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Alternative fuel for American fighters

Washington, USA - USAF will make some tests on B-52s

USAF, the "New York Times" said, is about to start some tests to try out alternative fuel on its aircraft, within an energy saving program. A F-16 burns 105 litres per minute and in 2005 US Air Force spent more than USD 4.7bn to supply its fleet. The tests, which will take place in Mojave desert (California) next Summer on B-52 bomber fighters, will use blends composed by traditional fuel and synthetic...

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