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Officials test commercial fuel to replace JP-8 fuel
Mike Thiede uses a jet fuel thermal oxidation tester to test samples of commercial Jet A fuel in a lab at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Air Force Petroleum Agency researchers have launched an initiative to evaluate the use of commercial jet fuel in place of military standard JP-8 fuel. Mr. Thiede is a a fuels quality assurance specialist with the Aerospace Fuels Laboratory at Wright-Patterson AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo/Derek Kaufman)

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