This document provides a summary of names commonly used throughout the industry for aircraft fuel system components. It is a thesaurus intended to aid those not familiar with the lexicon of the industry.
Rationale: A variety of different names are often used for the same item of equipment within a fuel system. This can be confusing to a new engineer in the field of fuel system design.
This document is intended to aid new engineers by giving all the alternate names for items of equipment commonly found in fuel systems
Fuels and Energy SourcesOn-board energy sourcesAviation fuelsParts and ComponentsHydraulic systemsFuel systemsFuel filtersFuel pumpsFuel tanksSafetyTests and Testing
Also known as: SAE AIR 1615
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