Aviation Servicing and Spares: The Deadman Handswitch

As the UK's aviation refuelling experts for over fifty years, we specialise in the supply of market-leading spares to the aviation industry, the military, and marine operations. Above all, we supply spares which put safety first.


Introducing the Deadman Handswitch.

  • Industry-leading release-to-close design

  • Stainless steel lever with fuel-resistant switch housing

  • Operating temperature range of 105°C to -40°C

  • Max voltage 100Vdc, max switching current 0.25A

  • Enclosure protection to IP67 with shock rating to 100G


When it comes to aircraft refuelling, safety relies on control. Our Deadman Handswitch DAA11101 is designed specifically to meet the most stringent requirements of fixed and mobile aircraft refuelling systems.

Rugged and lightweight, this industry-standard release-to-close handswitch gives you and your team total control during refuelling, allowing operators to react to any potential incident and terminate fuel flow – instantly.

To learn more about our range of industry-leading aviation spares, contact our expert team on +44 (0) 1453 833 381 or email



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