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Next Generation Frequency Converters for Brussels Airport

Aerotecs NV were selected by Brussels Airlines Maintenance Department to fully manage replacing their ageing Frequency Converters with new, more efficient units, to lower energy consumption and increase conversion rate. Aerotecs commissioned Red Box International to design, manufacture and help install the new, innovative units. Aerotecs were chosen as the total solution provider to co-ordinate…


Red Box at Farnborough Airshow 2014

This year’s Farnborough Airshow certainly delivered on expectations by showcasing the latest developments in Aerospace Technology, the most impressive aircraft and a visit from the UK Prime Minister. Red Box International partnered with ATC Lasham, based in Hampshire, who were the official contractor for all airside services and equipment at the show. They supplied the…


Red Box chosen to provide the Ground Power at Aero Friedrichshafen 2014

Red Box were chosen as the official Ground Power provider for the show held at Messe Friedrichshafen from April 9-12. Providing equipment for Vulcanair, Beechcraft , Embraer Executive Jets and Gulfstream – to name a few- resulting in over 20 units in use at the show, ensuring the aircraft had clean continuous power throughout. This…


Red Box add Load Banks to their Product Offering – Press Release

Red Box have added Portable Load Banks to their already comprehensive range of Ground Support Equipment. These units are designed for testing AC 400Hz up to 140 kVA both in Analogue and Digital, as well as 28V DC up to 600A continuous, and 2500A peak. The Load Banks provide a contained, organised and fully controllable load, with the highest quality components. For…


Revolutionary 12V/24V & 14v/28V Switchable Start Units

Red Box duel 12/24 voltage start units are designed utilising a “Switch cable system” drastically increasing the life of the packs by up to 100% compared to similar systems on the market. Most manufactures use two batteries in their duel voltage systems and, in this respect, Red Box is no different. Other manufacturers often use…


Red Box Goodwood Festival of Speed Press Release

Red Box International recently exhibited at the Goodwood Festival of Speed Aviation Exhibition and what a show it was! Red Box were situated by the entrance to the VIP landing area. This gave the team the exciting opportunity to meet the likes of Chris Evans, Dizzy Rascal, Cee Lo Green and many of the drivers…


Red Box/Avicorp Middle East – Press Release

Red Box International are pleased to announce the sale of thirty five RBC6006 6KvA frequency converters to Qatar International Airways maintenance hangars and workshops, based at New Doha International Airport (NDIA), Doha, Qatar. This significant sale was handled by Avicorp Middle East (AME), who are the Red Box agent in the region. AME worked with…


Red Box Success at UK General Aviation Shows 2010

The sun shone on both Aero Expo at Wycombe Air Park and the inaugural General Aviation exhibition at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this year. As a result we were pleased with the turn out at both shows and the high quality of enquiries we received. At Aero Expo Red Box provided both ground power…


Red Box at HeliRussia 2008

As part of Red Box International’s planned expansion into Eastern Europe, the Ground Power Unit (GPU) manufacturer took a stand at the recent HeliRussia exhibition at Moscow’s Crocus Expo Centre. With 128 exhibitors, the HeliRussia event proved to be considerably more popular than was originally expected, with the organisers twice having to relocate to a…