MANUAL Published: 2017

Aviation Fuel Quality Control Procedures: 5th Edition

Editor(s): Jim Gammon

Get eight years of changes and improvements to aviation fuel quality control procedures.

Complete with explanation of 33 common procedures used by fuel handlers to assess and protect aviation fuel quality.

New to this edition:

– Expanded detail on all tests and additional water detection equipment listed
– 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

The latest edition of this manual is most valuable for:

– aviation fuels professionals
– fixed base operators
– oil company personnel handling/distributing jet fuel from refineries to airports
– airport service companies
– aviation products representatives
– purchasers
– quality control personnel
– fuel system designers

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Developed by Committee: D02
Pages: 60
DOI: 10.1520/MNL5-5TH-EB
ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-7086-5
ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-7085-8