The Douglas TBL-280 towbarless pushback is a durable and versatile choice for your ground support operations. The Douglas pushback handles pushback, inter-gate towing, and longer distance maintenance towing, so you can count on it to handle whatever task you need. Towbarless tugs, like towbarless Douglas pushback tractors, allow for greater operator visibility, easier maneuverability, and high efficiency. If you are looking for a dependable airplane pushback to streamline operations and support your crew, choose the Douglas TBL-280.
CAAC Certified, CE Certified
The Douglas TBL-280 towbarless pushback tractor features exceptional visibility, an enclosed cab, ergonomic seating, and three-speed forward and reverse maneuverability. Combined, these features make the Douglas towbarless tug one of the most versatile and easy to operate pushback tractors on the market. Clear visibility and the enclosed cab are both important safety features that also make it easier for crew members to work efficiently. Ergonomic seating ensures the comfort of your crew on long days. Three-speed maneuvering lets the Douglas pushback tug perform inter-gate towing as well as long-distance, higher speed tows.
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|Tier IV or IVF|
|Length (excluding coupler)||333” (8,470 mm)|
|Width||134” (3,400 mm)|
|Wheel Base||173” (4,400 mm)|
|Height||79" (2,000 mm)|
|Turning Radius (Overbody, Unladen)||Mk6: 339" (8600 mm) Mk7: 347" (8820 mm)|
|Maximum Governed Speed||20 mph (32 kph)|
|EPA Tier Level||Stage IV/Tier 4|
|Type||Cummins QSB6.7 water cooled engine|
|Fuel & Compatible Fuel (type and quantity)||Diesel|
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