Electric taxiing – Taxibot system

Jakub Hospodka

Abstract


This article focuses on system for ground manoeuvring of aircrafts called Taxibot. Article focuses on principles, advantages and disadvantages of Taxibot system with basic estimations about economical benefits of the system.

Keywords


maneuvring of aircrafts; airport; taxiing; Taxibot

References


Australian Aviation. Availlable from: http://australianaviation.com.au/2014/02/iai-Taxibot-sets-new-tug-speed-mark/

Flight Global. Available from: http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/pilots-evaluate-Taxibot-before-planned-certification-in-379491/

Roads2hy.com, Case Study: Aircraft Towing Vehicle, Document Tracking ID 7348`accessible: http://www.ika.rwth-aachen.de/r2h

TLD, TLD Highlights 2013-2014, France; accessible on: http://www.tld-gse.com/news/tld_highlight/2014/TLD_HIGHLIGHT_2014.pdf


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