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Term
Kerosene-type jet fuel (excluding biofuel portion) (code O4661XR5230B)
Term extension
Energy
Definition
Distillate used for aviation turbine power units. It has the same distillation characteristics at between 150 °C and 300 °C (generally not above 250 °C) and flash point as kerosene. In addition, it has particular specifications (such as freezing point) which are established by the International Air Transport Association. Includes kerosene blending components. Excludes blended bio jet kerosene (bio jet kerosene in kerosene type jet fuel).
Remark
Current Eurostat dissemination code: O4661XR5230B
Old Eurostat dissemination code: 3247
Standard International Energy Product Classification (SIEC): Class 4661 (excluding biofuels)
SDMX (CL_SIEC_E): O4667
Source
Regulation (EC) No 1099/2008 on energy statistics
Hyperlink
https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/ALL/?uri=CELEX:32008R1099
Other link(s)
Relationships between products and flows of energy balances
International Recommendations for Energy Statistics (IRES)
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