Airstairs (VIP Lift) and Crew Ladders

Airstairs - VIP Lift

Aerocon’s Airstairs VIP Lift provide a VIP-class boarding experience without the need for ground support equipment.

Standard features:

  • Integral 28 VDC power drive system
  • Dedicated control panel, includes wireless control
  • Powder-coated finish with chrome rails
  • Emergency back up systems/optional features
  • Loading and unloading stretchers—for ambulatory purposes
  • Custom colors and finishes
  • Lexan hard top and cover
  • Stowage in its own dedicated cargo container equipped with automatic hoist system for loading and unloading of the hoist from the ground

Aerocon Airstairs with VIP Lift
equipped on a Boeing B747-8

Airstair-VIP Lift, during deployment. Click for larger picture.

Aerocon Airstairs VIP Lift for all varieties of aircraft models B747-8, B777, B767,B787, A330, A340, A350, A380
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Aerocon Airstairs VIP Lift for all varieties of aircraft models B747-8, B777, B767,B787, A330, A340, A350, A380
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Airstairs

767 Aft Airstair, during deployment. Click for larger picture.

Boeing 767 Aft Airstair
(stowed position)
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STC’d air stairs are available for the following aircraft:


Currently, Aerocon is the only company offering air stairs on many of these models.

Each stair shares common design features for easy scalability into other applications. The unit is mounted to the cabin floor and deploys through the desired door. The air stair is stowed in its own closet, so as not to obstruct the door when ground support equipment is being used.

737 Aft Airstair, Deployed Position. Click for larger picture.

Boeing 737 BBJ Aft Airstair
(deployed position)
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BOEING B737
Airstairs Replacement
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Aerocon’s Boeing B737 airstairs replacement was designed and developed for Boeing per their own specifications and approval.

  • A direct replacement of existing air stair on B737
  • Significant reduction in maintenance
  • Plug and play unit installation
  • 50% reduction in weight
  • More overall reliability
  • Minimum down time for installation (approximately 40 hours)
  • Improvement to aircraft
  • Forward center of gravity
  • Absolutely no change to the existing aircraft

Crew Ladders

777 Crew Ladder, Stowed Position. Click for larger picture.

Boeing 777 Crew Ladder
(stowed position)
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Aerocon manufactures crew ladders for various aircraft.

Typical ladder installations deploy through access hatches, and have telescoping stiles in order to minimize installation space requirements.Crew ladders are available for:



Many crew ladders are hydraulic, rather than mechanical, for quieter, more reliable operation.

The polished metal and china white color scheme complements and accentuates the aircraft's exterior image.

777 Crew Ladder, Deployed Position. Click for larger picture.

Boeing 777 Crew Ladder
(deployed position)
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