Landing Gears

EC135
Skid Protections
SB number : EC135-32-Info-01
Applicable to version(s) : According to AMM/IPC
Improved protection.
Airbus Helicopters Deutschland proposes two versions of skid protections. The "ice claws" are illustrated on the left-hand picture above.The reinforced skid protection is shown on the right-hand picture. Both skid protections prevent damage to the skid tubes during landing on rough ground with stones or sharp edges.The ice claws additionally provide a secure hold on slippery ground for example on icy surfaces.
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Benefits

  • Longer durability of skid protection
  • Cost reduction (longer exchange intervals)
  • Strong hold on slippery ground (ice claws)

PRE-POST REQUISITE / EFFECTIVITY

Valid for all S/N without emergency flotation system. Compliance is optional.

INSTALLATION TIME
QUALIFICATION INSTALLATION DURATION
Airframe 4 Hour(s)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Weight: -Ice claws approx. +2.6kg (4 pieces) -Reinforced skid protection approx. +3.1kg (4 pieces)

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