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Mobil Jet Oil 387 Approved for Use in GE Aviation CF6 Engines

  • Mobil JetTM Oil 387 provides protection against coking,
    which can help optimize aircraft engine performance
  • GE Aviation CF6 engines are used to power many of today’s most popular
    aircraft models, including the Boeing 747 and Airbus A330

today announced that Mobil
JetTM Oil 387
, a synthetic High Performance Capability
turbine engine oil, has been approved by GE Aviation for use in its CF6
engines, which includes the CF6-6, CF6-50, CF6-80E and CF6-80C2
commercial as well as L1F and K1F military variants.

CF6 engines are used to power a number of popular wide-body aircraft,
including the Boeing 747 and 767, Airbus A300, A310, and A330, McDonnell
Douglas MD-11, DC-10, as well as Air Force One.

As part of the required approval process, Mobil Jet Oil 387 underwent
more than 40,000 hours of on-wing testing onboard aircraft operated by a
large global carrier. Engine inspection results from the evaluation
period revealed that Mobil Jet Oil 387 provides the necessary resistance
to coking and deposit formation inside the engine’s oil supply and
scavenge lines from the 6R bearing, meeting every demand for a High
Performance Capability oil.

“Based on the performance results demonstrated throughout the evaluation
period, it’s clear that Mobil Jet Oil 387 is a solution that can help
keep engines running at peak performance,” said Ali Bakr, global
aviation lubricants sales manager at ExxonMobil. “This latest approval
with GE provides another vote of confidence for Mobil Jet Oil 387 and
its consistent ability to provide protection to fleets around the world.”

With increasing OEM approvals and continued airline interest, Mobil Jet
Oil 387 is now being used to protect more than 300 aircraft around the
globe. Today, Mobil Jet Oil 387 has accumulated more than four million
hours of on-wing performance.

The most advanced turbine engine oil that ExxonMobil has ever produced,
Mobil Jet Oil 387 meets demanding industry specifications, including SAE
AS5780 High Performance Capability and U.S. Military Specification
MIL-PRF-23699-HTS, and is approved for use by engine manufacturers in a
wide range of models and components.

Along with Mobil Jet Oil 387, Mobil
Jet Oil II
and Mobil
Jet Oil 254
are also approved for use in GE Aviation CF6 models.

All Mobil Jet oils, including Mobil Jet Oil 387, are produced at
ExxonMobil’s state-of-the-art Port Allen aviation lubricants plant in
Baton Rouge, LA. The 90,000 square foot facility, which commenced
operations in 2016, features advanced equipment and technologies that
enable ExxonMobil to produce a reliable supply of Mobil Jet oils and
meet the increasing demand for high-performance synthetic aviation

Learn how using Mobil Jet Oil 387 can help your business, visit www.mobiljetoil387.com.

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About High Performance Capability Oils

The High Performance Capability (HPC) classification represents the
highest aviation industry standard for aviation turbine engine oils. To
meet the HPC classification, oils must deliver exceptional overall
performance, high levels of oxidation resistance and outstanding deposit
control. Mobil Jet Oil 387 is certified as a HPC oil.


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