How much fuel does a 747 jet burn?

Answer A Boeing 747 burns about five gallons of fuel per mile. The 747-400, the model currently in use by most airlines, carries about 126,000 pounds of fuel.Source:Boeing

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How hot does jet fuel burn?

Modern jet fuels have a flashpoint of approximately 120 degrees Fahrenheit, which is high enough that people can safely work with the fuel, even on very hot days. The temperature they produce after... Read More »

What temp does jet fuel burn?

Jet fuel is a paraffin oil-based fuel that ignites at 100 degrees Fahrenheit. It generally burns at between 500 and 599 degrees Fahrenheit, and the maximum burning temperature is 1796 degrees Fahre... Read More »

At what temperature does jet fuel burn?

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Does a car burn more fuel the faster it travels?

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