Chapter 15: Fuels, Oils, Lubricants and
Petroleum Handling Equipment
Standardization/Interchangeability and Research
1513. AC/112(NF&LWG) and its supporting Working
Parties cover the detailed aspects of interservice standardization of
fuels, oils, lubricants and associated products.
1514. AC/112(PHEWG) covers the overall aspects
of interservice standardization of petroleum handling
equipment including TFHE.
1515. The NPC is the Tasking Authority for some
50 STANAGs covering fuels, oils, lubricants and
petroleum handling equipment. These STANAGs are listed in AAP-4.
1516. The Advisory Group for Aerospace Research
and Development (AGARD), through its Propulsion
and Energetics Panel (PEP), deals with various aspects of aviation fuel.
AGARD is being subsumed into the Research and
Technology Organization (R&TO).