil Corp (IOC) is seeking a total of 15,500 tonnes of jet fuel and superior kerosene for June 15-17 arrival at Chennai and Vasco in Goa, likely the third time this year the state-owned refiner is looking to import middle distillates.

Govt rejects BP's application for selling ATF

BP Exploration (Alpha) Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of BP plc, had on June 11, 2014 submitted an application for authorisation to market aviation turbine fuel (ATF) claiming to have invested USD 477 million in the country.

India rejects BP's request to market jet fuel

Consumption of aviation fuel is set to rise in India as domestic air traffic is estimated to almost triple this decade, with more of the country`s 1.25 billion people starting to fly and as airlines connect smaller cities.

ATF costs less than petrol, diesel: Dharmendra Pradhan

ATF costs less than petrol, diesel: Dharmendra Pradhan

While jet fuel (ATF) in Delhi costs Rs 46,513.03 per kilolitre or Rs 46.51 per litre, petrol is priced at Rs 57.31 a litre. Diesel costs Rs 46.62 a litre.

PMK slams Centre over jet fuel price cut

NDA partner PMK on Monday attacked the Narendra Modi Government over the cut in jet fuel (ATF) prices while leaving out petrol and diesel, asking sarcastically if it had a "progressive" policy that motorists should opt for aeroplanes instead of two-wheelers.

ATF price cut by 11.3%, to cost less than diesel

ATF price cut by 11.3%, to cost less than diesel

The price of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, in Delhi was cut by Rs 5,909.9 per kilolitre, or 11.27 percent, to Rs 46,513.02 per kl, oil companies announced on Sunday.

Petrol costs more than jet fuel (ATF) in India!

A litre of petrol in Delhi costs Rs 58.91 per litre. On the other hand, Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF), which has a higher octane than petrol and is a heavier fraction in the distillation process, is priced at Rs 52.42 a litre.

Reliance finalises 2015 diesel and jet fuel term contracts

RIL has agreed to sell 500 ppm sulphur diesel at a premium of about $1.30 a barrel.

ATF price cut by 12.5%, non-subsidised LPG by Rs 43.50

Jet fuel (ATF) price was on Thursday cut by a steep 12.5 percent and non-subsidised domestic cooking gas (LPG) by Rs 43.50 per cylinder as international oil prices slumped to five-year lows.

Jet fuel rates cut sharply by 12.5%

Jet fuel (ATF) rates were Thursday slashed by a steep 12.5 percent, the sixth straight reduction in prices since August, as international oil prices slumped to five-year low levels.

Boeing aircraft makes first 'green diesel' powered flight

The company powered its ecoDemonstrator 787 flight test airplane on December 2 with a blend of 15 percent green diesel and 85 percent petroleum jet fuel in the left engine.

LPG rate cut by Rs 113, jet fuel prices by 4.1%

A 14.2-kg cylinder of non-subsidised LPG will now cost Rs 752, down from Rs 865 previously, in Delhi, oil companies announced on Monday.

Jet fuel prices slashed by 7.3%

The price of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, at Delhi was cut by Rs 4,987.7 per kilolitre, or 7.3 per cent, to Rs 62,537.93 per kl, oil companies announced today.

Jet fuel price cut by 3%

The price of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, in Delhi was reduced by three percent to Rs 67,525.63 per kl with effect from midnight tonight

State govts should rework tax structure on jet fuel: Centre

The Centre has urged all state governments to rework the tax structure on jet fuel in the interest of the aviation industry and has received "positive" response from some states.

Had asked states to cut jet fuel tax: Ashok Gajapathi Raju

Raju was speaking at a news conference following the announcement that state-owned Air India had joined the Star Alliance group of carriers.

Aviation sector asks govt to slash taxes on jet fuel

Indian aviation industry Tuesday asked the government to slash taxes on jet fuel, exempt aircraft engines from customs duty and rationalise taxation of MROs, as the BJP-led dispensation prepared for the general budget for 2014-15.

Men with stolen passports on Malaysian plane not of Asian appearance: Investigator

The two men who used stolen passports to board a Malaysian jetliner that went missing on Saturday were not of Asian appearance, the chief Malaysian investigator said on Monday.

SpiceJet posts Rs 171 cr loss in Q3 on forex loss, ATF spike

Hit by forex losses and high fuel costs, budget carrier SpiceJet Friday reported Rs 171-crore loss for the quarter to December, as against a profit of Rs 102 crore in the year ago quarter.