March 2023


2024 Ground Support Worldwide eGSE Report

The Ground Support Worldwide eGSE Report looks at the latest trends around the electrification of ground support equipment.
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

The Impact of Parts Cost and Availability

March 16, 2023
GSE maintenance has been impacted by supply chain disruptions, but relief may be on the way.
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

Computerized Maintenance: From Reactive to Preventative and Predictive

March 16, 2023
WFS is utilizing a CMMS to optimize the reliability of its cargo handling equipment.
Waev officials note Li-ion batteries offer sustainability, safety and efficiency benefits as well as charging options and consistent performance in all weather conditions.

Reducing Maintenance Requirements with Li-ion

March 16, 2023
GSE that utilizes lithium-ion batteries are becoming more prolific and offer ground service providers a number of positive benefits.
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

A Guide to GSE Maintenance

March 16, 2023
How GSE shops can efficiently utilize personnel to overcome present-day challenges.

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Using a proper cable test kit, the socket retention in the cable head should also be inspected regularly to ensure a proper aircraft connection.
GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

Preventative Maintenance for GPU Cables

March 16, 2023
Care should be taken when creating a PM checklist to keep personnel safe while powering aircraft on the ground.
Dan Boucher

Ground Support Spotlight: Dan Boucher

March 16, 2023
Dan Boucher is president at Powertrain Control Solutions (PCS) in Ashland, VA.
Both the ST 1175 and ST 1130 elevate equipment to 81 inches for additional room to work. They feature numerous safety features including a mechanical locking system, which is always active even when the column is shut off.
GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

Mobile Column Lifts Raise GSE Maintenance Safety

March 16, 2023
The ST 1130 and ST 1175 lifting solutions from Stertil-Koni connect wirelessly to allow technicians to perform maintenance inside the shop or out.
Avgas 100LL and UL94 avgas nozzle spouts and filler ports are the same. Use extreme caution when dispensing unleaded avgas.
Ground Handlers & Service Providers

NATA Updates Misfueling Training to Include Unleaded Avgas

March 16, 2023
An additional fuel grade and an absence of a grade selective nozzle increases misfueling risks.
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Ground Handlers & Service Providers

Ground Handlers' Data-Driven Mission

March 16, 2023
By utilizing the Safety Incident Database (SID), the Airport Services Association intends to improve safety while reducing ground damage and delays.
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Ramp Operations Training

Focused on Improving Safety

March 16, 2023
An SMS is essential to ensuring operations across the aviation industry are carried out while keeping people out of harm's way.
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FBOs & Tenants

As Airlines Cut Flights, Scheduled Charter Operations Are Filling the Void

Feb. 15, 2023
Both commercial service and general aviation airports play a vital role in the nation’s air transportation system – providing freedom of mobility, attracting investment and generating...
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Shop Equipment

Aircraft Tire Trailer

Jan. 5, 2023
The Wilcox GSE Tire Trailer is designed to easily transport two main aircraft wheels. Tires can quickly be loaded onto the cart via the lightweight, non-slip extruded ramp. The...
Shop Equipment

LPA 3 - Portable Particle Counter

Oct. 19, 2022
The LPA3, an advanced portable particle counter, features innovative optical and photodiode technology, which enables users to get results in seconds. The 10.1" touchscreen display...
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Surveillance technologies and edge analytics can assist airport operations.
Airport Technology

How Video Surveillance Technologies Are Changing the Way Airports Operate

Oct. 11, 2022
Using camera technology for more than security provides a wider view of airport operations.
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Tools & Equipment

60-Gallon Air Compressor

Aug. 16, 2022
Jenny’s G5A-60V single-stage air compressor features a 60-gallon vertical air tank and an industrial-grade 5-horsepower motor. Designed for long-lasting, reliable performance,...
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Shop Equipment

Extreme Duty XTM Series

April 4, 2022
Coxreels' Extreme Duty XTM Series spring rewind reel is based on the company's TMP T-Series Medium Pressure product line. All sizes of the XTM Series feature stainless steel rollers...
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Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

Model MHL-316 Maintenance High Lift Truck

April 1, 2022
The Stinar Model MHL-316 Maintenance High Lift Truck is designed and built to provide maintenance service to aircraft but is adaptable and can function across many industries....
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

Refurbished and Remanufactured to Zero Time GSE

Victory Ground Support Equipment buys, sells and rents refurbished and completely remanufactured to zero-time ground support equipment.
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Shop Equipment

Mini-Ductor Venom HP

Venom HP is the highest powered Mini-Ductor available. It removes seized nuts, bolts, bearings, fasteners, sensors, exterior trim, vinyl graphics and more – in seconds, safely...
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Equipment Financing, Leasing & Management

GSE Services

Aug. 19, 2021
Fortbrand Services is a complete source for ground support equipment. Since 1983, Fortbrand Services has been providing rentals, leases and sales of new and used ground support...
Shop Equipment

MAX Aircraft Tail Support Stand

The MAX Aircraft Tail Support Stand (P/N: AP1707-TSS-U-A) is designed for use with 737-800/ 900/ 900ER/ MAX8/ MAX9 series aircraft.
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Headsets & Communication

Ground Support Headset Repair

Oct. 21, 2020
Ramp Communications can help keep David Clark wired and wireless headsets and accessories in good working order. The company offers fast repair turnaround times, with factory-...
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Shop Equipment

