DEFUELING GRAVITY METHOD
This task covers:
1.21.2. Initial Setup
Aircraft mechanics tool kit (item 376, App H)
Light duty laboratory apron (item 27, App H)
Industrial faceshield (item 129, App H)
Chemical protective gloves (item 154, App H)
14-quart utility pail (item 222, App H)
Lubricating oil (item 117, App F)
Attack Helicopter Repairer
Fuel servicing shall not be per-
formed during thunderstorms or
possible lightning conditions.
Defueling is a very hazardous op-
eration because of fuel vapors.
Trained fire fighting personnel and
equipment must stand by during
the entire task.
a. Install static ground lines (FM 10-68).
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