A versatile powered towbar, the AeroTow T1 can accommodate Cirrus, Mooneys, the 100 series Cessna (with or without wheel fairings), Piper Commence, Piper Cherokee, single engine Beechcraft and tail draggers.
An aircraft mover designed to allow one person to easily move a single or twin engine aircraft. The AeroTow T2 also has various adaptors to fit a wide variety of aircrafts and offers more power than the AeroTow T2, up to 6,000 lbs. max towing capacity.
The largest tow, AeroTow T3, can move a wide range of aircraft — from the Cessna 172RG through the Cessna Citation 650. It hydraulically lifts and carries the nose wheel of the aircraft to allow for greater maneuverability. The nose wheel can be lifted to a maximum of 9 inches above the ground, and it comes with lights to enable the operator to see under the airplane. However, it does not work with aircrafts that have wheel pants or dual tires.
Designed to manually move Cirrus aircraft.
Aero-Tow was founded in 1992 by Terry Railing. As a licensed private pilot, he saw a need for a better way to move small airplanes and he started building his line of Aero-Tow airplane tugs. With a background in machining, aviation, tool and die model making – starting the Aero-Tow company was a natural fit.
He was one of the original owners of Chapter 2, a machine shop that produced the Gettelman Lug-Bug. Terry also owned and operated a True Value Hardware store for several years before he started Aero-Tow.
In 2014, Terry’s wife Kathy joined Aero-Tow full time. She is a licensed private pilot and handled the bookkeeping and advertising of the business. They travel the country and attend tradeshows where they have made great friends and connections over the years.
When Terry and Kathy started thinking about retirement, they were looking for a company to take over Aero-Tow. Through a mutual supplier, Aero-Tow connected with Amigo Mobility, a battery-operated cart manufacturer in mid-Michigan. When Al and Beth Thieme, founder and owners of Amigo Mobility, met with Terry, there was an instant connection and mutual passion for helping their customers find a better way.
Amigo Mobility was founded in 1968 when Al Thieme invented the first motorized mobility cart for a family member with a walking disability. A former plumbing and heating contractor, Thieme grew the business out of his garage to a 100k sq. ft. facility located across the street from the original small shop in his garage. Today, Amigo Mobility manufacturers a variety of battery operated carts and tugs, and sells to grocery stores such as Walmart, Target and Kroger, to healthcare customers, hospitals, warehouses and industrial facilities. Amigo Mobility is proud to continue Terry and Kathy’s dedication to their customers and manufacturing dependable products while keeping the name and spirit alive.
Come meet us in person at one of the trade shows listed here, we’d love to get to know you!
Sun n’ Fun
Lakeland Linder Regional Airport
April 13 – 18, 2021
Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering
Buffalo Municipal Airport
May 21 – 22, 2021
Great Alaska Aviation Gathering
Alaska Airmen’s Association
Alaska State Fairgrounds
2075 Glenn Hwy, Palmer AK
Palmer Municipal Airport
905 E. Cope Industrial Way, Palmer AK
May 8-9, 2021
July 26 – August 1, 2021