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Gulf Air selects Recaro to supply Economy Class seats for the airline’s incoming fleet

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, has appointed German aircraft manufacturer Recaro Aircraft Seating to supply Recaro CL3710 economy class aircraft seats for the airline’s 10 new Boeing 787-9 aircraft and 29 Airbus 320/321neo aircraft. The contract, which is valued at over 35 million euros, was signed at this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg. Read more …

Recaro awarded as Airbus supplier

Recaro Aircraft Seating was the only seat manufacturer to receive the coveted supplier certificate from Airbus. The company’s high reliability and on-time delivery as well as top performance in customer service have convinced Airbus once again. Read more …

“Smart Cabin Reconfiguration” is honored with a highly coveted award

The “Smart Cabin Reconfiguration” concept, a collaborative research effort between Airbus, THK and Recaro Aircraft Seating, was given the Crystal Cabin Award 2017 in the “Passenger Comfort Hardware” category at the AIX in Hamburg. The innovation from Recaro is called Flex Seat. With a simple sliding seat concept, seat pitch can be increased for passengers when flights are not fully occupied. To this end, the proven and award-winning SL3510 economy class seat for short- and medium-haul flights is simply folded up, and the front seat rows are then pulled apart like an accordion to increase the seat pitching. This results in significantly more space for passengers. Read more …

Alaska Airlines is launch customer for the new CL4710 domestic first class seat by Recaro

Recaro Aircraft Seating and Alaska Airlines expand their successful cooperation. The North American airline will be taking its passengers to the next level of exclusive seating comfort as the launch customer for the new CL4710 domestic first class seat. The seat, designed specifically for domestic and shorter international flights, is characterized by its unique level of comfort, its functionality and flexible equipment options. The new seat will be installed in the First Class cabin on Alaska’s Boeing and Airbus aircraft. More than 80 percent of the Alaska Airlines fleet is currently equipped with seats from the German aircraft seat manufacturer. Read more …

Recaro develops intelligent aircraft seat including wellbeing features

The CL6710 is Recaro Aircraft Seating‘s flag ship for the aircraft cabin and will be presented to an international audience of aviation experts at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2017 in Hamburg with numerous innovations. As innovative highlight, the business class model as an intelligent seat will be able to prove all its digital finesse. In addition, massage, lighting and temperature settings promise an outstanding flight experience for discerning passengers: Recaro’s Wellbeing. The Portugese airline TAP with its new Airbus A330neo long-range aircraft is a customer for the CL6710. Read more …

The flexible CL4710 for the business class

Wellbeing on board also plays an important role for passengers on short- and medium-haul flights. With its advanced features, the further enhanced CL4710 aircraft seat from Recaro Aircraft Seating offers passengers a relaxed flying experience, as well as the possibility to work pleasantly above the clouds – especially thanks to state-of-the-art ergonomics and a wide selection of advanced features. Read more …

New standards in comfort in the economy class

Multiple award-winner, bestseller, production record holder and lightweight – the CL3710 breaks all records. Recaro Aircraft Seating presents its most successful newly developed product of the last years at the Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) from April 4 to 6, 2017, in Hamburg. The long-haul economy class seat, which received the German Design Award in 2016 and whose innovative power is emphasized by 18 patent applications, has filled Recaro’s books with around 200,000 orders since its introduction. A total of 32 international airlines including Qatar Airways, KLM and Air China place their trust in this seat, to offer their economy-class passengers an outstanding flight experience. Read more …

Antibacterial solutions eliminate bacteria in the aircraft

With its antibacterial solutions, Recaro Aircraft Seating is setting standards in cleanliness and hygiene above the clouds: antibacterial coatings on frequently touched plastic surfaces such as fold-out tray tables, armrests and seat backs increase protection against bacteria for passengers. Thanks to these antibacterial solutions, bacteria disappear automatically within a specific timeframe. Read more …

EASA certifies Recaro as DOA

In the future, Recaro Aircraft Seating will be offering its customers comprehensive service for modification and retrofit projects in the aircraft cabin as a certified Design Organization (DOA). By awarding the certificate, the EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) is extending the rights and obligations for the handling and approval of cabin equipment projects to the German aircraft seat manufacturer. This enables customers to save time and money. Read more …

More spaciousness and comfort with Recaro’s Flex Seat concept

The “Smart Cabin Reconfiguration” concept, a collaborative research effort between Airbus, THK and Recaro, was nominated as a finalist for the Crystal Cabin Award 2017. The innovation from Recaro is called Flex Seat. With a simple sliding seat concept, seat spacing can be increased for passengers when flights are not fully occupied. To this end, the proven and award-winning SL3510 economy class seat for short- and medium-haul flights is simply folded up, and the front seat rows are then pulled apart like an accordion to increase the seat spacing. This results in significantly more space for passengers. German aircraft manufacturer Recaro Aircraft Seating is presenting this world premiere at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2017 at the beginning of April in Hall 7 / Stand B20. Read more …