Boeing signs distributor agreement with HYDRO Systems

Boeing builds parts portfolio with HYDRO Systems line of business and general aviation Tripod Jack Series


Boeing, provider of the largest portfolio of aviation products, solutions, and services, has partnered with HYDRO Systems to provide the new Tripod Jack Series for business jets and general aviation to the market.

"We are pleased to partner with Boeing Global Services to provide the business market with easy access to our products, with the good quality and reliability for which we are known for worldwide,” said Martin Dürr, Executive Vice President Ground Support Equipment & Military, HYDRO.

Boeing will provide the latest design jacks to meet all OEM standards and unprecedented availability based on a build load test capability. Aircraft customers will benefit from the increased safety and availability.

‘‘Boeing continues to expand our parts portfolio to meet customer requirements. As the market demand increases, our partnership with HYDRO will allow us to better deliver on our service commitments by providing reliable, efficient operational support,” said Travis Sullivan vice president and general manager Distribution Services.

With more than 50 years of experience in Jack design, HYDRO brings its expertise to the business and general aviation sector to make maintenance more efficient and safer. HYDRO has used its many years of expertise in building lifting equipment for aircraft and incorporated it into the new TJN (Tripod Jack Narrow body) series of tripod jacks for business jets. Engineered in Germany and manufactured in the U.S. the new innovative tripod jacks for business jets provides innovative lifting tools for every business jet customer worldwide.

From the development phase, where HYDRO uses the most modern manufacturing processes, to the reliable after-sales service, HYDRO ensures maximum safety, quality, and durability of their products.

Left to right: Eric Nelson, Sales Director, Americas, Boeing, and Claude Leduc, Director, Customer Technical Integration, HYDRO Systems

“We decided on the Gulfstream G650 to go for the Hydro TJB-Tripod due to their stability, rigidness and ease of use”, explains Daniel Jatsch, Station Manager Hannover, ACC Columbia. HYDRO is OEM approved and has the state-of-the-art tripod jacks, which are applicable for multiple business jet aircraft types.

Tripod jacks are available now at

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