Accession Number : ADA637548


Title :   Bulk Fuel Storage Facility Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Environmental Assessment


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : SPECPRO INC SAN ANTONIO TX


Personal Author(s) : Blackwell, Larry W ; Bailey, Crystal M ; Pearsall, Susan ; Russell, Kyle A ; Scott, Jeffery H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a637548.pdf


Report Date : Nov 2006


Pagination or Media Count : 60


Abstract : Environmental Assessment for Bulk Fuel Storage Facility Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Currently, Department of Defense (DoD) aviation refueling requirements at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) are supported directly from Patrick Air Force Base (PAFB). The annual average Air Force (AF) JP-8 requirement at CCAFS is 600,000 gallons, but there is no fixed, permanent JP-8 storage at CCAFS. The United States Air Force (USAF) proposes to eliminate the need for transport of fuels from PAFB, an approximate distance of 21 to 32 miles depending on Force Protection conditions. The Proposed Action would enhance fueling services for AF, Navy, and National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA) activities at CCAFS and achieve several goals:


Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT , AIR FORCE FACILITIES , FUEL TANKS , STORAGE TANKS


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Containers and Packaging
      Combustion and Ignition
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE