Ground Support Equipment Tow-bars

Customers worldwide trust in the outstanding quality of our aircraft towing and pushback equipment. Our tow-bars perfectly fit the requirements from aircraft manufacturers. They will convince you with user-friendliness and short lead times, and are designed according to the applicable norms and standards.

The portfolio covers your whole aircraft fleet whether you have narrow-body, wide-body, business jets, regional jet aircraft or helicopters.

Flexible and user-friendly

Beside the standard tow-bars, we also offer a wide range of universal tow-bars, fly-away versions and also an interchangeable towhead concept for business and regional jet aircraft.

We attach great importance to user-friendliness: The free floating axle enables easy connection to the NLG. The maintenance-free hand pump with integrated spring and dead-man circuit guarantees high safety and outstanding accuracy.

We keep our service promise: As almost all common tow-bars and spare part kits are available in stock, you benefit from the shortest lead times.

Your benefits?

  • Safety, quality and durability “Made in Germany”
  • Designed to standards
  • Long service life
  • Ergonomic design
  • Wide range of options to satisfy your needs
  • Easy maneuvering due to an optimized undercarriage with integrated floating axle system
  • Tow-head design with integrated shear pins and retaining pin
  • At least 10 years of spare parts availability

„Our ground handling team at Dubai (DXB) airport currently has two HYDRO tow-bars (model TOWUNIV8S20SH1) in service since February 2019.

They have been performing very well thanks to their flexibility in service for aircraft ranging from A350 to B777/787.

We're very satisfied with the technical support and service we have received from HYDRO during and after the warranty period."

Robert Powell

Vice President - Technical Services dnata



Our standard tow-bars are available for aircraft towing and pushback operations of civil or military aircraft. We design our tow-bars in accordance with the requirements from aircraft manufacturers and the applicable norms and standards.


The universal tow-bars are specially designed to suit multiple aircraft types. The universal tow-bar is fully equipped with multi-purpose tow-head, tow-eye and undercarriage.


The HYDRO TOWMULTI system allows you to handle all different types of business and regional aircraft by simply replacing the tow head. This modular concept provides maximum flexibility and simplifies equipment maintenance radically.


Our fly-away tow-bar has been specially designed for fly-away conditions. The fly-away tow-bar allows easier handling with maximum precision and offers a lightweight design.

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