Horse stables

Safe, humane and compliant solutions for transporting horses by plane.

Horse stables Collapsible horse stables

VRR is a first-class manufacturer of certified ULD containers for safe and humane livestock transportation. The HMC/HML/HMR series has the finest collapsible models in our horse stall range. These quality stalls are extremely robust and quick to assemble and dismantle which makes them easy to position throughout the network. They also offer the highest level of animal welfare and groom safety, making them the perfect choice for shipping horses by air.

Comfort & safety

Optimum loading and residence area. Includes loading ramps, rubber flooring, separate horse-friendly compartment, and groom and hay/water area.

Quick build / break down

Horse stables can be assembled or dismantled in approx. 15 minutes.

Imbalance efficiency

Collapsible format means up to four stables can be stacked on a lower deck for the return flight, reducing space and cost.

Strong & durable

Very sturdy design that can deal with rough industry conditions and tolerate substantial abuse from the horses.

Watertight & weatherproof

Watertight base to deal with urine and droppings.
Weatherproof exterior to withstand wet conditions.

Certified ULDs

All our (non-)standard products comply with the requirements of the world’s airlines and aircraft and are approved by the civil aviation authority (EASA, FAA).

Horse stables Fixed horse stable

Livestock ULDs for equine air transport has been a speciality of VRR for over 30 years. Our fixed horse stables bring together versatility, safety, convenience and comfort into a single air cargo container. These stalls offer not only a safe, comfort and humane environment for the horses but also a safe, user-friendly and accessible working environment for the grooms that accompany and take care of the horses while in transit.

Comfort & safety

Optimum loading and residence area includes loading ramps, rubber flooring, separate horse- friendly compartment, and groom and hay/water area.

Optimal user friendly

Convenient and safe (un)loading due to loading ramps, movable partitions and breast frames. Easy accessibility for caretaking during transport.

Strong & durable

Very sturdy design that can deal with rough industry conditions and tolerate substantial abuse from the horses.

Watertight & weatherproof

Watertight base to deal with urine and droppings.
Weatherproof exterior to withstand wet conditions.

Various aircraft types

For aircraft such as the B747, B777, MD-11, B737, B757, B767. Some stables have adaptable contours to fit multiple aircraft types and offer maximum space.

Certified ULDs

All our (non-)standard products comply with the requirements of the world’s airlines and aircraft and are approved by the civil aviation authority (EASA, FAA).

Horse stables Drop-top horse stables

VRR has over three decades of experience in producing certified horse stables for equine air transport. Our main-deck horse containers can be transformed into a lower-deck ULD for holding other cargo simply by lowering its roof. Like all our other types of horse stalls, the drop-top version combines comfort, convenience and safety for both horses and their grooms, ensuring minimal stress for the horses during transport.

Comfort & safety

Optimum loading and residence area includes loading ramps, rubber flooring, separate horse- friendly compartment, and groom and hay/water area.

Quick conversion

The drop-top roof can be raised or lowered in approx. 10 minutes.

Imbalance efficiency

Converts into a lower-deck air-freight container for the return flight so that other cargo can be shipped.

Strong & durable

Extremely robust design to withstand rough industry usage and hefty horse kicks.

Watertight & weatherproof

Watertight base to deal with urine and droppings.
Weatherproof exterior to withstand wet conditions.

Certified ULDs

All our (non-)standard products comply with the requirements of the world’s airlines and aircraft and are approved by the civil aviation authority (EASA, FAA).

Product portfolio

Take a closer look at a selection of our drop-top horse stables, and discover how we satisfy the logistical needs of our customers while meeting industry requirements.