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SGS provides fuel quality testing for aviation gasoline, jet fuel, and other refined petroleum and biofuel products. We provide the full range of ASTM D910 tests. Testing services support the entire aviation fuel supply chain, from the refinery to transport, distribution, storage, and aircraft owners and operators.

SGS tests aviation fuels (Avgas). Testing includes a wide range of propeller-driven internal combustion aviation fuel formulations.

Aviation fuel tests include:

  • Motor octane number (ASTM D2700)
  • Aviation lean rating (ASTM D2700)
  • Supercharge performance number/rich rating (ASTM D909)
  • Tetraethyl lead (ASTM D5059)
  • Color (ASTM D2392)
  • Density (ASTM D4052)
  • Distillation (ASTM D86)
  • Vapor pressure (ASTM D5191)
  • Freezing point (ASTM D2386)
  • Sulfur (ASTM D2622)
  • Net heat of combustion (ASTM D3338)
  • Copper corrosion (ASTM D130)
  • Oxidation stability, potential gum (ASTM D873)
  • Oxidation stability, lead precipitate (ASTM D873)
  • Water reaction, volume change (ASTM D1094)
  • Electrical conductivity (ASTM D2624)