Pratt & Whitney approves Mobil Jet Oil 387 for use in PW4000 engine variants

ExxonMobil has announced that Mobil Jet Oil 387, a synthetic High Performance Capability turbine engine oil, has been approved by Pratt & Whitney for use in its popular series of PW4000 engines, the company said.

First introduced in 1984, Pratt & Whitney´s PW4000 engines are used to power some of the world´s most widely used aircraft, such as the Airbus A300, A310 and A330, and Boeing´s 747, 767, 777 and KC-46.

Mobil Jet Oil 387 is known for its ability to deliver outstanding deposit control, oxidative stability and seal compatibility.

The approval process for Mobil Jet Oil 387 consisted of multi-year evaluations in various PW4000 engine models. Test results validated that Mobil Jet Oil 387 can help provide outstanding protection for all engines within the PW4000 series.

All Mobil Jet turbine lubricants, including Mobil Jet Oil 387, are produced at ExxonMobil´s Port Allen aviation lubricants plant in Baton Rouge, LA.

ExxonMobil, an international oil and gas company, is a large integrated refiner, marketer of petroleum products, and chemical manufacturer.

Pratt & Whitney approves Mobil Jet Oil 387 for use in 1500G engines

Irving, Texas-based ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) has announced that Mobil JetTM Oil 387, a synthetic high performance capability (HPC) turbine engine oil, has been approved by Pratt & Whitney for use in its PurePower Geared TurbofanTM 1500G engines, the company said.

As a result, all Mobil Jet-branded turbine oils, including Mobil Jet Oil 387, Mobil JetTM Oil II and Mobil JetTM Oil 254, are now fully approved for use in a variety of Pratt & Whitney 1500G engines, including the 1519G, 1521G, 1521G-3, 1524G, 1524G-3, 1525G and 1525G-3.

Pratt & Whitney´s PurePower 1500G engines are the exclusive power plant for the Bombardier C-Series, a family of narrow-body, twin-engine, medium-range jet airliners.

The approval process for Mobil Jet Oil 387 consisted of performance evaluations in various PurePower PW1500G engine models. Test results showed that Mobil Jet Oil 387 helps provide outstanding engine protection for all Pratt & Whitney 1500G engine models.

The 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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