Quirky Pneumatics Facts

Quirky Pneumatics Facts

I’m often asked what my weirdest fact about pneumatics is. It has to be the New York City Pneumatic Mail system. The New York pneumatic tube mail system was installed in in 1897. Each tube could carry between 400 and 600 letters and traveled at 30-35 miles per...
The Airlane Pneumatics brand name and logo – why?

The Airlane Pneumatics brand name and logo – why?

The Airlane name came about after research into creating a new brand name.  I wanted ‘air’ in the name, that’s what we use, it had to be there.  The ‘lane’ part was originally to do with the company location at the time.  Then, a web...
Electrics – the New Pneumatics?

Electrics – the New Pneumatics?

Here is my number one prediction for the industry. Electrification. Yes, electrification. It has been on the cards for some time and is something that we have been studying and evaluating for some time. There are some significant advantages to deploying these...

John and Gary get their hands dirty…

Furnace Door Upgrade and Installation An obsolete Furnace Door Control System needed replacing. Airlane were asked to manufacture and install a modern, robust upgrade. The control system for the furnace door it is operating is now very old, parts are obsolete and the...