Bombardier/Lear Jet Places Order for GEC’s New AN60z Portable Aircraft Weighing System

Bombardier placed an order for General Electrodynamics Corporation’s (GEC) AN60z Portable Aircraft System earlier this month.  The state-of-the-art, aircraft weighing system (non-hydraulic system) will be used on all newly designed Bombardier and flight test aircraft.  GEC’s system was chosen over the shear beam design systems for the following reasons: Shear Beam (bending) Load cells CAN… [Read More]

GEC featured on FOX Business Network under “Manufacturing Marvels”

General Electrodynamics Corp (GEC) was selected to be aired on FOX Business Network under “Manufacturing Marvels” as a premier manufacture of aircraft weight & balance equipment.  The segment was seen by an estimated 84 million viewers on September 7, 2016.  GEC is the world’s leading manufacturer of portable aircraft scales, heavy duty truck and vehicles… [Read More]

Certified Aircraft Weight & Balance Training

General Electrodynamics Corporation offers a variety of On-site Training classes to the Aerospace and Military Community. Aircraft Weight & Balance:  References FAA-H-8083-1A and/or 1-1B-50: This course takes the student from a basic understanding of aircraft weight and balance to advanced Weight and Balance principles and methods.  Class discusses differences between Weight and Balance methods, advantages/disadvantages of… [Read More]

The Basics of Portable Truck Scales

Trucks have to be weighed in a wide variety of industries, from shipping to construction. This wide range of needs has led to the creation several types of truck scales. Many of these scales are large and some are permanent. But, with a variety of choices, you don’t have to buy an expensive, permanent pit… [Read More]