ExxonMobil has announced that Mobil JetTM Oil 387, a synthetic High Performance Capability (HPC) turbine engine oil, is now approved for use in GP7200 engines, the company said.
Developed by Engine Alliance, a joint venture between GE Aviation and Pratt & Whitney, GP7200 engines represent one of the two engine technologies approved for use on the Airbus A380, the world´s largest passenger airliner. With this latest milestone, Mobil Jet Oil 387 is now fully approved for use in all propulsion engines and engine accessories used onboard Airbus A380 aircraft in operation around the world.
Since its commercial introduction in late 2012, Mobil Jet Oil 387 has accrued more than one million hours of on-wing performance. Today, it is used to protect more than 250 aircraft owned or leased by premium operators around the world.
Mobil Jet Oil 387 meets demanding industry specifications, including SAE AS5780 High Performance Capability and US Military Specification MIL-PRF-23699-HTS. It is approved for use by engine manufacturers in a wide range of models and components.
All Mobil Jet-branded oils, including Mobil Jet Oil 387, Mobil JetTM Oil II and Mobil JetTM Oil 254, are approved for use in GP7200 engine models.
ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world´s growing energy needs. ExxonMobil holds an industry- inventory of resources, is the largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products, and its chemical company is one of the largest in the world.
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.