Purdue jet to fly to Oshkosh on biofuel

Posted on August 1st, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — Pilots from Purdue University will fly the university’s Embraer Phenom 100 jet to AirVenture on Friday, Aug. 2, powered in part by a biofuel. One of the jet’s twin Pratt & Whitney engines will be filled with conventional... Continue Reading →

Young Eagle ready to fly

Phillips 66 Aviation to celebrate 20 years of Young Eagles fuel rebates

Posted on July 29th, 2013 by

OSHKOSH, Wis. – This week at AirVenture, Phillips 66 Aviation is celebrating 20 years of providing fuel rebates to Young Eagles pilots, who volunteer their time, aircraft and money to introduce young people to the joys of flight. Continue Reading →

Archer flown on autogas makes its way to Oshkosh

Posted on July 23rd, 2013 by

A Piper Archer, powered by a 180-horsepower Lycoming O-360 fueled with Airworthy AutoGas 93 Premium unleaded, was successfully flown from Vero Beach, Florida — Piper Aircraft’s home base — to Oshkosh, Wis., and will be on display at Airventure next... Continue Reading →

FAA requests proposals for options to transition GA to unleaded fuel

Posted on June 10th, 2013 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The FAA has asked the world’s fuel producers to submit proposals for options that would help the general aviation industry make a transition to an unleaded fuel. Continue Reading →

Airworthy Autogas to produce unleaded gasoline for aviation

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Airworthy AutoGas, LLC will produce and distribute Airworthy AutoGas, a high purity, low vapor pressure, ethanol-free, 93 octane, premium unleaded automotive gasoline, beginning in the Fall of 2013. Continue Reading →