RHE Keeping Jacks Safe During Lockdown

Jan. 26, 2021
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RHE Southern Limited, the aircraft jack and ground support equipment testing and proof loading specialists, based in St Neots, UK, continues to test and maintain aircraft jacks during the UK lockdown.

The team at RHE continues to provide a full aircraft jack proof load testing and repair service at its workshop or on-site at customer’s facilities. With the country remaining under the toughest restrictions, the aviation industry is vital. Whether it’s flying cargo, carrying key workers or transporting patients. These aircraft require scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, so the serviceability and safety of aircraft jacks in the hangar or on the ramp is of paramount importance.

RHE director Dennis Gentle said: “Our customers are providing a major lifeline during the pandemic and whether aircraft jack proof load testing or servicing is scheduled or unscheduled, our team are on-hand to support aircraft maintenance facilities through these challenging times. Our mobile technicians follow all COVID safety protocol and are available to travel to aircraft maintenance facilities the length and breadth of the country at a moment’s notice. For jacks sent to RHE for repair, free collection and delivery is available. Time critical support is our specialty.”

Founded originally in the 1980’s, RHE Southern is an independent aircraft jack and one-stop shop aerospace GSE service provider operating from their state-of-the-art facility in St. Neots, UK. The company specializes in mobile and workshop-based aircraft jack proof load testing, jack refurbishment, jack repairs, supply of pre-owned refurbished jacks, tooling and all associated ground support equipment. Since its inception, the company has seen year-on-year growth as a result of its flexible approach, expanding capabilities and commitment to customer care.