Commercial Aviation

Power generation expertise and solutions to major players in the Aviation industry.

 Commercial Aviation

Aviation Expertise

Kato Engineering generators provide innovative and reliable solutions for aviation ground support power needs. Kato motor-generator sets for 400 Hz central systems can be found in assembly facilities of the largest commercial aircraft manufacturers in the US, along with major airports and military installations in the US and around the world.

Our customers rely on the dependability, durability, quality and engineering ingenuity of our 400 Hz MG set design capabilities. Backed by over 90 years of experience, Kato MG sets were the first rotating product Kato Engineering manufactured back in 1926 and have evolved over the years to meet our customer’s special requirements and power demands in the aviation industry.

Kato Engineering motor-generators offer many advantages over solid-state systems, including:Kato Engineering Motor-Generator Sets

  • Easily maintained by electricians and/ or mechanics; no specialist required
  • Low harmonic content on the input and output of the MG set from no load to full linear load
  • Complete electrical isolation
  • High overload capability
  • Simple, rugged construction provides tolerance to voltage sags, spikes and noise, as well as complete isolation input to output
  • Self-ventilated
  • Stationary or portable


A global network of certified Service Centers can provide repairs and maintenance of products for the Aviation industry. Everywhere in the world, there is a service center able to take care of your needs. Learn More

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