14 CFR 29.957 - Flow between interconnected tanks.

§ 29.957 Flow between interconnected tanks.
(a) Where tank outlets are interconnected and allow fuel to flow between them due to gravity or flight accelerations, it must be impossible for fuel to flow between tanks in quantities great enough to cause overflow from the tank vent in any sustained flight condition.
(b) If fuel can be pumped from one tank to another in flight—
(1) The design of the vents and the fuel transfer system must prevent structural damage to tanks from overfilling; and
(2) There must be means to warn the crew before overflow through the vents occurs.

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Title 14 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-07-31; vol. 79 # 147 - Thursday, July 31, 2014
    1. 79 FR 44320 - Interest in Restructure of Rotorcraft Airworthiness Standards
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Notice of Disposition of Comments.
      The docket is terminated as of July 31, 2014.
      14 CFR Parts 27 and 29