The Journey Air Elite is the World's Lightest Folding Power Chair!
It weighs only 26 lbs (29 lbs with the battery) and has a weight capacity of 240 lbs.
Introducing the Journey Air Elite Folding Power Chair. The world's lightest folding power chair with exceptional performance and convenient portability.
Its foldable design makes it easy to transport in any vehicle and store it anywhere when not in use.
You can move around quickly and safely with its user-friendly joystick and dual-drive system. Air Elite Folding Power Chair has a weight capacity of 240 lbs. and weighs 29 lbs. with the battery.
This chair is also highly maneuverable, making it easy to navigate through doorways and get up close to tables or desks with its 35.4" turning radius.
- The Lightest Power Chair on the Market
- Airline-safe lithium-ion battery
- Folds in seconds for easy transport and storage
- Strong yet lightweight 100% carbon fiber frame
- Quick, responsive and maneuverable
- Up to 9.3 miles travel range on a single charge
- Electronic brakes instead of manual brakes
- Comfortable and easy to operate with one finger
- Can switch joystick to right or left side easily
- Fits easily through doorways and pulls up to tables
- Armrests flip back for easy transfer to and from the chair
- The battery pack is easy to charge
- USB charging port for cell phones
- Perfect for dining, shopping, sightseeing and more
Its two brushless motors allow for swift and precise turns with its 10.5 in flat free rear tires and a max speed of 2.8 mph with a 9.3 miles driving range.
The Journey Air Elite can be used indoors and outdoors with its rear 10.5" flat-free tires and anti-tippers, it easily navigates multiple terrains such as grass, carpet, dirt, and more.
Seat Width Between Armrests: 17.7"
Arm Height: 9.8"
Seatback Height: 15.7"
Weight with Battery: 29 lbs
Weight without Battery: 26 lbs
Weight Capacity: 240 lbs
Max Speed: 2.8 mph
Min Rotation Radius: 35.4"
Max Climbing Angle: 3°
Braking Distance: 39.3" (on level surface)
Battery Range: about 9.3 miles (on a full charge)
Frame: Carbon Fiber
Motor Type: Dual motors (24V, 150W)
Battery Type: Lithium-ion (24V, 10Ah)
Max Output Current of Controller: 30A
Max Output Current of Charger: 2A
Front: 6.5 in flat free tires
Rear: 10.5 in flat free tires
Color: Black/Gray Carbon Fiber
- 1-Year limited warranty on frame, mechanical, and electrical components (including motor)
- 6-Month Warranty on supplied battery, tires, fabric seat, seat back and seat cushion
Imagine how this lightweight electric wheelchair can enhance your life? Take your Journey Air Elite Folding Power Chair with you wherever you go. Shopping, visiting friends and family, or navigating around town can now be easy and hassle-free.
Regain your mobility and independence and start joining in on activities and events you may have missed in the past with your new Air Elite Folding Power Chair!
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Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I use the Journey Air Elite?
The Journey Air Elite can be used just about anywhere, indoors and out. It can handle a number of different terrains such as grass, carpet, dirt and more.
Will it fit through my doorways?
Thanks to its sleek design it will fit through all doorways with ease.
What is the Journey Air Elite's weight capacity?
The Journey Air Elite is capable of carrying a person weighing up to 240 lbs.
Does it come in a larger size?
No. The Journey Air Elite is available only in one size. See the Product Specifications section for specific dimensions. The maximum user weight limit is 240 lbs.
I only have one good hand. Is the Journey Air Elite for me?
The Journey Air Elite is a one-handed, joystick-controlled chair. The joystick can even be installed on either side of the chair.
Is this power chair right for me if I am handicapped or disabled?
While many people use the Journey Air Elite Chair for many different reasons, the Journey Air Elite Chair is a personal electric vehicle. If you are fully restricted to a sitting position, the Journey Air Elite Chair may not be for you. You must be able to get in and out of the chair.
What is included with the Journey Air Elite Chair?
Included is the battery, charger, armrests, footrests, anti-tippers and joystick.
Will Medicare help pay for my Journey Air Elite Chair?
No. Unfortunately, the Journey Air Elite Chair is not covered by Medicare at this time.
What accessories are available?
Accessories such as a cup/bottle holder, cane holder, extra thick seat cushion, spare batteries and spare tires are available. Ask us about our free gifts.
Will the Journey Air Elite Chair fit under a desk or table?
Yes, this power chair will fit under a desk and table. All you have to do is flip up the armrests and slide right under.
Can I take my Journey Air Elite Chair on an airplane?
Yes, the Journey Air Elite Chair Folding Power Chair is airline-safe for travel.
Does it have a reverse mode?
Yes, it has a powered reverse.
Can I manually push it?
The Journey Air Elite Chair can be pushed about easily when there is no rider in it; however, it is not specifically intended that seated users be pushed around in wheelchair fashion by others as an alternative to the chair's foremost purpose: a powered self-driving experience. (If you wish to prevent your Journey Air Elite Chair from being pushed from behind, you simply lock it in place.)
Is the footplate adjustable?
The swinging footplate is not adjustable; however, the Journey Air Elite Chair is designed to accommodate people of a wide variety of sizes.
Is the seat or backrest adjustable?
The seat and backrest are not adjustable. Some Journey Air Elite Chair owners with special comfort needs have chosen to add an additional cushion.
Can the Journey Air Elite Chair be used on heavily padded or thick carpet?
Customers that are close to the Journey Air Elite Chair's weight limit of 240 lbs may find that the Journey Air Elite Chair is a little more difficult to use on very thick or heavily padded carpet when operating on low speed. The solution is to simply increase your speed setting, thereby increasing the ability of the Journey Air Elite Chair to move around on these types of surfaces without significantly increasing speed.
How long will the battery last on a single charge?
Depending upon usage (speed, weight, etc.) the Journey Air Elite Chair's battery will last up to ten miles of use.
How long will the battery last before needing to replace it?
The short answer is it depends on the usage and conditions. The battery on average lasts for several years for many of our customers.
How long does it take to charge the battery?
Charging the battery takes 6-8 hours or less depending on the level of power already used. With a range of up to ten miles, most owners rarely run the battery all the way down in a single day.
How do I know if I need to charge the battery?
There is a battery indicator located on the control panel that tells you the battery life.
Is the battery included in the weight?
Yes, 29 pounds incudes the weight of the battery.
Will the charger work in foreign countries?
Yes. The charger will operate on on 100V or 220V, but you will need an inexpensive plug converter to fit the outlets of your foreign destination.
Have more questions or need help ordering? Call us at 1-800-711-1940 and speak to one of our product specialists to help you answer any questions you may have.