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1-11. Safety, Care, and Handling. When operating or doing maintenance on Fuel Handling
Hoseline Outfit take necessary precautions to ensure the safety of others as well as yourself. Avoid careless
operating or maintenance habits which cause accidents to personnel and damage to the equipment. Observe all
WARNINGS, CAUTIONS and NOTEs in this manual. This equipment can be extremely dangerous if these
instructions are not followed.
T E C H N I C A L P R I N C I P L E S O F O P E R A T I O N
1-12. Technical Principles of Operation. The hoseline is used to supply fuel from a supply point to
an aircraft or vehicle. The system is made up of many hoses and valves, so that distribution system can be
configured to meet the consumption and to adapt to the terrain. The hose line is used in conjunction with a fuel
pump which moves the fuel from the storage vehicle through the hoselines. A filter separator is used to filter the
fuel of any contaminants. The valves supplied with the hoselines are used to control and channel the fuel to a
nozzle to the aircraft or vehicle. After use of the hoseline system, a displacement and evacuation kit is used to
remove any fuel vapors and to collapse. the hose to properly fit hoselines in flaking boxes.
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