The Eagle XL-40 is in the largest series of Eagle aircraft tugs. The XL-40 features four wheel drive, four wheel steer power train, and offers superior functionality for moving all "single-aisle" aircraft in all weather conditions. It is front operated which can accommodate an operator and up to 2 passengers.
The XL-40 is is powered by a T4i diesel engine for use with ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel (ULSD). It is also available with a T3 diesel engine where only high-sulfur diesel fuel is available.
This commercial aircraft tug is loaded with standard features to help you meet all of your aircraft handling requires and needs.
XL Series Highlights
Up to 40,000 lbs. GVW to handle aircraft up to a B757 in all weather conditions.
Four Wheel Drive power train, providing safe, controlled traction on all surface conditions.
Standard switchable-steering between Four Wheel and Crab Steering for superior
maneuverability of and around aircraft.
Several safety features designed in to the XL Series to ensure safe operation.
Powered by either T4i or T3 diesel engines to meet your fuel availability.
Ergonomic front-operator compartment that accommodates up to 3 people.
Low-profile design that allows operators to safely and efficiently handle aircraft.
Designed with carefully matched components, resulting in minimal or no unscheduled
maintenance or repair, and is backed by an industry-leading 3-yr/3,000-hr warranty.
Unparalleled reliability and factory-direct service and support is the Eagle Tugs advantage.
Eagle Tugs has over 40 years of experience designing, building and supporting reliable tow tractors
Standard Features for XL-40
Four Wheel Drive
Four Wheel or Crab Steering
Front and Rear Wet-disc Brakes
Low Oil/High Temp Protection System
Low Coolant Protection System
"Hot Shift" Transmission Protection
Built-in Marker/Strobe Lights
12V Accessory Outlet
Front and Rear Multi-level Hitch
Custom Paint Scheme
Drive Wheels: 2 Front / 2 Rear
Drawbar Pull: 26,000 lbf / 116 kN
Towing Capacity*: 360,000 lbs / 163,293 kgs
Service Weight: 40,000 lbs / 18,144 kgs
Optional Cab - Add: 850 lbs / 386 kgs
Length: 201 in / 5,105 mm
Width: 99 in / 2,515 mm
Height (deck): 52 in / 1,321 mm
Height w/ cab (option): 84 in / 2,134 mm
Wheelbase: 91 in / 2,311 mm
Track: 83 in / 2,108 mm
Tires (front & rear): 315/80R22.5
Step Height: 21 in / 533 mm
Ground Clearance: 9 in / 228 mm
Frame: A36 steel: 2 in / 51 mm
Bumper (front/rear): A36 steel: 1.5 in / 38 mm (front); 4 in / 101.6 mm (rear)
*This list is for general reference only and may not be entirely acurate for all aircraft. Please confirm all equipment meets the requirements of your aircraft with the owners/maintenance manuals prior to purchasing or using with your aircraft.