In 2017 Gripen has for the first time undergone a series of test flights with 100% biofuel. This demonstrates that the aircraft can be flown with an alternative fuel and gives valuable knowledge for future possible use of alternative fuel. This was the first time that a single engine fighter flew with 100% biofuel. The flights were conducted with a Gripen D at Saab’s facilities in Linköping.
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