An innovative fuel saving system from one of the world’s leading technology partnerships.
Developed in partnership by Honeywell and Safran the EGTS, electric taxiing system can significantly improve an airline’s operational efficiency by reducing fuel and other taxi related costs, as well as providing environmental benefits by slashing the carbon and other emissions created during taxi operations.
The Honeywell/Safran partnership brings a unique proposition to the development of an electric taxi solution by combining Safran’s extensive experience in integrated landing gear systems with Honeywell’s renowned heritage in APU innovation.
The combined experience, expertise and heritage of two aerospace leaders gives airline customers an attractive proposition and represents a viable and credible solution with the promise of a high maturity system when available in 2016.
Interjet becomes the first American airline to support EGTS electric taxiing system