Portuguese translation: sobre as asas/por cima das asas
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English to Portuguese translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space
English term or phrase:Overwing
drum and screwed into the drum bung. The pump suction pipe should have a diagonal
cut-away 1.5 inches from the bottom to break suction before the drum is completely
Bonding wire to be clipped to the aircraft to be fuelled and the other end fastened to the
The overwing nozzle should be touched against the aircraft wing to equalise electrical
potential and bonded by a short bonding wire between nozzle and fuelling point before
the fill cap is removed..
Delivery into aircraft should be made through either portable pumping equipment, which
is approved to pump dangerous Goods or a suitable hand pump fitted with a suitable filter
monitor. A meter is optional.
After into-plane refuelling a 'visual' check for the presence of dirt and water should be
made on a sample from the overwing nozzle. A Shell Water Detector test should be
conducted on the sample in the case of Jet A-1; Shell Water Finding Paper should be used
in the case of Avgas.
Empty and partially full drums should be re-bunged and rolled away from the aircraft.
This publication is intended to provide recommendations for safe practice, rather than rigid guidelines. Users
of this publication shall be aware that due consideration shall be given to the effect of any unusual or abnormal
circumstance, on which it is not possible to generalize within the scope of this publication. Specialist advice shall
be sought in these cases.
The guidance contained in this publication is primarily intended for overwing fuelling operations of civil
In addition, in some areas local or national statutory regulations also apply. This publication is intended to be
complementary to these established controls and practices.