Aviation

Aviation in the USA and around the world

With over 60 years of experience and a presence in more than 70 countries and 300 international airports, servicing 280 airlines, Air TOTAL is a worldwide player in commercial aviation fuel. As a leader in Europe and the Africa regions, Air TOTAL brings the same expertise to the United States market and has proven to be a major jet fuel supplier in the country. 

In 2015, Air TOTAL sold 11 million metric tons of aviation fuel, making it one of the world’s largest suppliers. We conduct nearly 2,500 refueling operations daily. Whether it be general aviation, business aviation, airports or airlines, each one of those business segments receive a personal service offer tailored to their needs.

As a Joint Inspection Group (JIG) founding member, security and quality are uncompromisable factors of our operation.

JET A: Commercial Fuel

  • JET-A is the standard civil grade fuel used in jet engines and turbopropulsors.
  • Meets ASTM D-1655 specifications.

International specifications

  • JET A is a kerosene-type fuel suitable for most reactor aircrafts. 
  • FTZ (Foreign Trade Zone)

It meets stringent international requirements, including those of the latest version of the British DEF STAN 91-91 standard, the US standard ASTM D1655 and the specification F-35 NATO. 

It has a flash point above 38 ° C (100 ° F) and a maximum freezing point of -47 ° C.

JET A is the usual fuel for turbines. 

It is also used in general aviation for aircraft diesel.

Quality Monitoring

These specifications are reviewed periodically. Total adds some advancements which enhance the quality of aviation fuel, operating full traceability from the refinery to the wing of the aircraft.

For more information on Air TOTAL and our operations around the world, please visit http://www.airtotal.com.