SAE AIR1558 Revision B, June 1, 2015
Interface Protective Devices - Ground Equipment to Aircraft
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice , June 2015
Additional Comments: CNCL S/S BY SAE ARP1558
Published By:SAE International (SAE)
The protective device hereinafter called a "fender" is intended to serve its purpose during normal aircraft servicing and prevent damage during docking contact rather than aggressive impact.
This SAE Aerospace Information Report (AIR) discusses damage to aircraft caused by ground equipment contact and suggests methods of protecting against that damage.