Alcohol has a new world to conquer. Admiral Moffett,
Chief of the U. S. Bureau of Aeronautics, stated in his annual report
to Secretary Denby that new airplane engine fuels composed of alcohol
and gasoline show a possible reduction in consumption of 25%. Such a
reduction means a great increase in possible cruising range, and should
be particularly valuable for dirigible operations.
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