Compass eGSE are the exclusive distributors for Contrac Airport Systems in North America. Compass offers Cobus airfield buses refurbished to like new. The Cobus can handle all of these operations with ease! There are approximately 3, Cobus in operation at airports around the world — more than in. Last year, COBUS model buses – exclusively equipped with the Allison Series fully automatic transmission since – were.

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Got It Learn More. Founded inthe Allison business is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, U. Cobus units have many uses: February Schweizer Idee erobert Airports. With its sufficient number of seats and standing area the e. Then get yourself an Ccobus. This has resulted in airlines parking planes closer to the runway and choosing to transport passengers by bus instead. They ensure the shortest transport time with minimum maintenance cost.

You already have one! Thus, he was able to take this nice snapshot of two generations of COBUS airport buses — generation 2 and 3. That is almost double the amount that fits into a normal solo city bus.

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How can the passenger move as fast as possible from the check-in to the aircraft and, after landing, from the apron to baggage collection? The bus is easy to manoeuvre around aircraft and other support vehicles and drivers can concentrate on driving with both hands on the cous wheel. Aircraft only earn money in the air! Recharging of batteries is done at stationary charging stations. COBUS is equipped with an on-board-charging system.


Today it is still reliably plying its trade. Nowadays, between 40 and 50 percent of passengers are taken to the plane by bus which has resulted in the constant growth of airport bus fleets over recent years. The combination of a complete recharge for example time-fill and the possibility of rapid recharge during dead times enables a smooth and efficient full-time operation at the airport.

This article needs additional citations for verification. In pax compartment the floor, side walls, moquette of seats and all electric systems are refurbished. We would like to thank our customer, Airport Shuttle One, for the trust given in our COBUS and wish them an all 3000 successful and smooth operation with it on the ramp! Its advantages are due to a smaller turning circle and a suitable length for high manoeuvrability in the busy ramp area.

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The COBUS is built on a clbus low floor chassis by Mercedes-Benz and has just one step from the ground to the bus floor, ideal for passengers of all ages. In the years ahead the airport gradually converted their fleet into electric drive. However, at the same time we guarantee an efficient maintenance of vehicle fleets containing different generations.

cobbus We are the only company in the world that is dedicated exclusively to the construction of airport buses. Therefore, the COBUS family now offers the tailor-made solution for every specific transport requirement. The electronic controls of the Allison fully automatic transmissions prevent mistakes during gear changes and the integrated diagnostic highlights any system faults to the driver immediately.


Cobus – Refurbished. Keep up your good job! But what is actually behind the attractive exterior?


Seems you have not yet risked a look at this nice snapshot. COBUS is the ideal environmental friendly airport bus. June Airside International — Summer Issue And we have been for over three decades.

Montreal Airport, thank you for providing us with this nice picture! That is double the amount that fits into a normal solo city bus. Retrieved from ” https: All components of the drive system engine, axles, transmission are professionally checked and maintained and if necessary are completely overhauled. This enhances safety and driving comfort for all.

Perfect temperature thanks to a 0300 conditioning Particularly in hot climates such as in Spain, Portugal, Saudi Cobud and Singapore, the bus ride must not only to be smooth; it must provide a comfortable temperature.

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The COBUS ensures the fastest, most economic and safest route for passengers to and from remote positions. We thank avionrevue for the photo! By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. COBUS is equipped with three extra-wide doors on both sides for easy and comfortable embarking and disembarking.

If necessary the outside painting vobus executed after refurbishment to reflect the look of a new unit.

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