Light Aircraft Hangar
The Scout hangar brings together convenience and accessibility in a cost-effective solution, providing excellent year-round protection from the elements. A versatile hangar; the Scout will comfortably store a variety of narrow profile or demountable aircraft types including two blade helicopters such as the Robinson R44, microlights and gyrocopters/ autogyros.
The compact front elevation along with a generous access height of 4.20 meters brings a perfect balance – maximising access and working space while retaining a small footprint. The structures single span and high-sided vertical walls provide extensive access to aircraft; coupled with a three meter wide translucent window strip filling the internal space with diffused natural creates a bright and comfortable working environment during care and servicing.
The hangars structure is manufactured from 60.3mm (section) Z35 hot-dip galvanized steel tube providing superior structural integrity along with a lasting and high-quality finish. Cross bracing is fitted at every bay creating a robust structure, ensuring stability in adverse weather conditions. The modular design can be supplied at a length to suit your aircrafts storage and maintenance needs; extendable in length by multiples of the 1.50 meter framework spacing. Access of 5.10m wide and 4.20m high is provided by a manually operated, lockable, PVC curtain door. Reinforced with steel uprights every meter, once closed the door is fastened shut using our two-point ratchet closure system.
600gm PVC cladding gives the structure a high-quality resilient finish lasting 25 years or more. Once fitted and tensioned the PVC forms part of the building’s structure, secured in place with aluminium grip rail and ratcheted tension straps the surface becomes tight and fully stabilised. The PVC is easily maintained and simply repaired if accidentally punctured.
Supplied with anchors to match the site requirements; the Scout hangar can be installed onto a concrete pad or a grass strip. Anchored on a grass strip with concrete embedded anchors or fixed to a concrete pad with a plated anchors.
The Scout hangar has been designed and manufactured for ‘self-build’ construction/ installation and comes with detailed instructions for assembly. If required installation can be provided as part of a comprehensive supply package. Packed and sent as a palletised kit this building can be delivered worldwide.