Monday, 16 September 2019 | 15:51 WIB

Aviation Fuel Usage in Central Java and Yogyakarta Rise 22.4 Percent

Aviation Fuel Usage in Central Java and Yogyakarta Rise 22.4 Percent (pertamina)

SEMARANG, NETRALNEWS.COM - Aviation fuel consumption has risen in the past week. The highest increase occurred on D-2 before Eid al-Fitr (3/6/2019), with an increase of 22.4 percent to 476 kl/day compared to the normal daily average of 389 kl/day.

PT Pertamina (Persero) Marketing Operation Region (MOR) IV General Manager, Iin Febrian explained that in the MOR IV work area the highest percentage increase occurred at Ahmad Yani Semarang Airport, which was 35.5% to 161KL / day compared to its normal daily average which is 119KL / day.

"When viewed from the avtur filling frequency on the plane, the airport that experienced the most significant increase was DPPU Adi Sucipto, if during normal conditions it fills up aviation avtur averaging 49 times per day, when E-2 Eid can serve avtur up to 64 times per day, "said Iin, as quoted from Pertamina's official website, Tuesday (04/06/2019).

During the Lebaran 2019 task force, the highest daily consumption of aviation fuel occurred on the D-2 of Eid al-Fitr 2019 which is predicted to be the peak of homecoming for travelers who use aircraft transportation modes.

Meanwhile, in contrast to other airports that experienced an increase in avtur consumption, Adi Sumarmo Airport, Solo, during this week, recorded a significant decrease in avtur consumption to more than 17.7% per day if the normal daily consumption reached 54KL / day, when H -2 this time Eid only amounted to 44KL / day or reduced to 10KL / day.