AAM container

Solid door, forkliftable, hoisting rings Back to overview

Purpose built for transport of materials required for Red Bull Air Race, the world series aerobatic competition, these containers are vital in their time critical logistical plans.

With limited time in between racing events and chartered aircrafts flying from race to race location, it has proven hugely important and challenging to protect vulnerable yet costly shipments from the outer elements and rough cargo handling seen at certain airports.

The main characteristics of the aesthetically pleasing main deck containers are a forkliftable floor for convenience of loading and manoeuvring at race location, solid doors for security reaons (prevention of theft & tampering) and an internal drainage system for loaded wet cargo.

The external tie down rings provide additional tie down facility for the final shipment by sea to home ground at the end of the season.

Whereas regular containers are designed for airport-to-airport shipments, this container is built with additional rigidity to allow door-to-door shipments with rough handling - always protecting the sensitive or precious contents inside.

ULD type
  • AAM
  • Type - A Certified aircraft container
  • Base size - A 3175x2235 mm / 125x88 inch
  • Contour - M 2235x2235 mm / 88x88 inch
  • Tare weight Tare weight: 543 kg / 1197 lb
  • Max. gross weight Max. gross weight: 6033 kg / 13300 lb
  • Max. net weight Max. net weight: 5490 kg / 12103 lb
  • 13.1 m³ / 462 ft³
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