2020 - Fred Barnes
Aviation Fuels Consultant
Fred has taught the Aviation Fuels Specifications and Test Methods for ASTM for a number of years. He has been involved in aviation fuels consultation on aviation fuel technology including fuel specifications, test methods, quality control, terminal and aviation operations, technical services, training, contractor and problem resolution with supply/distribution quality assurance and testing for over 40 years.
He has participated and led in industry activities such as ASTM, IATA, API, SAE, Energy Institute, JIG, ATA, NATA and CRC. He is currently a Vice Chair of ASTM Subcommittee J on Aviation Fuels.
He was employed by Shell and Chevron and was the Chevron Aviation Operations Manager for Chevron USA, which included commercial airlines, fixed base operators, and military customers.