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  • Lufthansa pilots hold another strike September 5, 2014
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  • Ryanair to bid for Cyprus Airways August 27, 2014
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  • Air New Zealand in 30% earnings jump August 27, 2014
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  • Monarch airlines may cut 1,000 jobs August 18, 2014
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  • Gatwick and Heathrow see July record August 11, 2014
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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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