Ground Support Equipment

Knight Aerospace is an authorized manufacture of Ground Support Equipment for the C130.

We  have full capability to design support equipment for any aircraft.

We can manufacture support equipment to customer provided drawings.

6000 Lb. Portable, Aircraft Crane​
Part Number 50223000-1

  • The 6000 lb crane is a portable, air transportable crane designed primarily to remove the engine from the C-130 aircraft.  The crane can be utilized to remove other components with proper slings attached. 

Cargo Ramp Support and​
Support, Aft Fuselage Blocking

  • P/N 402508 Support Assembly is used to support the aft fuselage of the C-130 aircraft during removal of the engines.

Bar, Nose Gear Jacking​
Part Number 3401504-1

  • The bar is designed to be placed between two flat nose wheel tires and, by placing jacks under each end, raise the nose gear for tire change.​

  • Dimensions:​

  • 2.25” x 11 .5” x 63”​

  • 5.7 cm x 27.9 cm x 160 cm​

  • Weight: 200 lbs. (90.7 kg)

Aircraft Maintenance Shoring Supports​
Part Number  7134770 & 7134771

  • Fuselage shoring supports are used to support the fuselage during heavy maintenance to the C-130/382 aircraft.​

  • A set of shoring consists of seven cradles containing wheels to move into location and jacks to setup on the aircraft.

Dolly, Nose Radome​
Part Number 3401350-175

  • This dolly provides safe and efficient means for removal, installation, and storage of the Nose Radome​

  • Dimensions:​

  • 92” x 80” 60”​

  • 2.3 m x 2 m x 1.5 m​

  • Weight: 960 lbs. (435 kg)

T-56 Engine QEC Build-Up Stand​
Part Number 20271

  • Floor mounted QEC Build-up stand​

  • Frees up QEC dolly​

  • Space saving​

  • Provides easier access for maintenance​

  •  The QEC Support Stand  provides temporary support for a QEC prior to mounting on the aircraft or dolly (Part Number 20271-39).​

Lock Set, Control Surfaces​
Part Number 337008-26H-64

  • The Lock Set is used to lock the control surfaces (rudder, elevator, aileron) in place when the booster assemblies have not been removed from the aircraft.​

  • The Lock Set is constructed of aluminum and is lined with rubber pad to protect the aircraft skin.​

  • The Locks are retained to the aircraft by an elastic cord.​

  • Safety streamers are attached by steel lanyard to alert the ground/flight crew to remove them prior to operation of the controls.

Dolly, QEC Transport ​
Part Number 200-000-101

  • T56 or AE2100D3 Transport Dolly​

  • QEC Build-up and Storage Dolly​

  • Air Transportable​

  • Dimensions:​

  •  177.5”(L) x 77”(W) x 93”(H)​

  • 4.5 m x 2 m x 2.4 m​

  • Weight: 1350 lbs.

Dolly, Engine Buildup​
Part Number 4000014SP-1

  • T-56 Engine Buildup Dolly​

  • Engine supported by T-56 Engine Shaft through the H-casting and lobster tail on the forward end of the engine.​

  • Dimensions:​

  • 180”(L) x 79” (W) x 94” (H)​

  • Weight: 1650 lbs.​

  • Standard 200-000-101 QEC dolly with modification kit for engine build-up.

P-3 Engine Transport & Engine Build-Up Dolly​
Part Number 20054-1

  • P-3 Transport Dolly​

  • QEC Build-up and Storage Dolly​

  • Air Transportable​

  • Dimensions:​

  •  177.5”(L) x 77”(W) x 93”(H)​

  • 4.5 m x 2 m x 2.4 m​

  • Weight: 1550 lbs.

  • P-3 Engine Buildup Dolly​

  • Engine supported by T-56 Engine Shaft through the H-casting and lobster tail on the forward end of the engine.​

  • Standard 200-000-101 QEC dolly with modification kit for P-3 Engine transport or build-up.

Fixture, QEC Transportation & Storage​
Portable Propeller Pier 

  • The QEC Transportation Fixture, PN 3403142-1,  is skid mounted, air transportable fixture designed to be transported on any cargo type aircraft.​

  • P/N 20316-1 Fixture, QEC Storage is used to store QEC’s in the shop.

  • The Portable Propeller Pier, PN 3402828-1, is used to provide propeller support in remote locations.​

  • The size and weight eliminates the need to carry a propeller dolly to remote locations.

Cargo Removal Dolly​
Ramp and Upper Door

  • The Cargo Ramp Dolly Assembly, PN 338242-13H, is a manually operated lift that elevates to remove or install the cargo ramp on the C-130 aircraft. 

  • The Upper Cargo Ramp Dolly Assembly, PN  342286-13H, is a manually operated lift that elevates to remove or install the upper cargo door on the C-130 aircraft. ​

Hoist Assembly, Universal​
Part Number 3402245-1

  • The hoist assembly is used for installing or removing the refrigeration unit, APU generator.​

  • Used in conjunction with:​

  • P/N 3402242-1 Sling Assembly​

  • P/N 3402248-1 Dolly​

  • Dimensions:​

  • 8” x 8” x 49”​

  • 20.3 cm x 20.3 cm x 124.5 cm​

  • Weight: 15 lbs. (6.8 kg)

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