Here are three easy steps to convert jet fuel from pounds to gallons in your head.
For example: How many US gallons are in 8,000 lbs. of jet fuel?
And there’s your answer! 1,200 gallons is equal to 8,000 lbs.
Keep in mind, this is not exact and the current day’s fuel temperature is not taken into account. But this does give you a quick reference on approximately how much you need.
Try it yourself….How many gallons in 6,000 lbs. of jet fuel?