Aircraft ground power custom receptacles


Eaton combines advanced engineering tools with an extensive array of vertically-integrated-manufacturing resources to quickly deliver custom aviation ground power solutions. This tightly integrated, design-through-deployment methodology improves performance and reliability, reduces cost, and accelerates time to market across a wide range of production volumes.

Eaton's custom receptacle capabilities augment a broad range of standard aviation ground power receptacles and plug/cable assemblies.

To discuss your application-specific ground-power receptacle requirements, call 805-484-0543 or e-mail customer service:

Airframe-specific 400Hz, 28VDC and 270VDC Receptacles


Custom 400Hz, 28VDC and 270VDC receptacles are available with airframe and GPU specific form factors, custom mounting flanges, replaceable pins, and spring-loaded covers.

The 270VDC receptacle depicted to the left, and the mating cable assembly, was develpoed for a military helicopter and meets the requirements of MIL-C-81790 where applicable. In addition to providing 270VDC at 120 amps, the airframe receptacles and GPU cables facilitate the distribution of 28VDC at 40 amps.

Eaton also offers a complete line of military and commercial aviation ground power plugs and cable assemblies

Additional Information - Aviation Ground Power Brochures


Get your copies of the BurtonTM Aviation Ground Support and Titan Ground PowerTM brochures. These catalogs contain detailed selection and design-in information including:

  • Comprehensive product specifications and mechanical drawings.
  • Part number configuration and ordering information.
  • NSN and military part number cross references.
  • Modified and custom solution capabilities.

Use the links below to download a PDF or send an e-mail to request printed copies.