Universal, fixed-height maintenance steps

ZARGES universal, fixed-height maintenance stairs can be used on a multitude of aircraft types Short set-up times keep downtimes to a minimum. They are easy to manoeuvre both manually and by towing.

Technical information

Technical information


  • Dimensions: 1,000 × 1,000 mm.
  • ZARGES Sigma padding around and below the platform.


  • 800 mm wide and 320 mm deep steps.


  • ZARGES aluminium profile with ribbed, non-slip surface.

Handrails & guardrails

  • Platform guardrail: double sided access, easy sliding with ergonomic
    operation at handrail height.
  • Handrail for steps: double-sided access, stationary.
  • Improved accident protection through seamless transition between
    handrails and platform railings.


  • Maximum headroom: 150 mm
  • Lightweight aluminium frame with steel front axle.
  • Easy-to-use jacking system for working and parking positions

Equipment and features


  • Wide platform 2,000 x 2,500 mm.
  • Depth: 1,000 mm.


  • 2-piece spindle set on the front axle with folding crank .
  • Highly stable and practical on uneven services.

Retractable, pivotable guardrail

  • Double-sided railings, pivots up to 90° (only for 1000 mm platforms).
  • Pivoting supported by gas pressure spring.
  • Adapts optimally to the open passenger door, undercarriage and engines.

Towbar (6 km/h)

  • 2-part, rotatable.
  • Eye hook or tow ball coupling.
  • Foot clearance protection.
  • Park position: Click back system at the step.

Front railing gate

  • Safety gate with handrail, 100 mm knee bar and tote board.
  • Simple, spring-loaded opening towards the platform.

Outdoor use

  • Platform and steps with aluminium x-cut pattern, milled, antislip and pervious to water.
  • Includes CSE wheels, ∅ 400 mm and reflectors.

Guardrail padding

  • Guardrail protection
  • Material: PE foam with leather covering.
  • Easy to install and remove using a and zip and press stud.

Further options

  • Safety package.
  • Colour package for handrails.
  • Foot protection.
  • Maximum speed 25 km/h.


We will be glad to advise you:
Tel.: +49 881 687-109
Fax: +49 881 687-500
E-mail: zarges@zarges.de