Algal-Derived Jet Fuel

MH-60S Seahawk Helicopter Uses 100% Algal-Derived Jet Fuel

June 24, 2011 / No Comments

If you think helicopters always depend on a spinning rotor to remain in the air, an MH-60S Seahawk will prove you wrong. Let’s see how. Solazyme has announced that the US Navy successfully demonstrated its 100% algal-derived jet fuel in an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter test flight in a 50/50 blend with petroleum-derived jet fuel. The mixture used is known as Solajet ...