Polar Aircraft Deicer presents the CARIBOU, a new Aircraft Deicing Truck model:
The aircraft deicing truck CARIBOU is designed for FBO’s, small and medium-sized airports, ground handlers and regional aircraft operators.
Polar Aircraft Deicer’s goal is to provide aircraft deicing truck and equipment specially designed to meet the various constraints of small aircraft operators. ground handlers as well as offer new deicing solutions and alternatives for small and medium-sized airports around the world.
The CARIBOU aircraft deicing truck has been designed for the following aircraft categories: B737, CRJ, Dash-8, ATR-42, B1900, PC-12, King Air, and other aircrafts model.
The CARIBOU aircraft deicing truck : Efficiency, Reliability and Performance! Characteristics specially created to the aircraft deicing needs.
The CARIBOU is single person operated
Hatz 75HP diesel engine, mounted on a pivot for easy maintenance and servicing of the unit
Heavy Duty frame designed for all types of winter conditions
Hydraulic transmission system (2x4, 4x4) with 3 speed modes, 2, 5, and 12 km/h
RHL37 aerial lift with telescopic boom and 34 feet working height
360-degree rotating boom
2 Beckett burners capable of 2M BTUs to heat the deicing fluid up to 180° F
Stand-by mode allowing the deicing fluid to be maintained at a temperature of 110° F without damaging the type 1 fluid
The driving control of the CARIBOU are reversable to facilitate a safe aircraft approach and to allow a greater reach during de/anti-icing operations
Capacity of 2000 liters of type 1 fluid, insulated stainless steel tank
Capacity of 1000 liters of anti-icing fluid, tank built with stainless steel
Self-pumping system for de-icing and anti-icing fluids
A Remote communication system is available in option to start the Caribou burners in Stand-by mode