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    FUEL TANK IGNITION SOURCE PREVENTION GUIDELINES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2008

    Publisher:  Federal Aviation Administration

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    1. Purpose
    2. Applicability
    3. Cancellation
    4. Related Documents
    5. Definitions
    6. Background
    7. Objective
    8. Fuel Vapor Ignition Sources
    9. Design Considerations
    10. Safety Analysis
    11. Component Qualification Considerations
    12. Instructions for Continued Airworthiness of the Fuel
        Tank System - section 25.1529

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    Specifies guidance for demonstrating compliance with the certification requirements for prevention of ignition sources within the fuel tanks of transport category airplanes.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Federal Aviation Administration
    Status Current
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    MIL HDBK 516 : C AIRWORTHINESS CERTIFICATION CRITERIA
    FAA AC 120-97 : 2012 INCORPORATION OF FUEL TANK SYSTEM INSTRUCTIONS FOR CONTINUED AIRWORTHINESS INTO OPERATOR MAINTENANCE OR INSPECTION PROGRAMS
    FAA AC 120-102 : 2012 INCORPORATION OF ELECTRICAL WIRING INTERCONNECTION SYSTEMS INSTRUCTIONS FOR CONTINUED AIRWORTHINESS INTO AN OPERATOR'S MAINTENANCE PROGRAM
    SAE ARP 6385 : 2017 AIRCRAFT FUEL PUMP MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL SAFETY DESIGN
    SAE AIR 6464 : 2013 EUROCAE/SAE WG80/AE-7AFC HYDROGEN FUEL CELLS AIRCRAFT FUEL CELL SAFETY GUIDELINES
    SAE ARP 6461 : 2013 GUIDELINES FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING ON FIXED WING AIRCRAFT
    FAA AC 25-27 : 2010 DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSPORT CATEGORY AIRPLANE ELECTRICAL WIRING INTERCONNECTION SYSTEMS INSTRUCTIONS FOR CONTINUED AIRWORTHINESS USING AN ENHANCED ZONAL ANALYSIS PROCEDURE
    SAE ARP 6078 : 2012 AIRCRAFT FUEL TANK INERTING SYSTEMS
    FAA AC 25.1701-1 : 2007 CERTIFICATION OF ELECTRICAL WIRING INTERCONNECTION SYSTEMS ON TRANSPORT CATEGORY AIRPLANES
    SAE AIR 5774 : 2012 COMPOSITE FUEL TANKS, FUEL SYSTEM DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS
    SAE ARP 5794 : 2014 CENTRIFUGAL AIRCRAFT FUEL PUMP REQUIREMENTS, DESIGN AND TESTING, AEROSPACE STANDARD
    SAE AIR5691A : 2017 GUIDANCE FOR THE DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF FUEL QUANTITY INDICATING SYSTEMS
    SAE AIR 4170 : 2016 RETICULATED POLYURETHANE FOAM EXPLOSION SUPPRESSION MATERIAL FOR FUEL SYSTEMS AND DRY BAYS
    SAE AS 7510 : 2017 COUPLING ASSEMBLY, THREADLESS, FLEXIBLE, SELF-LOCKING, FIXED CAVITY, HIGH CONDUCTIVITY, SELF-BONDING, PART SPECIFICATION
    SAE ARP594 : 2017 FUEL PUMP THERMAL SAFETY DESIGN
    FAA AC 20-53 : 2006 PROTECTION OF AIRCRAFT FUEL SYSTEMS AGAINST FUEL VAPOR IGNITION CAUSED BY LIGHTNING
    FAA AC 25-26 : 2007 DEVELOPMENT OF STANDARD WIRING PRACTICES DOCUMENTATION
    FAA AC 120-98 : 2012 OPERATOR INFORMATION FOR INCORPORATING FUEL TANK FLAMMABILITY REDUCTION REQUIREMENTS INTO A MAINTENANCE OR INSPECTION PROGRAM
    SAE AS 5830 : 2017 COUPLING ASSEMBLY, THREADLESS, FLEXIBLE, FIXED CAVITY, CURRENT CARRYING, SELF-BONDING, PROCUREMENT SPECIFICATION

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    UL 913 : 8 INTRINSICALLY SAFE APPARATUS AND ASSOCIATED APPARATUS FOR USE IN CLASS 1, 2, 3, DIVISION 1, HAZARDOUS (CLASSIFIED) LOCATIONS
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