February 2023

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2023 State of the Industry

Feb. 16, 2023
An examination of ground support trends as conveyed through Ground Support Worldwide’s annual survey.
Josh Smith, editor Ground Support Worldwide
Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Fueling Greener Flights and Ground Ops

Feb. 16, 2023
Drop-in solutions for jet fuel and diesel fuel can help the industry meet the lofty environmental journey that it has embarked on.
Unifi
Touchpoints are cleaned and sanitized with a pre-saturated wipe.
Ground Handlers & Service Providers

Tips for Turnaround Cleans

Feb. 16, 2023
A ground handling veteran shares thoughts on how cabin cleaners can do their part to help airlines avoid delays.
Hactl
CEIV Li-Batt entails detailed documentation of all procedures, and then external auditing of these processes and all facilities by IATA to ensure they are totally compliant.
Ramp Operations Training

Safety Standards for Shipping Lithium Batteries

Feb. 16, 2023
IATA’s CEIV Lithium Batteries certification program is designed to enable transport, meet safety obligations and comply with applicable regulations.
Stinar
Construction of Stinar’s SPS-3518 includes a steel frame with aluminum panels, diamond plate steps and platform, and stainless steel handrails.
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

A Passenger Stairway for Larger Aircraft

Feb. 16, 2023
Stinar’s SPS-3518 reaches boarding doors of the A300 to the B777.

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Diego Alonso Tabares
GSE

Ground Support Spotlight: Diego Alonso Tabares

Feb. 16, 2023
Job Title: Airport Operations Senior Engineer Company: Airbus Location: Toulouse, FranceYears of Experience in Ground Support: 20Years with Current Company: 20Industry committees...
Shell Aviation
From ensuring the right SAF supply chain infrastructure is in place to looking ahead to producing SAF in the region, there are many important factors to consider.
Ground Handling

Clearing the Runway for SAF in Asia Pacific

Feb. 16, 2023
While the region is at an early stage in its use of sustainable aviation fuel and other decarbonization solutions, forecasts suggest 40 percent of global SAF demand will be coming...
A.C.E.S.
JetBridge Crosshair Alignment Device (JCAD)
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

JetBridge Crosshair Alignment Device (JCAD)

The JetBridge Crosshair Alignment Device (JCAD), an add-on to a jet bridge or passenger boarding bridge (PBB), is used to assist operators with its docking to the aircraft. Timing...
Vaisala
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Snow, Ice, & Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Removal

Optimize Airport Efficiency and Safety When Winter Weather Strikes

Dec. 13, 2022
Building situational awareness into your winter weather plans minimizes downtime when storms hit.
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Side Shift Cab Model 269L

Oct. 18, 2022
This Side Shift Cab promotes safety for passengers and ground personnel. The side shift is located on front of PBB cab and shifts 18 inches left and right, making docking easy...
Timsan Passenger Stairs
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Electric Self-Propelled Passenger Stairs

Oct. 14, 2022
Timsan's Electric Self-Propelled Passenger Stair series is designed to meet customers’ requirement for the Green Airport Era. The Timsan EPS series has various service height ...
Cobus
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COBUS HYDRA

Sept. 14, 2022
COBUS Industries GmbH presents COBUS HYDRA, a hydrogen-driven airport bus. With its short refilling time and extended range, this fuel cell-powered airport bus offers a sustainable...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

PRM Service Platform

In order to minimize the investment cost of the ground handlers, especially on regional airports, DENGE has developed a PRM ramp which is very light and flexible and extremely...
Bulmor
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

ESideBull

Offering a reduction of up to 400,000 kg in CO2 emissions, the Bulmor ESideBull for passengers with reduced mobility (PRM) assistance is fully electric and provides safe travel...
Estex
Canopy Extended
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Loading Bridge Canopies

Estex Manufacturing Company has been supplying loading bridge canopies for 20+ years. The company manufactures all styles of replacement canopies and its tough and dependable ...
Arcos Pbb Remote Control Operating System
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

PBB Remote Control Operating System

Sept. 17, 2020
ARCOS is an innovative system specifically developed to enable passenger boarding bridge (PBB) operations in a remote, safe and fast manner. ARCOS is composed of customized desk...
Tbd Stairs
Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Passenger Boarding Stairs

April 17, 2019
Manufactured to withstand years of constant use in the most arduous environments with their rugged construction and superior finish, TBD’s range of variable height telescopic ...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Tarmac Bus

Veera's Tarmac Bus is fully air conditioned and offers a Euro IV diesel engine with fully automatic Allison transmission and Axle Tech front steer drive axle to ensure a smooth...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

B737 Crew Stairs

Jan. 29, 2019
The Flight GSE B737 Crew Stair mirrors the company's Passenger Stair design for the same aircraft and features a hot dip galvanized steel chassis mated to an aluminum stair and...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Q-400 Passenger Stairs

The Q-400 Passenger Boarding Stair is designed to accommodate passenger boarding at the L2 door of the aircraft. The Q-Stair is lightweight and easily maneuvered and deployed...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

APS 60 Series Truck-Mounted Air Stairs

The APS 60 Series Truck-Mounted Air Stairs are available with a wide range of options including an overhead canopy along with two air-driven canopies located at both the top and...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

International Motorized Boarding Bridge

Jan. 24, 2018
The Aviramp International acts like a fixed finger bridge, but for remote stands. The fully mobile, motorized boarding bridge is capable of servicing a range of aircraft from ...
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Mobile Stairs

Jan. 16, 2017
Wollard International Mobile Stairs can reach doorsills up to 228". The company offers the CMPS 170 Stair and CMPS 228, which offer a reach of 170.5" and 228", respectively. Both...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

PaxLift

Dec. 21, 2016
The PaxLift Ambulift from Baumann lifts from ground level to 8 meters, and offers integrated suspension, multi-purpose use and four steering wheels for maximum maneuverability...
Lift-a-Loft
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

APX20-DPL Boarding Lift

The APX20-DPL has a maximum platform height of 21’5” with a minimum platform height of 4’9”, allowing a single unit to interface regional jets up to wide-body aircraft. The fully...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

2820 Passenger Stairway

Jan. 15, 2015
AERO Specialties 2820 Passenger Stairway services aircraft with sill heights from 88-161 inches. Units feature an extra-large platform with sliding handrails to clear the aircraft...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Truck-Mounted Stairs

Phoenix Metal Products, Inc. has added a passenger stair to complete their full line of stairs. Available is the model PNX-PAS228 Truck-Mounted Passenger Stair with a door sill...
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Passenger Loading Systems, Boarding Bridges, Stairs & Jetways

Jetway Boarding Bridges

Jan. 30, 2012
JBT is a global leader in the design, manufacture, installation and support of robust, cutting-edge airport gate equipment. Jetway Boarding Bridges come in steel, glass and smooth...