Moscow Domodedovo airport has purchased a set of rescue equipment (ASO) for the evacuation of all types of aircraft including the largest passenger airliner Airbus A380. About it reports a press-service of the airport.
“The equipment consists of emergency pneumodynamic lifts universal kit for emergency towing of aircraft, devices for lifting an aircraft emergency and evacuation platforms. Soon air Harbor will also purchase special trailers required for transportation of the aircraft with missing or damaged chassis. Equipment manufacturer one of the industry leaders with experience in the market of ASO for more than 20 years”, – said in “Domodedovo”.
Purchased system will allow for the recovery and stabilization of the aircraft, was out beyond the runway or taxiway on the ground or have received damage to the chassis, and make a subsequent tow with the faulty and missing gear. For the preparation of the airport personnel at the manufacturer’s works were held rescue exercises, in addition, purchased interactive training and testing programs for the training of specialists.
Set ASO is designed, in particular, to work in difficult conditions, for example, on different types of soft soil, sand, clay, loam or marshy areas. All equipment meets the requirements of ICAO and IATA to the airport equipment.