GSE Telematics

With timing being so crucial in the ground handling and aviation industry, Ground Support Equipment (GSE) downtime is a ground handling manager’s nightmare. Not only can GSE downtime cause a ripple effect in aircraft delays while ground handling manager’s scramble to find replacement GSE to transport baggage and complete other tasks required to prepare the...
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Data is becoming an increasingly imperative resource, with the saying “data is becoming more valuable than oil” a phrase frequently echoed on digital platforms. The great thing about ground support fleet telematics data, is it not only allows you to increase your safety compliance, have a big picture overview of your operations and manage your...
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Robots aren’t just in Hollywood anymore. In recent years, ground handlers have used robotic technology and automation to enhance and streamline ground support operations. As air passenger capacity expands, so will the need for more advanced strategies to manage larger quantities of ground handling equipment, personnel, and information. A growing strategy as a means to...
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Airport ramps are inherently dangerous places. The annual cost of accidents and injuries has been estimated at $10 billion in damage to facilities and equipment, combined with the indirect cost of personal injuries to employees or the traveling public. The Flight Safety Foundation estimates that 27,000 ramp accidents and incidents — one per 1,000 departures...
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On any given day, there are hundreds of moving parts involved in ground handling operations, all working together in tandem for a streamlined air passenger experience. Ensuring success in ground handling operations is no small task. With managing staff, GSE movement, efficiencies, and adapting to daily challenges and unexpected delays, successful strategic planning is paramount...
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Operating and maintaining a Ground Support Equipment (GSE) fleet is no small expense. From personnel to maintenance to the GSE itself, operational budgets are quickly depleted in the daily whir of ground support operations. By streamlining and maximizing the efficiency of your GSE fleet, you can help curb your costs and stay on budget. We’ve...
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Over the years, there’s been a lot of buzz and discussion about green movements within the aviation industry. On a daily basis, we’re bombarded with messages about eco-friendly products, saving the earth and being environmentally friendly. But what exactly is “green” Ground Support Equipment (GSE)? Green GSE extends far past the equipment itself, and in...
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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.2 billion passengers to travel in 2035, a near doubling of the 3.8 billion air travelers in 2016. What does this increase in traffic mean for Ground Support Equipment (GSE)? As capacity expands, so will the need for more advanced strategies to manage larger quantities of ground handling...
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Ground support equipment is a huge investment – not only does it come with a cost, but high-stakes. Having efficient, reliable and cost-effective ground support equipment to seamlessly support your operations is essential for your operations to thrive and succeed. We’ve created a guide to help you make the right decision when it comes to...
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New GSE fleet technology is exciting. It increases efficiency and many of its new features enhance operations including increased visibility, real time alerts and enhanced monitoring abilities. However, with transitioning to any new technology, change can be scary. We’ve created a guide to help make implementing your new GSE fleet technology easier. Create processes (HR,...
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June 26, 2018. Avro GSE, a subsidiary of Saskarc Industries, launched their new line of powered equipment today. Not only is the equipment modern, lean and green, but it is equipped with their fleet management system – Avro Tracker – and has a one year managed maintenance program, called Avro Care, included. The new line...
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How could Ground Support Equipment Managers ensure that every unit is checked by every operator every shift? Is that even possible? Yes it is, with Wireless Verification. Ground Support Equipment Telematics now affords GSE managers the ability to equip every unit in their airport fleet with a digital pre-operational safety checklist. These devices allow for...
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