Posted on May 12, 2019

Rigid Rail Fall Protection For Aircraft The FLS FlexRail system includes a durable rigid fall protection system featuring an enclosed track with optional bypass capability. No other rigid rail fall protection system provides bypass capability combined with the enclosed track benefits of FlexRail. The FlexRail System provides an unprecedented 1:100 movement-to-weight ratio. Even in high… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

FLS for Aircraft Fall Safety Built in 1954, Alaska Airlines’ current hangar was originally owned by Northern Consolidated Airlines. The original hangar was designed to accommodate Douglas DC-3 aircraft and is a wood-framed structure. Alaska Airlines had modified the end bays of the hangar to accommodate 737 aircraft and their taller vertical stabilizers. The new… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

Rigid Rail for Aircraft Fall Safety Alaska Airlines contracted with Kiewit to construct a new $40 million aircraft maintenance facility at the site of the current Signature Flight Support building. Located on the east side of the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC), the new hangar is located about a half mile from Alaska’s existing… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

Protection Workers Who Maintain U.S. Military Aircraft The Customer’s Need: A high risk of falling exists while working at height on the various, uneven, and slippery surfaces of helicopters and tilt-rotor aircraft. Working heights also vary from approximately 5 feet above the floor to over 20 feet above floor. An Alabama company that services and… Read More »
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Posted on May 18, 2019

Case Study – Overhead Lifeline Systems for Aircraft Southwest Airlines Atlanta Maintenance serves the fleet as a full capability aircraft maintenance hub that services the entire range of Southwest Airlines’ 737 aircraft. In 2011, FLS installed several systems that provide SWA the ability to park three earlier model 737s in the rear of the hangar.… Read More »
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Posted on May 15, 2019

FLS Fall Protection for Aircraft American Airlines, Inc. (AA) is a major U.S. airline headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. It is the world’s largest airline when measured by fleet size, revenue, scheduled passengers carried, scheduled passenger-kilometers flown, and number of destinations served. American together with its regional partners operates an extensive international and domestic network with an average of nearly 6,700… Read More »
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Posted on May 12, 2019

FlexBridge for Aircraft FlexBridge provides the functionality of our FlexRail rigid rail enclosed track in a bridge format. Much like an overhead crane, the FlexBridge is able to be positioned anywhere along the runway. FlexBridge is the ideal solution in MRO hangars multiple types of aircraft, in different parking positions, and among existing overhead cranes. Its ability… Read More »
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Posted on May 18, 2019

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… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Freestanding Quad overhead fall protection The Mobile Quad Rail System (MQRS) allows you to place mobile overhead anchor points where you need them in your workplace. These systems roll over equipment or other structures being accessed, and provide ground-up fall protection for your elevated work activities. The built-in horizontal rail affords the simplicity of a… Read More »
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Posted on May 6, 2019

Portable Ladder Fall Protection Systems Easy access. 100% fall protection from the ground up. Achieve both for up to two users for the duration of the work with our Freestanding Ladder System. System configurations include guardrails and the use of multiple self-retracting lifelines (SRLs). These models are ANSI, OSHA and CE compliant. The system includes… Read More »
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