MD80/DC9 Towbar

Product Description

The MD80/DC9 towbar is fabricated to withstand the forces of pushback and towing operations when attached to the nose gear of a MD-80/88/90 or DC-9 aircraft.

P/N: 001714

Please contact Aviation Spares & Repairs Limited for more information on the MD80/DC9 towbar. We are here to help with all your GSE requirements.

  • Main frame constructed of structural tubing
  • 4″ (10.1 cm) cushioned swivel lunette towing eye
  • Fully retractable hydraulic undercarriage for adjustable height
  • Towbar is shear bolt designed to protect aircraft nose gear
  • Skid plate behind towing eye keeps towing eye from striking ground
  • Safety lock system to avoid separation from aircraft
  • Pneumatic tires
  • Epoxy powder coated per customer colour

Crating is recommended for protection of towbars during transit. We accept no liability for damage during transit of un-crated towbars).


  • Size: L 168″ x W 42″ x H 20″ (4.27 m x 107 cm x 50.8 cm)
  • Weight: 382 lbs (173.27 kg)
  • Crated weight: 775 lbs (351.53 kg)