About Us

Red Box Aviation design and manufacture high quality Ground Support Equipment (GSE) and is now part of LPA Connection Systems.

With over 70 years of experience in the aviation market, the aquisition of Red Box Aviation is key to LPA’s commitment to provide a comprehensive range of high quality and reliable ground power equipment to our customers. LPA design and manufacture power connection solutions for the aviation industry and are based in the UK.


Ground Support Equipment

Red Box Aviation offer a comprehensive range of Ground Power Units, in addition to a wide range of ground support equipment (aircraft GPU). This includes aircraft start units, connectors & cable assemblies, load banks and aircraft tugs.

The Red Box philosophy is to provide the highest quality Ground Power Units – aircraft GPU – and associated ground support equipment at competitive prices. Our ground power units offer excellent power to weight ratio. The high quality components and excellent after-sales support ensure peace of mind when purchasing our products.

We specialise in the manufacture of solid state GPUs. In today’s world customers are opting for a solid state solution for their ground power requirements, as this technology offers a green and virtually silent solution. It also offers a significant saving on servicing and running costs. We have also invested in product design and development. This approach has allowed Red Box to develop an unrivalled reputation for quality ground support equipment, as well as a significant and loyal customer base all over the world.

The Red Box ground power units (aircraft GPU) range has designed for use in both the civilian and military markets, and we offer bespoke power solutions to the UK military and associated equipment providers. The company holds ISO 9001, EN 9100 and ISO 14001 certification, and the majority of Red Box products are NATO codified.

Our network of international distributors are able to offer our overseas customers local support and after sales care.

For customers based outside of the UK click here to find your local distributor,