Accession Number : ADA313482

Title :   Proceedings of the First International Conference on Alternative Aviation Fuels Held in Waco, Texas on 2-4 November 1995.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : BAYLOR UNIV WACO TX

Personal Author(s) : Hamilton, Jill

PDF Url : ADA313482

Report Date : MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 297

Abstract : Baylor University, in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and Texas State Technical College presented the First International Conference on Alternative Aviation Fuels to introduce members of the industry to the promise and applications of alternative fuels in aviation. Topics covered in the papers and panels included: Environmental impact of alternative aviation fuels; Cost-effectiveness and characteristics of alternative fuels; Alternative aviation fuel case studies; Fuel suppliers' and manufacturers' responses to alternative fuels; Barriers to commercialization of the technology. The conference also included a Certification Procedure Workshop to provide insight into the process, procedures, and flight standards associated with alternative aviation fuels.

Descriptors :   *AVIATION FUELS, SYMPOSIA, AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY, MANUFACTURING, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, BARRIERS, STANDARDS, INTERNATIONAL, TEXAS, WORKSHOPS.

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE