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Electric motors in nose of plane used to move the plane on the ground.

Discussion in 'Cars and Transportation' started by beths11, Nov 28, 2014.

  1. beths11

    beths11 THE LONG RANGER

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    The wheel tug is said to be a disruptor in the Air Transportation industry. It is an investment opportunity as well as an interesting technology.

    WheelTug

    Borealis (boref) is in partnership with others(chorus motors is one) to bring the product to market. They have numerous orders on the books. Just wondering if there other investors (or those with an interest) on the site?

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    Is the wheelTug system capable of propelling the aircraft backwards? That would relief airport operations from the "push me" step.
     
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    Yes, the wheel tug will move the plane while it is on the ground in all directions. Not only saves fuel but airport personnel and equipment.
     
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