Franke Care System Airport Apron Equipment, GSE and Airport Maintenance Tools
Franke Care System (FCS) has over 25 years of experience in supplying airports with apron equipment, aircraft maintenance tools and ground support equipment. The company are the aviation industry's one-stop-shop for technical support, spare parts and consultancy services for airport equipment management. FCS is also specialists in Initial Provisioning projects and have supplies both consultancy services and equipment to many high profile customers.
As the European distributors for Aero Specialties, trading in both new and used equipment, the company is widely recognised for their procurement of cost effective GSE and technical services, having done work for Bombardier, Airbus, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways and the Defence/ Aerospace firm RUAG to name but a few of their customers.
- Airport Apron Equipment
- Ground Support Equipment
- Aircraft Maintenance Tools
- MRO equipment
- Tool/inventory management services
- Work Clothing / Protection
- Calibration services
Airport Apron Equipment
FCS makes it easy to source machines and equipment for the airport apron. As a globally recognised manufacturer of transportation carts, passenger stairs, commuter roofs and distributor of Houchin ground power units and Aero Specialties GSE you will be able to source all your airport apron equipment, big or small, from one supplier, without the need for multiple contracts. The company take great care to stock various brands of similar products, empowering the customer with the choice and flexibility required to run a modern airport. In addition, FCS cater for more specialist apron equipment, such as wheel chocks, warning clamps, aircraft couplings and hosing. No item is too small or negligible - FCS will stock or procure any item you need for your airport at request.
Ground Support Equipment
FCS manufactures a wide range of ground support equipment including maintenance stairs and platforms, service carts (Oxygen, Nitrogen, wheel change, oil service etc) and more specialised equipment such as Avionic bay silencer kits and IDG positioners. All equipment is designed and manufactured in Germany to the highest standards, giving customers confidence in the quality and long term value of their investment. FCS boast a comprehensive range of used and new ground support equipment, supplying airports and airlines around the world with all of their GSE and maintenance support equipment.
FCS provide maintenance stairs and platforms for aircraft raging from small biz-jets/turboprops and helicopters up to the A380. Maintenance stairs and platforms are constructed from the highest quality materials, featuring non corrosive screws for longevity and an aluminium “anti slip” platform for the highest safety standards. Eagle Tow tractors are superbly engineered to meet the demands of today's international airports, regional flight hubs and fix based operators. The unit benefits from an ergonomic, low profile design and provides maximum visibility for the operator to safely manoeuvre around the airport apron. Factory-direct support is also available in the event of a fault with the product.
Aircraft Maintenance Tools
Depending on your aircraft maintenance needs, FCS provides you with the appropriate tools and measuring equipment for your engineering staff. The company provide their specialist “Solution Boxes” - tough watertight and impact-resistant tool boxes designed to hold up to 5 separate layers of equipment, providing easy and organised access to tools for a variety of tasks. All tools are stored in laser cut high density foam which allows the user to keep their kit well organised and reduce FOD incidents. For example the AOG Toolbox contains over 140 separate aircraft maintenance tools for both general and advanced tasks, so there is no need to spend time sourcing tools individually to create a custom kit. Solution Boxes can also be equipped to provide avionic measurement devices, such as a Digital Multimeter and a broad selection cables. Other toolboxes include Crowfoot Spanner, Dent Inspection Kit, Supplied Air Measurement and Digital Milliohmmeter for use in potentially explosive environments.
FCS is the exclusive world- wide main distributor for Bahco hand tools to the aviation industry. FCS tool solution kits offer aircraft technicians and engineers with comprehensive and high quality tool kits for all aircraft maintenance requirements. Designed by experienced MRO professionals, FCS tools solution kits are guaranteed to offer individuals and MRO organizations with the right tools for the job. There is a range of pre-designed kits for fixed wing and rotary aircraft and avionic requirements. Alternatively customers can design their own kits. All cases, foam layers and tools are Skydrol resistant and all tools can be laser etched.