FTW-R 27.180

Esterer Aircraft Refueler type FTW-R 27.180 (Oxford) is designed to service all aircrafts with underwing fuelling method by reel and deck hoses.

Product specification

Usable Tank capacity: 18.000 Liter
Dimensions: Length: 10.300 mm
Width: 3.010 mm
Height: 2.750 mm
Permissible weights: Front axle: 8.000 kg
Rear axles: 18.000 kg
Gross vehicle weight: 26.000 kg
Performance: Deck hoses: 2 x 1.500 lpm = 3.000 lpm
Reel hoses: 2 x 1.100 lpm = 2.200 lpm

Standard equipment acc.
To IATA/JIG, EN 12312/5
Regulations following GGVS / ADR



  • In self-supporting aluminium alloy construction
  • Single compartment, double / triple coned

Tank Equipment

  • Tank fitted with manhole
  • Explosion proof ventilation device (tilt safety)
  • Dip stick
  • Access ladder to tank top
  • Handrail
  • Tank overturn protection

Operations and Equipment

  • Underwing pressure refuelling via deck hoses
  • Underwing pressure refuelling via reel hose
  • Overwing refuelling
  • Defuelling
  • Bottom loading
  • Hydraulic hose reel and elevating platform drive
  • Mechanical or hydraulic pump drive
  • Electronic or mechanical meter system
  • Close circuit sampling system
  • pipes of flow system: aluminium
  • Drive-away interlock system
  • Elevating Platform in front or at the rear of the tank