Aviation safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: American Society for Testing and Materials
|Date issued:||30 March 2001|
|Safety action status:|
See report 'Systemic Investigation into Fuel Contamination'.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the American Society for Testing and Materials develops and promulgates definitions for necessary physical and chemical properties of aviation fuels that are not currently defined, whether these are expected to be tested as a part of batch specification or not.
|Date issued:||08 February 2001|
|Response from:||American Society for Testing and Materials|
|Action status:||Closed - Accepted|
The letter contained three proposed recommendations to ASTM.
These recommendations were discussed at the Subcommittee J meeting
on December 6, 2000. Subcommittee J agreed to the following
replies, which use the same numbers as the original ATSB