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RECARO Aircraft Seating invests sixty-five million Euros and 520.000 man hours in R&D for business class seating

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany, 25 March 2019 – While the global passenger seat market will grow with an average five percent per year, RECARO Aircraft Seating expects a spike in demand for business class seats in particular. A trend further fueled by passengers’ expectations for airliners to deliver ‘individualized living spaces’ onboard. To be fully ready to answer market needs, RECARO has invested heavily in its R&D for business class seats. 

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Ready for the future

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, 21 February 2019 – Ready for the future: RECARO Aircraft Seating opens its new Logistic Center in Schwäbisch Hall.

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RECARO Aircraft Seating welcomes Chris Buckner as Director of Product Management from Delta Air Lines

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany, 11 February, 2019 – RECARO Aircraft Seating (RAS) announces the appointment of Chris Buckner, as the Director of Product Management. Chris joins RAS from Delta Air Lines where he held the positon of Director of Onboard Product and comes very well equipped to help RAS continue its focus on further enhancing RAS´ customer centricity and sustaining international momentum to help drive comfort in the sky to new heights.

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LOT places first seat order for new aircraft

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany – For the first time, Polish airline LOT selected Recaro Aircraft Seating to equip its Boeing 737-800. In just eight months, the first of nine shipsets with the BL3710 economy class seat will be delivered to LOT.

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A direct interface with the passenger

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany – Recaro Aircraft Seating is now entering the era of dress cover production: on November 30, 2018, its new “cut2dress” dress cover production center is officially inaugurated in Świebodzin, Poland. In the future, Recaro will be setting its own quality standards in terms of workmanship. Dr. Mark Hiller, Chief Executive Officer and Shareholder of Recaro Aircraft Seating says: “With cut2dress we target at additional growth, and we are taking another step towards even better supporting our customers with “cut2dress”. Of course, we will in addition continue buying dress covers from reliable partners.” At the same time, Recaro Aircraft Seating Polska is underscoring its position as an exceptionally trustworthy employer in the region.

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