25 Sep 2012
New special equipments at Almaty airport
In September this year, Almaty airport bought 2 self-propelled passenger stairs TIPS (PS 2458SD). The technical specifications enable to use the new stairs almost with all aircraft, which effective height is 2400 mm to 5800 mm, and capacity is 75 people. This modification of the TIPS stairs is notable for high reliability, safe use, and multifunctionality. Advanced technologies were applied for their development. There is a wide view angle for an operator while approaching an aircraft. For convenience of passengers the steps are illuminated and covered with anti-slip coating.
A special equipment park is completed with 2 auto-conveyor belts manufactured in Spain, EINSA CDA-14C, 2 movable conveyor belts TL U1 manufactured in Moldova, and 2 towable passenger stairs TP 1M-02 U1 also manufactured in Moldova.
The conveyor belt TL U1 is intended for baggage and cargo handling between an aircraft and a ground transport, and it can be used for transfer to a warehouse. The technical characteristics allow delivering a baggage at height 3.7 meters with maximum weight of one package up to 400 kg. The conveyor belt speed is -0,2-0,5 m/s.