• Delta swaps Boeings for Airbus jets November 21, 2014
    American airline Delta replaces its old Boeing planes in a $14bn order for 50 Airbus wide-body jets powered by Rolls Royce engines
  • Gatwick numbers boost runway plans November 20, 2014
    The busiest six months in Gatwick's history has boosted passenger numbers - and it says, its chances of getting London's new runway.
  • Easyjet reports strong profit growth November 18, 2014
    No frills airline Easyjet reports a 21% rise in annual pre-tax profits, helped by strong growth in the number of available seats.
  • Virgin America shares surge on debut November 14, 2014
    Shares in Richard Branson's Virgin America airline surge more than 30% in their first day of trading on the Nasdaq stock exchange in New York.
  • Airbus profits up amid A400M woes November 14, 2014
    Airbus reports a rise in profits for the first nine months of the year, but warns of potential problems from its A400M military plane.
  • Airport runway cost 'underestimated' November 11, 2014
    Plans to build new runways at Heathrow and Gatwick will cost substantially more than the bidders have estimated, the Airports Commission says.
  • Ryanair raises profit forecast November 3, 2014
    Ryanair raises its full-year profit forecast and reports a 32% increase in half-year profit to €795m.
  • BA owner raises profit forecast October 31, 2014
    The parent company of British Airways, IAG, raises its profit forecast after it reports a 30% increase in third-quarter profits.
  • Lufthansa lowers 2015 profit goal October 30, 2014
    Lufthansa has lowered its profit guidance for 2015 due to concerns about a global economic slowdown and competition over fares.
  • Heathrow expects faster growth October 29, 2014
    The UK's largest airport, Heathrow, reports higher sales and says it expects passenger numbers to grow at a faster rate.
  • Pilot strike hits Air France profits October 29, 2014
    Air France-KLM has said last month's pilots' strike cost it €416m (£328m) in lost revenues as it reported operating profit fell by more than half in the three months to the end of October.
  • Hundreds of redundancies for airline October 27, 2014
    Staff at Monarch airlines agree to 700 redundancies and pay cuts of up to 30% as part of a deal to save the Luton-based company.
  • VIDEO: Malaysia Airlines' future questioned July 21, 2014
    Analysts are questioning whether Malaysia Airlines can recover from two tragic disasters this year.
  • Farnborough Airshow: Video highlights July 17, 2014
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  • VIDEO: An airline black box in 'the cloud' July 17, 2014
    Earlier this year Malaysian Flight 370 disappeared without trace. Soon, proposals will be set out to ensure that never again can an aircraft vanish.

Welcome To RHE Southern Limited

The picture above shows the standard of refurbishment/overhaul carried out at our premises – a 30/40 year old jack now looks and operates like one just manufactured. This ‘zero hour’ refurbishment service, along with our onsite testing programs for aircraft maintenance companies worldwide are the key points behind the longevity of RHE.



RHE Southern Limited have over 25 years experience in the aircraft jacking and ground support equipment industry.

Our longevity is mainly based on good workmanship, speedy turnaround of work, and the fact that, centrally based to the major airports in the UK, we can have engineers onsite within a couple of hours of a call.

RHE Southern Limited are major suppliers of new and used aircraft jacks and other associated ground support equipment. We have a purpose built testing centre and workshop for overhauling, repairing and testing of aircraft jacks.

RHE Southern Limited have over 25 years in the aircraft ground support equipment industry – maintaining equipment for major companies such as: Monarch Aircraft Engineering, SR Technics,Thomson Airways, Airbus Industries, TNT Aviation, Ryanair, Qantas, FR Aviation, Marshall Aerospace of Cambridge, Thales Simulation as well as numerous small airlines and companies.

Recently, we undertook a contract for Middle East Airlines (MEA) at their headquarters in Beirut, Lebanon. This entailed the on-site refurbishment of their existing jacks as well as training them in the use of the test equipment they purchased – more details and images here.

We pride ourselves on the quality and efficiency of service provided and have achieved ISO9001:2000 certification as a reflection of this. We care about our customers and our support service is second to none.

RHE is ideally situated with easy access to all parts of the Country. We are right on the A1 linking us to the North and South, and the A14 which gives us easy access to East and West. We have excellent road and rail links to Gatwick, Heathrow, Luton and Stansted Airports, with Luton and Stansted being only 40 minutes away, and most major airports being within a two hour distance.

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