Cable-Based Overhead Fall Protection For Aircraft Hangars

Overhead horizontal lifelines provide the most customizable pass-through fall protection in the world. This flexibility is particularly important for our aviation clients who service dramatically different types and sizes of aircrafts in a vast variety of structures.

Fall Protection Expertise

As the industry leader, Flexible Lifeline Systems (FLS) is acknowledged as the only true turnkey provider of innovative fall arrest solutions. We set the standard for fall arrest capability, quality, and efficiency when it comes to fall safety for aircraft maintenance.

Contact our fall protection experts to learn more about our safety solutions for working at height on aircrafts and inside hangars.

Single Span Lifelines

Single Span Lifelines

Single span systems are economical, cable-based, stainless steel fall arrest systems that provide fall protection for up to three users and a span of 200 feet.

Multi-Span Lifelines

Multi-Span Lifelines

Our multi-span systems accommodates horizontal, inclined, curved and vertical requirements, allowing a user to travel unlimited lengths without having to disconnect and re-connect to the system.

Overhead Cable Fall Protection System Features

Flexibility

Flexibility

Cable based systems offer unparalleled flexibility. Our engineers are able to develop and install both single and multi-span overhead horizontal lifelines that accommodate aircraft ranging in size from 777s and C-130s, to Cessna and Challenger aircraft.

Multi User

Multi User

Cable based systems allow multiple workers comfortable and safe access to all working areas of the aircraft. Maintenance personnel will able to safely service the fuselage, wing, tail, or engine.

Continuous Fall Protection

Continuous Fall Protection

The unique and patented overhead shuttle unit glides freely over stainless steel cables providing continuous protection over the entire length of the system.

Engineered Efficiency

Engineered Efficiency

Cable based systems include built-in user-friendly tension indicators, in-line energy absorbers to reduce end loads, serial numbering of all components and are simple and economical to install.

Indoor and Outdoor Use

Indoor and Outdoor Use

Systems are all-weather use for optimum productivity so they can be installed wherever aircraft maintenance is needed, whether inside the hanger or outdoors.

Overhead Cable Horizontal Lifeline Case Study

Overhead Lifeline for Southwest Airlines

The Southwest Airlines maintenance team required the capability to add two 737-900 aircraft near the front of one of their hangars requiring the engineering of atypical support connections for the system anchor points.

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