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East Island Aviation Launches B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding Ramp in Australia!

B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding RampEast Island Aviation Services launches the B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding Ramp in Australia!

Oceania Aviation purchased the first B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding Ramp to service Qantaslink’s Boeing-717 aircraft flying in and out of Hobart in Tasmania. The ramp was assembled by our exclusive Australian service agent Airport Maintenance Services (AMS) B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding Equipment East Island Aviationbased in Launceston. The ramp has been fitted with our Crown TR4500 3-wheel tug tractor which will reduce docking time nearly fivefold. Disabled wheel chair passengers will be able to board without the need for supplemental lifting devices. Oceania will be commissioning the ramp for service around the end of October.

image001For more information about the B-717 Mobile Ground Boarding Ramp, our Ground Boarding Equipment or other products, please Contact Us.