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Title:
IMPROVEMENTS FOR AUXILIARY FUEL TANK
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2008/086587
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
An Auxiliary Fuel Tank (TCA - 'Tanque de Combustivel Auxiliar') inside an aircraft is described, the TCA having a convex shape light constructive structure formed by an internal hull I that constitutes a first barrier, and by an external hull E that constitutes an external barrier totally surrounding the internal hull I; there are separation means between the hulls E, I, with a hollow, empty space between them; in case of fuel leak in the first barrier, a complete and reliable drainage occurs, making possible that the fuel is drained and collected in a certain point or area of the TCA.

Inventors:
FERNANDEZ JOSE LUIZ FRANCO (BR)
SARZI OLIVEIRA RICHARD (BR)
Application Number:
BR2008/000012
Publication Date:
February 04, 2010
Filing Date:
January 16, 2008
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Assignee:
EMBRAER AERONAUTICA SA (BR)
FERNANDEZ JOSE LUIZ FRANCO (BR)
SARZI OLIVEIRA RICHARD (BR)
International Classes:
B64D37/06
Foreign References:
US2404418A1946-07-23
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
GIACCHETTA, André Zonaro (Rua Hungria 1.100, Jardim Europa,-00, Sao Paulo SP., BR)
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