ventral tank

ventral tank

ventral tank
A tank carried on the fuselage centerline in such a way that it either forms the underside of the fuselage or is flush against it. It may be fixed or jettisonable.
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Relying on an improvised ventral tank and caches of jet fuel dropped off by an RCAF Dakota at Medicine Hat, Regina, Winnipeg, and Armstrong, Ontario, McKenzie flew back east for an air show in Hamilton, scheduled for Dominion Day, 1946.
This AD requires a visual inspection of the PS wire bundle, shielded wires going to fuel probe 'G' and any other wire or wire bundle for chafing in the forward wing spar and forward ventral tank area, and corrective actions if necessary.

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