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Old 17th Jun 2018, 20:55
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EDML
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Germany
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Originally Posted by gearlever View Post
NO.
It was a trial, during fuel crisis.

NEVER EVER SOP.
No, there is a lot more behind it.

There is a project called "TaxiBot" that is certified to use a special tug controlled by the cockpit crew to bring a loaded airplane to the runway. It is certified for B737 and A320 and has been used for LH passenger flights departing FRA.

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