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MIL-DTL-27422D - Specification for Aircraft Fuel Tank (Crash-Resistant & Ballistic-Tolerant)

We perform testing by military specification MIL-DTL-27422, which covers the requirements for crash-resistant, ballistic-tolerant fuel cells used in rotorcraft and tilt rotorcraft. 

The following is a list of the tests we perform according to Specification MIL-DTL-27422D. To see more information about one of these tests, click on the test method number.

  • ASTM D381 - Gum Content Test
  • MIL-DTL-27422D §4.4.2 - Stoved Gum Residue
  • MIL-DTL-27422D §4.4.3 - Gum Inner Liner Strength (Baseline Tensile Testing)
  • FTM 4111 - Water/Inhibitor Exposure for 72 Hours
  • MIL-DTL-27422D § - Stress Aging Test