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MD 500 Maintenance Platform

Our MD 500 Maintenance Platforms are specially designed work stands that provide access to all major maintenance areas of their compatible rotor craft. Aircraft technicians use these stands on routine inspection, maintenance, and repair of helicopter components. This maintenance platform allows the technician a secure and safe area to work.


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MD 500 Maintenance Platform

Model# MD 500 / MS-176

The MD 500 Helicopter Maintenance Platform is compatible with the following helicopters: MD 500, MD UH1, Hughes AC 269, Schweiser AC 300, Schweiser AC 333 and Humming Bird A160

Our helicopter maintenance stands are engineered to surpass the highest industry standards. These aircraft maintenance platforms will provide you the necessary equipment to increase job safety while improving efficiency. The platform rolls right up to the helicopter so there are no gaps that might encourage a safety hazard for your aircraft mechanics. The slip resistant stairs and platform also have 42"H guardrails with 21" mid-rails for extra security.


 • Steel and aluminum combo construction  • 500 lbs. capacity
 • Platform size: 52"H x 42"W x 60"L  • OSHA and ANSI compliant
 • Platform of aluminum diamond flooring  • 42"W Serrated treads
 • 36"W x 10"H Serrated step-up on platform  • Overall size:101.14"L x 48"W x 94"H
 • 50 Degree incline stairway  • Enamel paint safety yellow


• Lift System: Contact for additional cost

We believe in our products and we’re confident that the investment of a well designed, high quality helicopter maintenance stand is easily offset by higher productivity, better quality workmanship, and superior fall protection. Our stands provide an extra margin of stability and safety so maintenance technicians may engage their work with less interruption. We offer options on all of our helicopter stands, including tread type, castor options, pneumatic plumbing, tool trays, lights, or electrical receptacles.

Please call for additional options or custom designs.
Fabrication Authorities International, LLC. Is your new “total access” solution.
We can customize most Industrial Maintenance Platforms to your specific needs. 
Please call (877) 324-9990 or (727) 324-4620 or (727) FAI-INC-0
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