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New 2nd GPU At KTRK

Jan 02, 2017


Responding to high demand for aircraft ramp-side auxiliary power, your Truckee Tahoe Airport purchased a 2nd GPU (Ground power unit). The AERO Specialties JetGo 550Mti-RJ 28.5V DC diesel-electric hybrid aircraft GPU provides impressive continuous and peak power in addition to offering advanced aircraft protection systems. The JetGo’s light weight and compact size leads to easy portability. These GPUs provide a sophisticated ground power solution for aircraft: avionics and maintenance support, electrical, air and environmental systems as well as aircraft engine starting needs. JetGo GPUs have been specifically designed to meet the increasing demand in the aviation industry for a quieter yet powerful "green" ground power unit. With an EPA Tier 4i rating for low-emission non-road diesel engines, JetGo GPUs meet all current air quality emission standards. Its design, from both a functional and aesthetic standpoint set a new standard for 28V DC ground power units. The 550Mti’s amazingly compact size, peak power, aircraft protection features, operator safety and ease of use have made this a popular service at KTRK. KTRK charges $75 per each 30 minutes of run time and/or $75 for a start.