BS EN 12312-13:2017 - Aircraft ground support equipment. Specific requirements. Lavatory service equipment
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BS EN 12312-13:2017

Aircraft ground support equipment. Specific requirements. Lavatory service equipment

Status : Current   Published : July 2017
Conformity to regulation : Designated



This European Standard specifies the technical requirements to minimize the hazards listed in Clause 4 which can arise during the commissioning, operation and maintenance of lavatory service equipment when used as intended, including misuse reasonably foreseeable by the manufacturer, when carried out in accordance with the specifications given by the manufacturer or his authorized representative. It also takes into account some requirements recognized as essential by authorities, aircraft and ground support equipment (GSE) manufacturers as well as airlines and handling agencies. This European Standard applies to: a) self-propelled lavatory vehicles; b) towable lavatory vehicles; c) moveable parts of ramp integrated systems, designed for servicing aircraft and intended to be used under the conditions given in EN 1915-1:2013, Clause 1. No extra requirements on noise and vibration are provided other than those in EN 1915-3 and EN 1915-4. NOTE EN 1915-3 and EN 1915-4 provide the general GSE vibration and noise requirements. This part of EN 12312 is not applicable to lavatory service equipment which is manufactured before the date of publication of this standard by CEN. This part of EN 12312, when used in conjunction with EN 1915-1, EN 1915-2, EN 1915-3 and EN 1915-4, provides the requirements for lavatory service equipment.

Standard NumberBS EN 12312-13:2017
TitleAircraft ground support equipment. Specific requirements. Lavatory service equipment
Publication Date26 July 2017
Conformity to regulationDesignated
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO 12100:2010, EN 1915-4:2004+A1:2009, ISO 12100:2010, EN 12312-8:2005+A1:2009, EN 1837:1999+A1:2009, DIN 51130:2014 (E), ISO 17775:2006, EN 1915-1:2013, ISO 13849-1:2015, EN 1915-2:2001+A1:2009, EN ISO 13849-1:2015, EN 1915-3:2004+A1:2009
Informative References(Provided for Information)AHM 971, AHM 978, ISO 3411:2007, ISO 9666:1993, EN ISO 3411:2007
ReplacesBS EN 12312-13:2002+A1:2009
International RelationshipsEN 12312-13:2017
Draft Superseded By14/30293560 DC
DescriptorsAircraft, Air transport, Safety measures, Maintenance, Aircraft ground servicing, Sanitary facilities, Hazards
Title in FrenchMatériel au sol pour aéronefs. Exigences particulières Vide toilettes
Title in GermanLuftfahrt-Bodengeräte. Besondere Anforderungen Toiletten-Servicegeräte
ISBN978 0 580 85055 4
File Size690 KB

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