High Flash Type Aviation Turbine Fuel
1.1 This standard applies to high-flash type aviation turbine fuel consisting entirely of petroleum-derived hydrocarbons, naturally occuring non-hydrocarbons and additives as specified herein.
1.2 This standard describes a military grade fuel normally used in naval operations whose product quality parameters are influenced by international military standardization agreements. F-44 is a NATO code number for products conforming to this standard.
1.3 Limitations for Use - Aircraft operators should consult their aircraft manuals for the type of fuel, fuel additives or other limitations.
1.4 The testing and evaluation of a product against this standard may require the use of materials and/or equipment that could be hazardous. This document does not purport to address all the safety aspects associated with its use. Anyone using this standard has the responsibility to consult the appropriate authorities and to establish appropriate health and safety practices in conjunction with
any existing applicable regulatory requirements prior to its use.