Flights: How much fuel your plane consumes per second1 min read 24 Jun 2020, 12:24 PM IST
Boeing 747 uses approximately 4 litres every second, which translates to 240 litres per minute and 14,400 litre per hour
For a 13-hour flight from Tokyo to New York City , Boeing 747 might burn 187,200 litre
State-owned oil marketing companies hiked aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price by ₹5,494.5 per kilolitre (1,000 litre), or 16.3 percent, to ₹39,069.87 per kl in Delhi. The sharp increase in jet fuel prices will increase the operating costs of Indian carriers at a time when they are still struggling to reboot operations after a two-month halt due to the coronavirus pandemic. The fuel cost for an aeroplane is ₹39.06 a litre.
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