AT 16.500 is the acronym of Aviation Tank 16.500. AT 16.500 is a 16.500 liters capacity double wall cistern installed inside a ISO High Cube container that makes possible nozzle over-wing fuel supply and to fill the fuel cistern by its own means. In addition, this equipment meets the ATEX Directive (II 2G IIA T3). Its large capacity makes it appropiate to supply fuel to those high consumption aircrafts working on permanent bases.
AT 16.500 main features
Double watertight cistern made of stainless steet (inner).
Leakge detector system between walls.
745 mm diameter manhole for visual inspection.
Cistern assembled inside a certified 20 feet ISO high cube container.
Upper handrail in compliance with the occupational risk prevention regulations.
Monitor filter in compliance with EI 1583 with 200 l/min nominal flow.
40 meters od 1¼ inches aviation refuelling hose in compliance with EN 1361.
Mechanical counter with totalizer.
Fit nozlle for aviation fuels supply.
AT 16.500 cisterns are mainly used in little airports or airfields where JIG requierements and ATEX directive must be met. However, since they are placed inside a standard and certified 20 feet container, they can be easily shipped worldwide.