Accession Number : ADD007019
Title : Process for Reclaiming Aircraft Fuel Tank Purging Fluids.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Safranko,John W ; Burnett,Craig R ; Kilburn,James E
Report Date : 25 Mar 1980
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The patent concerns a system for reclaiming the individual constituents of a fuel-contaminated purging fluid by subjecting the fluid to a continuous, closed, flash distillation technique under vacuum coupled with a coalescing oil-water separation procedure.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Purging, *Fluids, *Fuel tanks, *Jet engine fuels, *Reclamation, Inventions, Separation, Oils, Water, Contaminants, Vacuum distillation, Aircraft maintenance
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE