This new edition, extensively updated, provides a complete explanation of 33 common procedures used by fuel handlers to assess and protect aviation fuel quality.
New to this Edition!
Rewritten API gravity section now includes the latest information on metric density
Fuel sampling techniques section was improved to keep up with the changes in ASTM D4306
Revised micro-separometer section
New and vitally important section on flushing new aviation fuel hoses
Updated filtration equipment section reflects changes in the industry regarding the API/IP/EI filtration standards
Completely rewritten section on microbial contamination detection reflects the changes in the oil company and airline industry standards, changes in test equipment, and aircraft maintenance practices
And much more!
These extensive updates make this edition the most up-to-date and accurate reference available for the aviation fuels professional, including fixed base operators, oil company personnel who handle and distribute jet fuel from refineries at source into aircraft at airports, airport service companies, aviation products representative, purchaser, quality control personnel, and fuel system designers.