The Universal Aircraft Tow Bar, model BAU-01 has been designed for the towing of a wide range of aircraft, including: EF-2000, EF-18A/B Hornet, Mirage F-1, RF-4C Phantom, F-5A/B, AV-8A/B+, C-101, C-295, CN-235, C-130, etc.
The bar is manufactured from aluminum; it has a length of 6.400 mm, a weight of 200 Kgs and is highly maneuverable since it can be handled by one single operator.
The rear part of the bar is fitted with a towing eye designed according to NATO specifications (STANAG 4401) with a zinc finish. Replaceable safety pins (fuses) are provided to prevent any possibility of damage to undercarriage.
The mechanism of the head is fitted with tie arms equipped with “revolvers” consisting of 4 adaptors of different diameters and lengths. This configuration enables the tow bar to be used on any medium-sized aircraft type.
Different safety pins are fitted to prevent damage to the aircraft.