45,000 Litre Articulated Aircraft Refueller

AFS Aviation offers this new 45,000 litre articulated aircraft refueller for sale.

It is offered with a twelve-month warranty on parts commencing on the date of delivery to service.

The images shown are of a previous similar build. Actual pictures will be shown shortly.

Price on application.


  • Tractor Unit:
    • Customer-specified new or used – various manufacturers
    • Hydraulic pack and interlocks to be fitted
  • Tank Trailer:
    • 45,000 litre aluminium single compartment purpose-built aviation refueller tank
    • Tandem axle configuration – spring suspension
    • Two access man lids and dip tube
    • One sump drain point (dead stock level between 300 and 400 litres) and one rapid drain point
    • 4 inch Eaton Wheaton foot valve – pneumatic control
    • 4 inch Eaton bottom loading valve with primary and secondary automatic overfill prevention
    • Two loading points on each side of trailer
    • Bayham 10 inch tank contents gauge
    • Tank top access ladder and tank handrails – pneumatically controlled
    • Fire extinguisher and spill kit cabinets
  • Pump:
    • 6 inch Gorman Rupp 06C1-GA hydraulic-driven self-priming pump
    • Flow rate 900 litres per minute through single 2 inch (50mm) hose, 1,800 litres per minute through two 2 inch (50mm) hoses
  • Inline Pressure Controller and Deadman:
    • Meggitt Avery Hardoll CCMY 8600 4 inch inline pressure controller with deadman
    • Deadman handle and cable
    • Deadman timer system with warning lights and automatic shutdown
    • Deadman override system on overwing nozzle and for testing
  • Filtration:
    • Filter water separator or monitor vessel – capable of 2,000 LPM +
    • Air eliminator and pressure relief valve
    • High DP detection with alarm and shutdown
    • Faudi Av Guard water detection
  • Meter:
    • Avery Hardoll double-capsule BM meter with Veeder Root EMR4 electronic meter
    • Large LED display (visible to 30m)
  • Hoses:
    • Two 20m x 2 inch (50mm) aviation type C hoses with Carter aviation refuelling coupling
    • One 25m x 1.5 inch (38mm) aviation type C hose with Elaflex ZVF50 trigger nozzle
    • Hydraulic drive hose rewind
  • Bonding Reel:
    • Stainless steel spring rewind bonding reel c/w 35m x high vis bonding cable
  • Sample System:
    • Sample points from tank and filter (inlet / outlet / drain)
    • Closed circuit sample system to include:
    • Glass visual inspection jar with aluminium dump tank
    • Recycle facility back to tank – air-operated pump

Click here to download specification in PDF format.

Contact us or phone Andrea Endacott on 07796 710690 for further information.