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AVGAS News Feb 15, 2018: Imperial Oil has notified regulators and customers of a potential fuel quality issue in aviation gasoline (sometimes referred to as "avgas" or "100 low lead") shipped from Strathcona refinery since Dec. 28, 2017.
UPDATE: FUEL QUARANTINE FEB 23, 2018. The fuel quarantine at Springbank Aero Services and at the Calgary Flying Club has been lifted after testing and clearance by Imperial Oil. Note: Fuel at Central Aviation was never affected by the quarantine.
SABPA is monitoring the situation and is in direct contact with Imperial Oil in Calgary on this issue and voicing your concerns. Check for further updates. Feb 24, 2018
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