ground support equipment


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ground support equipment

[′grau̇nd sə‚pȯrt i‚kwip·məmt]
(aerospace engineering)
That equipment on the ground, including all implements, tools, and devices (mobile or fixed), required to inspect, test, adjust, calibrate, appraise, gage, measure, repair, overhaul, assemble, disassemble, transport, safeguard, record, store, or otherwise function in support of a rocket, space vehicle, or the like, either in the research and development phase or in an operational phase, or in support of the guidance system used with the missile, vehicle, or the like. Abbreviated GSE. Also known as ground handling equipment.
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To comprehend Global Aircraft Ground Support Equipment market dynamics in the world mainly, the worldwide Aircraft Ground Support Equipment market is analyzed across major global regions.
The productivity boosting capital equipment and extensions to Mallagan's factory space will help the company satisfy the growing demand for ground support equipment worldwide."
Newbow Aerospace, founded in 1964, are a leading design, manufacturer and supplier of aircraft ground support equipment and tooling for commercial and defence aviation worldwide.
Rising passenger traffic as well as cargo is augmenting demand for ground support equipment in order to handle passengers, cargo and aircraft to support their ground level mobility, and this trend is expected to continue over the next five years as well.
Bennett has more than 30 years of experience in the airport ground support equipment industry.
The cable ae1/4" part of ground support equipment at the Wallops Island launch complex ae1/4" will be replaced.
The contract involves the purchase of 47 line items of aircraft ground support equipment as additional integrated logistics support for the C-295 aircraft.
Look under Peculiar Ground Support Equipment (PGSE), Flyaway Equipment Kit, and the Flyaway Equipment Kit RPSTL.
Applications include die carts, engine hoists and ground support equipment. Offered in a 2-inch tread width in 4-, 5-, 6- and 8-inch diameters, and in a 3-inch tread width in 8- and 10-inch diameters, capacities range from 2,000 to 7,200 pounds per wheel.
The Toyota material handling division provides industrial and commercial companies with high quality equipment such as forklifts and lifting trucks, and the ground support equipment for airports, supported by a wide network around the Kingdom offering professional after sales services.
Summary: GENEVA/DUBAI - Dnata has recently added four brand new de-icing vehicles to its fleet of ground support equipment at Geneva airport.

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