Large height adjustable platform with fingers fitted to extend into the cowl to prevent persons stepping on this area. Height range of 1m to 2.5m is via a scissor lift with power through hand pump allowing unit to be Zone 1 rated. Access is via a parallel geometry staircase to provide entrance at any height in range.
Staircase decking and handrails are all of aluminium construction for lightweight design, high quality, elastomeric polyeurathane castors assist in the ease of manoeuvrability. Soft buffers provide aircraft protection, both to the front cowling and internal atrition or acoustic panels.
Large central sliding panel can be retracted independantly if required to assist in the removal of turbine blades.