October 9, 2013
The electrically powered tug, or eSchlepper, is the only product of its kind worldwide in this power class, capable of moving aircraft with a maximum take-off weight (MTOW) of up to 600 tonnes.
A different type of towbarless tractor promises to reduce fuel consumption, cut carbon emissions and protect aircraft from FOD damage while taxiing planes all the way to the runway.
July 10, 2012
Three tow tractors will undergo six-month test from push back to take off at Frankfurt Airport