Failure is never an option, always choose START PAC™

The world’s leading manufacturer of portable ground power units &
starting power supplies for Aircraft, Locomotive & Heavy Machinery


When Failure isn’t an Option, choose START PAC™

The world’s leading manufacturer of Portable Ground Power Units & Starting Power Supplies for Aircraft, Locomotive & Heavy Machinery

Aircraft power supplies and GPUs


Aircraft power supplies and GPUs


Locomotive jump starting power supplies and GPUs


Military Aircraft and Tank jump Starting power supplies and GPUs


Construction jump start batteries power supplies and GPUs


jump start batteries for large haulage trucks lorries



Our Core Product Range

START PAC is a family-owned, American company based in Las Vegas. Since 1997, the START PAC team has led the way in manufacturing and supplying the world’s most efficient, robust and cost effective range of portable and mobile ground power units and battery packs for jump starting aircraft – aeroplanes and helicopters – or any type of heavy duty engine.

START PAC® Specialist Mobile Engine Aircraft Starting and Ground Power Unit Manufacturer

Our primary goal at START PAC has always been the production of reliable, efficient and long-lasting, American-made ground power units, lightweight starting units for portable power and portable power supplies. We continue to lead the way in using the newest and safest technology available.

The START PAC product catalog includes state-of-the-art portable starting units, ground power units and power supplies. Our portable power units include compact starting units powered by lithium batteries, as well as lead acid portable starting units.

Need a portable Lithium ion starting unit? Not a problem. START PAC can provide you with powerful portable lithium starting units featuring twin battery packs. Our cutting-edge ground power units include self-propelled, diesel-electric hybrid units, locomotive units and units designed for starting large turbine engines.

Our power supplies are second to none. START PAC manufactures efficient power supplies including 24 volt power supply units designed to power up 24 volt aircraft systems.

Family Owned Business with a Global Support Network

In addition to providing our customers with superior products, we offer equally superior customer support. We enjoy sharing our extensive knowledge with you; this is why we offer informative online tutorials on a wide range of subjects, from portable power pack units to voltmeters and much, much more.

It’s a fact that the entire team at START PAC is willing and available to answer all of your portable power supply questions, including providing you with well-informed product recommendations. Maybe you have a question about your order or billing statement? Our talented sales and marketing team is also standing by to assist you.

Whether you need to find the right Ground Power Unit for your aircraft, or require assistance with your online order, contact START PAC today and enjoy our highly professional, highly personalized customer service.

Superior Support

START PAC boasts an in-house team of highly trained experts to ensure you get the most from your power supply.

Global Network

Our international dealership network ensures that you will always have access to localized support and fast delivery.

ISO9001 Certified

Our ISO 9001 certification is proof that we meet customers' needs within statutory and regulatory requirements.

Unparalleled Quality

Our Ground Power Units, Starting Batteries and Power Supplies go through stringent testing and quality control throughout all stages of production.

Trusted Globally

Our products are trusted by private & commercial aviation, military, law enforcement, rail, construction and more.

Clean Power, When you Need it

Utilizing the latest in patented technology, our heavy duty power supplies are field tested to withstand environments where other units would fail.

Made in the USA

Founded in 1997 and family-owned, our products are proudly designed and manufactured in the USA.

Quality Assurance

One year warranty, end to end quality control, full oversight of our dealership network combined with unparalleled customer support.

Trusted Partners

START PAC products are trusted by Aviation, Law Enforcement, Government and Military, Agriculture, Locomotive and numerous private sector industries across the globe. Proud of the company we keep, our business has been built on a solid network of trusted partners and suppliers enabling START PAC to remain at the very forefront of portable Ground Power Unit and Power Supply technology.

START PAC News & Case Studies

Dallas Executive Airport Crash – Loss Felt Throughout the Industry

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the families of the victims from and those who witnessed the tragic aviation accident at the Dallas Executive Airport on Saturday, November 12, 2022. The aviation community, while vast and global is also tightly knit and accidents such as these send a shock throughout the industry. Eve Storm, START PAC President & CEO

European Rotors 2022

Team START PAC are at the European Rotors event in Koelnmesse Convention Centre North, hall 8, in Cologne, Germany. After a successful debut in 2021, European Rotors are back with 3 days full of industry insight, innovations and more. Come and see us over on stand #1505 to discuss how START PACs range of mobile ground power products and advanced lithium starting units can benefit your business. EUROPEAN ROTORS has lifted off with an overwhelmingly successful live debut in 2021! Join us now for the 2nd edition of the one and only European event where you will meet the entire [...]

Dubai Heli Show 2022

Team START PAC had a great time at the Dubai Heli Show this year. We got to touch base with existing customers and made new connections with forward-thinking aviation businesses. Thank you to all who attended and we look forward to next years' event. Find a ground power solution for your business, please click here.

NBAA 2022, Orlando, Oct 18-20th

START PAC are excited to be attending NBAA 2022 this year. This is one of the biggest aviation events of the year, where we get to meet customers old and new, and genuinely have a fantastic time networking with like-minded aviation professionals from across the globe. If you're attending NBAA and you're on the market for high quality mobile ground power solutions, or even if you just want to come and say hello and talk to us about all things aviation, be sure to come and see Eve, Francois and the START PAC team over at booth 3481 this [...]

InnoTrans 2022 – Start Pac Locomotive Solutions

START PAC's rail division is excited to be exhibiting at the thirteenth InnoTrans 2022 event, being held in Berlin Exhibition Grounds from September 20th to the 23rd, 2022. Come and visit us to learn about how our ultra heavy duty diesel locomotive starting unit solutions can solve your maintenance team's engine starting problems, and help reduce downtime and operational costs. Every two years, Berlin hosts InnoTrans, the world's largest trade show for transportation technology. The InnoTrans event takes up all 42 halls of the Berlin Exhibition Grounds, subdivided into the five trade show categories of Railway Technology, Railway Infrastructure, Public [...]

Video Review – Lithium Aircraft Starting Unit GPU vs Onboard Batteries

Amazing video from one of our valued customers comparing our external lithium powered starting unit with onboard aircraft batteries on his Mitsubishi MU-2B-60 Marquise Turbo Prop aircraft. We'll let the results speak for themselves! "The Key to safe Turboprop engine starts is the battery. In most cases the on-board battery in the aircraft is expensive and does not perform as well as the current battery technology. Lithium batteries have been the mainstay for many industries over the last 10 years, and now have found a place in the modern Turboprop and Jet market in the form of a portable Ground [...]

START PAC Innovations Lead the Way