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Plane to Fly on Biofuel First Time Ever

Purdue will use biofuel to power its Embrarer Phenom 100 jet on a trip to the Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wis. For the past few years, the Purdue researchers have been helping the Air Force test a new 50/50 blend of jet fuel and biofuel made, not from corn, but from a small plant called camelina.