single-point refueling

single-point refueling

A method of refueling an aircraft from a single point. The fueling hose is attached to this point, and the correct tank valves are opened. Single-point refueling is normally referred to as pressure refueling. However, some aircraft are gravity refueled through a single point. See central refueling system.
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The features it carries from a class above include single-point refueling, externally serviced lavatory, and an air stair.
The electric rudder and aileron trim are new features, as is single-point refueling for the aircraft.
Missionization of the PC-9s into MkIIs will include cockpit pressurization, 0/0 ejection seats, a bird-proof canopy, and single-point refueling.

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