Durable, practical, and affordable. The Pilot Aviator straight staircase combines these along with style, safety, and comfort. The compact design has a weight capacity of 350 lbs. and folds to 13-inches from the wall allowing people to pass by comfortably.

  • Aviator white seat
  • Aviator light brown seat
  • Aviator remote
  • Footplate folded up
  • Tan Seat Stairlift
  • Pilot Hinge in action


Standard Features:

  • Higher weight capacity (350 lbs.) yet still retains narrow 24-inch profile
  • Four color choices to blend with your home: mocha, cappuccino, cherry, oatmeal.
  • Built-in safety features: 5 directional sensors, motor brake, 2-position swivel seat, key switch, armrest and seat positions sensors, retractable seat belt and an overspeed governor
  • Equipped with battery test point, diagnostic display, and easy-access panels for fast, accurate services
  • Universal design allows installation on the right or left side
  • Powerful 9Ah batteries last longer and the automatic sleep mode helps preserves battery for up to 20 days
  • Smooth, quiet operation with soft start/stop technology and two wall remotes
  • Automatic hinge option to keep walkways clear when not in use

Aviator Upholstery Colors


Technical Specs

  • Weight Capacity: 350 lbs. (300 lbs. with hinge option)

  • Motor: 950W, 24VDC

  • Speed: 20-fpm-6M/min

  • Drive Method: Rack & Pinon

  • Incline Limits: 25°-55°

  • Charger: 115-230V AC, 50/60Hz

  • Battery: 24VDC re-chargeable batteries

  • Internal Arm Rest Width: 16″-20″

  • Seat to Footplate Height: 17″-20″

  • Remote Controls: 2 infrared remotes included

  • Compliance Standards: ASME A18.1/A17.5

  • Safety Sensors: 5 safety sensors as standard

  • Safety Devices: Overtravel prevention, motor brake, key switch, retractable seat belt, armrest and swivel seat safety switches, OSG

  • Warranty: 5 years on the motor gear box 2 years on components


Front view inches:

  • A: External armrest width 22 to 26

  • B: Internal armrest width 16 to 20

  • C: Seat to footrest height 17 to 20

  • D: Footrest to floor 4

Side view and top view inches:

  • E: Seat depth 16.36

  • F: Wall to inside of seat 3.3

  • G: Wall to seat back 1.18

  • H: Folded width 13

  • I: Unfolded width 13

  • J: Swivel radius 24

  • Track intrusion: 7.88


When space is at a premium a simple solution is to add a hinge to your stairlift. This keeps the rails in a raised position when the stairlift is not in use. There are three different types:

Automatic – probably the best solution. The hinge will automatically lower and raise as needed based on where the lift chair is located during use or idle.