Flightmaster Tow Around Cart

Oct. 20, 2020
The Flightmaster Tow Around Cart was designed with input from flight line mechanics. A 7-gallon capacity reduces the number of refills required. Used with the Flightmaster tranfer...
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Oxygen Boosters & Refillers & Nitrogen Carts

Nitrogen 2-Cylinder Demountable Trolley

Oct. 13, 2020
The Semmco N2 Cart/Trolley is designed to meet airport environment requirements for safe transportation of gas cylinders. It offers a safe and clear low and high pressure charging...
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GPUs, PCAs, Power Carts & Accessories

Model Li2800QC

Sept. 23, 2020
This compact, portable lithium-ion starting unit is a full 28VDC battery pack and will provide starts on electrically started turbine engines. Designed for engine starting only...
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Aircraft Jacks

Tripod Jacks

Sept. 17, 2020
For more than 50 years HYDRO has been supporting the aviation industry with innovative solutions for the maintenance, repair and assembly of civil and military aircraft. More ...
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GSE Mx, Reman, Refurb, Overhaul

GPU Service

Sept. 17, 2020
Servicore G.S. Corp provides service to ground power units (GPUs) including calibration, load bank test and overhaul. All services are performed by trained technicians.
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Tire Inflation Cage

Dec. 6, 2019
Alberth Aviation manufactures safety products designed to protect employees, aircraft and property. The Tire Inflation Cage was developed and tested for overinflation failures...
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GSE Distributors, Suppliers & Manufacturers

GSE Services

Oct. 30, 2019
GSE Intl Inc. buys, sells and refurbishes U.S.-made ground support equipment. Specializing in RJ operators' support equipment, the company provides towbarless tractors, power ...
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Shop Equipment

20-Gallon Towable Oil Dispenser With Overflow Container

The 20-Gallon Towable Oil Dispenser With Overflow Container offers a reliable oil dispenser unit on the flight line. It offers a high capacity container and an overflow container...
Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

Specialist Hangar Access Systems

Aug. 12, 2019
TBD designs, manufactures and installs large staging structures for wide bodied aircraft, narrow bodies and executive jets into aircraft hangars. Systems capable of multi-aircraft...
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Oxygen Boosters & Refillers & Nitrogen Carts

Nitrogen Servicing Cart

Feb. 15, 2019
The Nitrogen Servicing Cart is designed to carry two 50-liter nitrogen cylinders on a flipping frame for easy replacement. Two high precision reducers are ergonomically installed...
NMC-Wollard Inc.
Model TML-704H Lift extends to 30 foot height.
Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

Mobile Lifts TML-704 and TML-704H

Models TML-704 and TML-704H lift up to 2,000 lbs. (909 kg) distributed loads and up to 500 lbs. (227 kg) concentrated loads. Hydraulic stabilizers allow full capacity at maximum...
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Shop Equipment

Aircraft Wheel Mover

The Newbow Aerospace Aircraft Wheel Mover is designed to support safe and efficient handling and transportation of aircraft wheels. Offered as a single or double bay unit and ...
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Shop Equipment

Portable Charging Units

Oct. 29, 2018
Haskel portable charging units are durable, compact and lightweight. They provide an infinitely adjustable pressure source for pressure testing with nitrogen gas and ensure the...
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Shop Equipment

Power Pusher's Heavy-Duty Trailer Mover

The Heavy-Duty Trailer Mover transports up to 35,000 pounds on tires or casters. Available with multiple hitch options, a single operator can do the work of 10+ people, increasing...
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Man Lifts, Platforms & Work Stands

Wide-Body Entry Stand

Oct. 25, 2018
The Adjustable Height Entry Stand is made for all wide-body aircraft. This stand easily adjusts from 168" up to 216" and can be locked in place at 3" increments. No hydraulics...
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Batteries on Board EZ Rig Crane

Sept. 25, 2018
The Batteries on Board EZ Rig Crane can lift 2,400 pounds to 26 feet or lower, or pull up 13 stories while still rolling through a 3-foot door. The crane is now able to operate...
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Multi-Stage Tripod Jack

This was designed for the Navy Fleet to cover all their aircraft. Columbus Jack is the largest supplier of hydraulic jacks to the U.S. military and a leading supplier of hydraulic...
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Fly-Away Jacks

Malabar’s 35- to 95-ton “fly-away” axle jacks are readily air transportable with optional protective transport cases. Their compact designs include air-operated and dual manual...
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Oxygen Boosters & Refillers & Nitrogen Carts

AERO Specialties Oxygen & Nitrogen Service Carts

Jan. 19, 2015
AERO Specialties complete Oxygen and Nitrogen Service Carts include boosters, regulators, hoses, aircraft adapters and everything required to service your aircraft. AERO Specialties...
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Xced GSE Services

Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of our aviation ground support equipment finance and asset management subsidiary; Xced Aviation Services, LLC. ...
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Shop Equipment

Engine Compressor Wash Rig

The 2x25 gallon engine compressor washing rig is the mainstay of the Juniper range. Versatile enough to tackle most engines when partnered with our growing list of wash probes...
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GSE Distributors, Suppliers & Manufacturers

New, Used And Zero-Timed GSE

Oct. 22, 2012
Mercury GSE supplies new, used and zero-timed GSE available for purchase, rental or long-term lease. Our 30 years of ground handling and GSE experience will provide you with the...
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Green / Alternative Energy GSE

Portable Electric-Driven Gas Booster

Hydraulics International, Inc. (HII) portable Electric-Driven Gas booster is rated to 10,000 psi for breathing air/N2 and 4500 psi for oxygen service. Ideal for filling or topping...