The Ground Handling Blog

Mototok's blog for Hangar Professionals

Written by Mototok on June 24, 2022 // 12:00 PM

Beating the Global Supply Chain Problems

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The aftermath of the past two years has sent shockwaves across the world markets. They may have begun as ripples, but the ripples have turned into waves as the international supply chains go from one shock to the next with no real time for reset along the way.

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Written by Mototok on May 6, 2022 // 12:00 AM

How the Rising Cost of Fuel is Impacting Aviation

Fuel

Unless you have managed to stay indoors for the past year, you have undoubtedly noticed your fuel bill rising. But, of course, it isn’t just your fuel bill for your car or truck; it manifests itself in every single consumable item you purchase.

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Written by Mototok on February 25, 2022 // 12:00 PM

The Pathway to Better Energy Storage

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Everyone born in the last four or five decades or sooner has grown up with the ever-present idea of the electrification of vehicles. Moreover, it was always present in science-fiction movies.

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Written by Mototok on December 30, 2021 // 12:00 PM

Revisiting the Technician Shortage

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It has been nearly three years since the last time we wrote on the subject of a workforce shortage of trained aircraft technicians. Needless to say, a lot has changed since then.

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Written by Mototok on December 6, 2021 // 12:00 PM

All About the Alligator

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In the high stakes and high-pressure world of aircraft maintenance repair and overhaul, along with flight operations departments, having the right tool for the job is imperative.

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Written by Mototok on November 29, 2021 // 6:00 AM

HELIMO: ALL ABOUT SKID HELICOPTERS

Helimo

Helicopters are perhaps the tremendous revolutionary technology in aviation since powered flight, and certainly have proven to be one of the most important evolutionary processes of powered flight.

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Written by Mototok on November 11, 2021 // 12:00 PM

Spacer 250: Focus on the Heavies

Spacer 250

Much of the focus of aircraft tug technology has gone to technology and units geared primarily toward private jets, turboprops, and general aviation, and it makes perfect sense.

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