The Boeing 727, a narrow-body trijet airliner manufactured by Boeing Commercial Airplanes, was developed in response to the growing demand for a smaller yet similar aircraft to its predecessor, the Boeing 707, optimized for shorter flights. Introduced in 1964, the 727 stands as Boeing’s only trijet, incorporating Pratt & Whitney Canada JT8D engines mounted on the rear fuselage, just below the distinctive T-tail. Designed for operation at smaller airports, the 727-200 featured airstairs, eliminating the need for ground facilities and becoming one of its most distinctive features. The Boeing 727-200, a later variant produced from 1967 to 1972, boasted an extended fuselage and increased Maximum Takeoff Weight (MTOW).
Red Box is delighted to offer an extensive range of ground power equipment for this aircraft, including tugs, ground power units, start power units and more, meticulously tailored to meet the specific requirements of the Boeing 727-200.
This includes the RBFTC250-800 tug and the RBC8090 GPU Frequency Converter.