Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport has selected a version of the Goldhofer ARTS 1 system, for use in aircraft recovery as well as daily airport logistics.
The ARTS 1 version for Guangzhou is an autonomous self-propelled module that can operate with a range of aircraft, from an A320 to a B-747 or A380. ARTS 1 comprises three hydraulic platforms that can be positioned as required and can also be used separately. The module is equipped with computer-controlled multiway steering offering a choice of normal, diagonal, transverse, or carousel travel.
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