Recaro Aircraft Seating and China Southern Airlines celebrate long-term relationship at AIX in Hamburg

AIX, Hamburg, Germany / Guangzhou, China, 3 April 2019 – China Southern Airlines, the world's sixth largest airline by numbers of passengers and Asia's largest airline in fleet size awarded Recaro with twenty full cabin sets for China Southern’s new A350-900 fleet. All these aircraft will be equipped with Recaro’s business class CL6710, the premium economy class PL3530 and the award-winning CL3710 economy class seats. The delivery of the first A350-900 aircraft is expected in June 2019.

On 7 November 2018, China Southern Airlines and RECARO held a signing ceremony for this latest order at the First China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai’s National Exhibition and Convention Center.

Photo (from left to right):
Mr. Jingpeng Zhong - Cabin Quality Inspector, China Southern
Mr. Lijun Luo - Director of Commercial Steering Committee, China Southern
Mr. Holger Ott - Program Manager, Recaro Aircraft Seating
Mr. René Lux - Vice President Customer, Asia Pacific, Recaro Aircraft Seating
Ms. Irene Tan - General Manager, Asia Pacific, Recaro Aircraft Seating
Mr. Rongxin Wu - Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Investment Division, China Southern
Dr. Mark Hiller - CEO and Shareholder, Recaro Aircraft Seating
Mr. Ping Qing - Director of Strategic Planning and Investment Division, China Southern
Mr. Gong Han - Senior Engineer of Maintenance and Engineering Division, China Southern
Mr. Abraham Yang - Regional Sales Director, Recaro Aircraft Seating