The Shain Group

Models - AP8850SDA-M

GSA Advantage!

Tows up to 120,000 pounds (54,432kg)

Ideal for fighter aircraft, such as A-10, F-15, F-16, F-22, JSF and aircraft such as the C-20. Recommended by the manufacturer of the C-20 as the preferred method of towing. The low profile allows rotation under the fuselage to position aircraft without exceeding aircraft shadow and permits towing of the EH-101, V-22. Low seating profile allows towing of CH-53 with fuel probe.

Standard Equipment includes:

  • Dual helm operation permits operator to always face direction of tow with the flip of a switch on the consol.
  • Lighting system that includes directional signals, brake lights flashers and back-up alarm coordinated with the direction of tow
  • Lift cradle camera with color monitor
  • Single point battery water refill system
  • Limited slip differential improves traction on slick ramps or hangar floors.
  • Linex protective coating reduces corrosion; protect internal compartments and exterior high usage areas.
  • Polyfoam filled tires eliminate flats while maintaining pneumatic advantages.
  • One year warranty on parts and labor

Optional Equipment available:

  • Removable, convertible, operator protection bar in the event of total nose gear collapse.
  • Tire chains
  • Separate 1175 CCA ground power unit
  • EE rating
  • Operator’s Cab with Heater, Defroster, and Windshield Wipers
  • Falling Aircraft Protection System (FAPS) 
    (Required for F-15)
  • Special high lift adapter
  • UH60/AH1G rear wheel towing adapter