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Medevac Air Rescue – Mobile Ground Power Units

Time and tide wait for no one, as we all know too well, and in the field of emergency medicine […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness – West Ham United women release new pink shirt in support of Breast Cancer Now

START PAC is not only a women led business, but our President Eve is a cancer survivor herself, so this […]

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West Ham United’s women’s team announce new partnership with START PAC

West Ham United women’s team is delighted to announce START PAC as its newest official partner. START PAC’s President, Eve […]

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Cessna Aircraft – from American Car Sales to Global Aviation Pioneer

Well over a hundred years ago, when aviation was in its absolute infancy, a car salesman called Clyde Cessna witnessed […]

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Aircraft Safety – Mobile GPU for Remote Locations

Remote air strips: three reasons why your airplane should carry a GPU In the United States there are tens of […]

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Case Study Talkeetna Air Taxi, Alaska | Ground Power Units

Talkeetna Air Taxi is no ordinary air service. Known throughout Alaska as ‘The Glacier Landing Company” it gives visitors the opportunity to access some of the most spectacular scenery in the USA. TAT’s ‘flightseeing’ tours mean that you can witness the remote magnificence of Denali National Park – many parts unreachable by foot or by road – and experience its incredible landscape of glaciers, peaks, icefalls and meltwater pools for yourself.

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START PAC is classed as an essential supplier and will remain open during CV19

In chaotic and uncertain times like these, you need an officially approved, essential supplier to keep your freight moving. Families […]

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Electrical / Mechanical Highly Skilled Technician – work for START PAC

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What is a Ground Power Unit (GPU)?

Ground Power Unit, or GPU for short, is the name given to power supply equipment that provides clean power for both maintenance and engine starting aircraft that are on the ground.

A GPU, much unlike your average household power supply, is unique in that it provides a very specific “ripple free” or “clean” voltage, this ensures sensitive avionics and control systems within the Aircraft are protected during powered maintenance and engine starting operations.

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START PAC Ground Power Units – Official Sponser of Red Bull Air Racing!

START PAC becomes an official sponsor for the Red Bull Air Racing team pilot Kirby Chambliss. The Li2800QC will ensure that Red Bull uses its wings to continue to put on some of the most exciting international flying in the world.

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