Safe Towing Practices
Aircraft towing and ramp accidents resulting in aircraft damage can delay or cancel flights and be a major cause of flight schedule disruptions. Many costs are uninsured and estimated at over $100 million per year in direct costs. Most events are preventable by employing precautionary measures, utilizing patience, and carefully handling the aircraft to avoid personnel injury and costly repairs. The Safe Towing Practices module addresses best practices when towing aircraft.