Flashcards in Aviation Fuel Handling Process Guide Deck (85)
How far shall all ignition sources be kept from designated servicing areas and tank farms?
What is JP-5 NATO code?
F-44, flashpoint of 140F
What is JP8, JET A NATO code?
F-34, Flash point of 100F
No other fuel grades can be used without prior approval from who?
What aviation turbine fuels CARRY A HEALTH HAZARD FOR DETECTABLE AMOUNTS OF CHEMICALS LIKE BENZINE, WHICH ARE KNOWN TO CAUSE CANCER, BIRTH DEFECTS, AND OTHER REPRODUCTIVE
JP4, JET A and JET B
What is the only aviation fuel authorized for use aboard cutters?
What are the 4 major classification of contaminants?
Particulates, Water, Microbes and Surfactants
Contamination removal from _______ is more difficult because of its higher viscosity and density.
What fuel can be used as a replacement when JP-5 is not readily available?
What is the maximum acceptable level of particulate contamination?
What are particulates?
Solid contaminants that will not dissolve in fuel
What are the most common particulates?
iron, rust, scale, sand and dirt
What is the limit of water in aircraft turbine fuel?
What is considered Dissolved Water?
Is essentially humidity in fuel
What is Entrained Water?
Water suspended in tiny droplets in the fuel
Large slugs of free water can cause?
What are Microbes?
A simple and effective method to prevent or retard microbe growth is to do what?
What are Surfactants?
Soap or detergent like materiels that occur naturally in fuel
At a minimum, airstation fuel farms should store how much fuel?
enough for a 7 day period
When shall fuel samples be taken for Truck Tanks?
To ensure proper testing, allow the fuel carrier tanker truck to sit stationary at the unloading point for how long?
5 minutes to allow water and particulate to settle
To ensure proper testing, allow tanker rail cars to sit stationary at the unloading point for how long?
30 minutes to allow water and particulate to settle
If the product is not procured via Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) or Defense Energy Support Contract (DESC) and delivered via over the road tank vehicles, what should be done?
Flashpoint testing to ensure the correct fuel has been delivered.
Who will retain fuel delivery documentation and for how long they will be kept?
QA and kept for 1 year
What type of tire should a Refueler truck have?
non-FOD type with wide lug
The exhaust of all engines shall be equipped with what?
Suitable spark arrestor
What is the fueling pressure for MH-65?
What is the fueling pressuer for MH-60?