RECARO Aircraft Seating
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Recaro takes advantage of procurement potential in Asia

Schwaebisch Hall, Germany. Recaro Aircraft Seating opened a purchasing office in Shanghai. The aircraft seat developer and manufacturer is expanding its international supply chain with a new Sourcing Center in China.

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Airbus selects Recaro as seat supplier for the A350 XWB

Schwaebisch Hall/Hamburg. Recaro Aircraft Seating signed a contract with Airbus on February 11, 2010 with the intention to offer CL3620 economy class seats for A350 XWB aircraft. Passengers can benefit from the outstanding comfort and maximized legroom of the seat, which won the 2009 Crystal Cabin Award.

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Ultralight aircraft seat for Air France

Schwaebisch Hall, Germany/Paris, France. Air France will become the first airline to implement a new seat model produced by Recaro Aircraft Seating. As from January 30, 2010, this seat will gradually be introduced on Air France’s domestic fleet of Airbus A319s, A320s and A321s. Weighing only 9.1 kilograms, the Smart Line 3510 is the lightest economy class seat currently available on the market. Yet it offers passengers more legroom and comfort than comparable products. Aircraft seat developer and manufacturer Recaro received the industry's Crystal Cabin Award 2009 for the innovation.

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