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An enhanced business experience: the new Premium Traveler

Even more comfort and even more functionality: this is what Recaro will be showing at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2016 in Hamburg – with its PL3530 Premium Traveler. The business class seat for short- and medium-haul routes sets all-new standards with its ergonomic form and many configuration options. Read more …

A whole lot of premium in the economy class

With the PL3530, Recaro is switching up to premium comfort for long-haul flights in the economy class. The premium economy seat is especially impressive with its wide and long calf rest, and a level of comfort that is unrivaled in this class. With this seat, Recaro is developing its portfolio in the premium economy segment. Visitors to the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2016 in Hamburg can look forward to seeing this exceptionally comfortable innovation. Read more …

Premium design for long-haul routes

At the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2016 show in Hamburg, Recaro is presenting its advanced CL6710 long-haul seat for the business class. In addition to new features, such as a special tablet holder and maintenance tablet, it offers an ideal balance of premium comfort, lightweight construction and individually configurable design. Read more …

Customization can be so easy: the BL3710

Recaro is presenting an innovative lightweight for short-haul routes in the economy class at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2016. At only nine and a half kilograms, the BL3710 is the lightest in its class. Its modular design can be efficiently adapted to any cabin environment. All of this with the best possible economy class comfort – not the least of which because the slim design allows one inch of additional legroom. Read more …

Recaro is Top Employer for engineers

Recaro Aircraft Seating ranks among the best employers for engineers in Germany. This was confirmed by an independent study carried out by the Top Employers Institute that closely assessed the aircraft seat manufacturer last year in the area of personnel management and strategy. Read more …

“Seat of Innovation” at the AIX 2016

From April 5 to 7, 2016, Recaro Aircraft Seating will be exhibiting at this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX) – in Hall B7 at Stand B20 – in Hamburg. Over two floors, the aircraft seat manufacturer will be offering insight into its latest product developments. Recaro will be bringing its exhibition slogan "Seat of Innovation" to life with leading-edge, lightweight concepts: visitors to the show can look forward to an innovative newcomer for the economy class. The manufacturer will also be exhibiting several enhancements to its existing product portfolio – clearly reflecting its commitment to ongoing improvement. Read more …

3530Swift economy class seat takes off

The 3530Swift is on the rise, with four customers ordering the innovative economy class seat from RECARO Aircraft Seating and Airbus. This is the first time that airlines are equipping their Airbus aircraft with SFE seating ("supplier-furnished equipment"). With these new orders, RECARO Aircraft Seating continues its growth course, thanks to Lean manufacturing, outstanding operational performance, innovative strength and a strong global brand. Read more …

Recaro’s economy class seat wins gold

On February 12, 2016, Recaro Aircraft Seating received the gold “German Design Award 2016” in Frankfurt, Germany. The CL3710 economy class seat won against strong international competitors in the “Public Design” category. The German Design Council honors exceptional international design with its gold premium award. Read more …

“The Asia-Pacific region is of major strategic importance for us”

RECARO Aircraft Seating has appointed Irene Tan General Manager for the Asia-Pacific region effective February 1, 2016. She manages the business operations in this region from a new site in Hong Kong into which the Sales Department for Asia-Pacific is also integrated. With this step, the company is reinforcing its regional expertise and will be able to even more flexibly respond to the individual needs of customers in this region. Read more …

“German Design Award 2016” in gold for Recaro Aircraft Seating

This award is given only to the best of the best – in 2016 the "German Design Award" in gold goes to Recaro Aircraft Seating. In the category "Public Design," the economy class seat CL3710 prevailed in a strong field of international competitors. The award ceremony of the German Design Award 2016 will take place in Frankfurt on February 12, 2016. Read more …