API Standard Filtration Systems


  • American Petroleum Institute 1581 5th Ed. Filtration for all jet fuel receipts and issues
  • Carbon Steel with Epoxy lining
  • Velcon Filtration and water coalesces
  • 600 Gallons per minute filtration
  • Sample ports for Filter Effectiveness Monitoring through lab testing
  • Every truck download & upload point has basket strainers
  • Aviation Jet Fuels. Jet fuel going into storage at airport installations must pass through a filter/separator. Filtration/separation additionally must be provided when fuel is taken out of storage. If tank vehicles or hydrant vehicles are used to fuel aircraft, filter/separators must also be provided when fuel leaves the vehicle also. The product must not be exposed to contamination between the first filter/separator and the aircraft.
  • A written Operation Manual (AP-MNL-OP-KAIA-01) for receipt of aviation fuels at the Kabul International Aiport - Arrow Petroleum is a prerequisite for a clean, orderly, and error-free operation. The SOP contains all of the safety requirements of AP Standard. A copy of the SOP is always readily available at
  • KAIA - AP for quick reference.