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Patuxent River, Md, 20670, or emailed to Douglas.Mearns@navy.mil. Since contact
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TURBINE FUEL, AVIATION,
GRADES JP-4 and JP-5
This specification is approved for use by all Departments and
Agencies of the Department of Defense.
1.1 Scope. This specification covers two grades of aviation turbine fuel NATO F-40 (JP-4)
and NATO F-44 (JP-5) (see 6.1).
1.2 Classification. Aviation turbine fuel will be of the following grades, as specified
NATO Code No.
JP-4 (Inactive for New Design)
Wide cut, gasoline type
High flashpoint, kerosene type
2. APPLICABLE DOCUMENTS
2.1 General. The documents listed in this section are specified in sections 3, 4, or 5 of this
specification. This section does not include documents cited in other sections of this
specification or recommended for additional information or as examples. While every effort has
been made to ensure the completeness of this list, document users are cautioned that they must
meet all specified requirements of documents cited in sections 3, 4, or 5 of this specification,
whether or not they are listed.
2.2 Government documents.
2.2.1 Specifications and standards. The following specifications and standards form a part
of this document to the extent specified herein. Unless otherwise specified, the issues of these
documents are those cited in the solicitation or contract.
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE SPECIFICATIONS