RECARO Aircraft Seating
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Recaro Aircraft Seating pulverizes previous records with 22 percent growth and revenue of nearly €600 million

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany, 24 April 2019 – Aircraft seat manufacturer Recaro grew its revenues with 22 percent to almost €600 million in 2018. With this result, the market leader in economy class seats continues its more than 15 years of non-stop double-digit growth. The global passenger seat market grew approx. five percent per year in that same period. The company’s phenomenal results enable increased investment in further growth and in the ambition to also become the market leader in business class.

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Air Premia hits the skies with Recaro on board

Schwaebisch Hall, Germany, 18 April 2019 – Air Premia, the brand new South Korean hybrid airliner, will receive its first B787-9 mid 2020. The cabin, both economy and premium economy class, of this brand-new aircraft will be equipped with Recaro seats. This order makes Recaro the first aircraft seating company to deliver to Air Premia. At the same time, it marks the latest addition to the growing list of orders for Recaro’s innovative CL3710 economy class seat. For ultimate comfort in premium economy class Air Premia combines this seat with the PL3530 also created by Recaro.

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Middle East Airlines opts for Recaro seats

AIX, Hamburg, Germany / Beirut, Lebanon, 4 April 2019 – Middle East Airlines, the national carrier of Lebanon, is banking on the seat comfort and reliability of Recaro Aircraft Seating. The airline has ordered eleven firm and seven optional full cabin fits for its A321NEO fleet.

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TAP hits two firsts with Recaro’s brand new SL3710 seat

AIX, Hamburg, Germany/Lisbon, Portugal 3 April 2019 – Recaro Aircraft Seating and TAP Portugal continue their successful partnership. The flagship Portuguese airline recently appointed Recaro as its preferred seat supplier for their new fleet of 25 Airbus A320/A321’s. The new aircrafts will be the first to feature Recaro’s brand new SL3710 seat. With this order TAP will have another worldwide premiere, as they will also be the first cabins equipped with a combination of the SL3710 and BL3710 created by Recaro.

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Airbus and Recaro Aircraft Seating aim to extend contract for exclusive delivery of SFE seats for A320 family

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, Germany, 3 April 2019 – Recaro Aircraft Seating has been the exclusive supplier of a “supplier-furnished-equipment” (SFE) seat for Airbus’ A320 family since 2016 with 3530Swift (economy class). Since then Airbus has sold over 20,000 seats of this catalogue product. Building on the unique relationship between the two parties, Recaro will be supplementing its SFE product portfolio for the Airbus A320 family with two additional next generation seat types: the 3710Swift (economy class) and the 4710Swift (business class), both of them best in class in terms of weight, comfort, and modularity.

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