|Industry||Aerospace & Defence Material Handling Equipment|
|Model:||F-35 Wing Assembly Platforms|
|Type:||Vertical Assembly Station|
|Dimensions:||636" × 262"|
When faced with the challenge of producing up to 22 planes per month for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program in 2003, Lockheed Martin selected Handling Specialty, based on our expertise in the automotive and aerospace industries.
Vertical assembly stations are typically a four post, screw driven lift design with a platform that has a customized opening which allows access to the product from all sides and elevations. The mechanical automation ensures smooth, synchronized and level motion throughout the range of travel with secure load holding at any elevation.