87.31 Standards for exhaust emissions.§ 87.31 Standards for exhaust emissions.
(a) Exhaust emissions of smoke from each in-use aircraft gas turbine engine of Class T8, beginning February 1, 1974, shall not exceed: Smoke number of 30.
(b) Exhaust emissions of smoke from each in-use aircraft gas turbine engine of class TF and of rated output of 129 kilonewtons thrust or greater, beginning January 1, 1976, shall not exceed:SN = 83.6(r0)−0.274 (r0 is in kilonewtons).
(c) The standards set forth in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section refer to exhaust smoke emissions emitted during operations of the engine as specified in the applicable section of subpart H of this part, and measured and calculated in accordance with the procedures set forth in this subpart.[47 FR 58470, Dec. 30, 1982, as amended at 48 FR 2718, Jan. 20, 1983]