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Chapter 22. Municipal Airport

Sec. 22-46. Aircraft fuels and oil dispensing services.

(1) Statement of concept. Aircraft fuels and oil dispensing line services shall include the sale and into-plane delivery of recognized brands of aviation fuels, lubricants, and other related aviation petroleum products. The operator shall provide servicing of aircraft, including ramp assistance and the parking, storage and tie down of aircraft within the leased area.

(2) Minimum standards. Minimum standards for the operator of aircraft fuels and oil dispensing services shall be as follows:

  1. The operator shall lease from the city an area of not less than 11,000 square feet of ground space on which shall be erected a building to provide at least 4,000 square feet of floor space for aircraft storage and at least 1,000 square feet of floor space for office, customer lounge and restrooms, which shall be properly heated and lighted; and shall provide telephone facilities for customer use.
  2. The operator shall provide auto parking space within the leased area to accommodate at least seven automobiles.
  3. The operator shall provide a paved walkway within the leased area to accommodate pedestrian access to the operator's office.
  4. The operator shall provide a paved aircraft apron within the leased area to accommodate aircraft movement from the operator's building to the taxiway or the access to the taxiway that has been or will be provided for the operator.
  5. The operator shall provide an adequate supply of fuel on hand at all times of at least two grades of fuel as closely related as possible to the popular demand of the general aviation users of the airport. The City of Marshfield shall provide at least two metered filter-equipped dispensers, fixed or mobile, for dispensing the minimum requirement of two grades of fuel. Separate dispensing pumps and meters are required for each grade of fuel.
  6. The operator shall provide such minor repair service that does not require a certified mechanical rating, and cabin services, to general aviation aircraft as can be performed efficiently on the ramp or apron parking area, but only within the premises leased to the operator.
  7. The operator shall make provision for the transportation of pilots and passengers of transient general aviation aircraft using the operator's facilities and services from and to the operator's office and the airport terminal area.
  8. The operator shall procure and maintain tools, jacks, towing equipment, tire repairing equipment, energizers and starters, heaters, oxygen supplies, fire extinguishers, and passenger loading steps as appropriate and necessary for the servicing of general aviation aircraft using the airport. All equipment shall be maintained and operated in accordance with local and state industrial codes.
  9. The operator performing the services under this category will be required to carry the following types of insurance in the limits specified:
    1. Comprehensive public liability and comprehensive property damage:
      1. Bodily injury (each accident):
        $100,000.00 each person.
        $1,000,000.00 each accident.
      2. Property damage: $300,000.00 each accident.
    2. Hangar keepers' liability: $1,000,000.00 each accident.
    3. Products liability: $1,000,000.00 each accident.
    4. Motor vehicle liability:
  10. Bodily injury: $1,000,000.00 each accident.
  11. Property damage: $300,000.00 each accident.
  12. The operator shall have his premises open for aircraft fueling and oil dispensing service 8:00 a.m. to sunset seven days a week. The operator shall make provision for such service during other times on a call basis to provide emergency service. The operator shall provide an approved attendant who shall be required to supervise fueling of any aircraft.
  13. The operator shall have in his employ, and on duty during the appropriate business hours, trained personnel in such numbers as are required to meet the minimum standards set forth in this category of services in an efficient manner.
  14. The operator shall make provisions for someone to be in attendance at all times during the required operating hours.

(Code 1982, 21.25)