RECARO Aircraft Seating selected as exclusive seat supplier for LOT Polish Airlines widebody fleet through 2030

Award for eight Boeing 787 aircraft includes CL6720, PL3530 and CL3810 seats that will be installed in business, premium and economy class, respectively

SCHWAEBISCH HALL, GERMANY, OCTOBER 6, 2023 –  RECARO Aircraft Seating (RECARO), a world leader in aircraft seating solutions, was selected as the exclusive seat supplier for LOT Polish Airlines' (LOT) widebody fleet through 2030. This award encompasses eight Boeing 787 aircraft and includes the installation of the CL6720, PL3530, and CL3810 seats in the business, premium, and economy classes, respectively.

The delivery of more than 2,000 passenger seats is scheduled to commence in Q3 2026, which will mark the first time for RECARO to partner with LOT on a widebody project. Production of the economy class seats will take place at the RECARO facility in Świebodzin, Poland.

"We are honored to partner with LOT, a renowned leader in the aviation industry, and we are committed to delivering excellence in service and innovation to enhance the passenger experience across the entire cabin,” said Dr. Mark Hiller, CEO of RECARO Aircraft Seating and RECARO Holding. “In addition to our production facility in Poland building the economy class seat, this is an especially exciting milestone for our award-winning business class product."

The CL6720 business class seat is designed to offer passengers a luxurious and comfortable travel experience. Its spacious design, premium amenities, and ergonomic features ensure that travelers can relax and unwind throughout their journey. The sleek aesthetics of the CL6720 complement any cabin interior, while its lightweight structure contributes to fuel efficiency and environmental sustainability.

In the premium class, the PL3530 sets new standards in passenger comfort and innovation. With cutting-edge features and unique design, the PL3530 offers ergonomic cushioning, adjustable recline, and an intuitive control panel. Passengers can stay connected with integrated entertainment options and USB charging ports throughout their flight.

The CL3810, designed with a meticulous attention to detail, combines cutting-edge technology with a sleek and modern aesthetic in the economy class. Passengers can enjoy spacious seating with ample legroom, a six-way adjustable headrest, lumbar support, and recline options up to six inches, ensuring a comfortable experience on long-haul flights.

"In selecting RECARO Aircraft Seating as the exclusive seat supplier for our widebody fleet through 2030, we have prioritized passenger comfort and innovation. The partnership represents a milestone for both LOT Polish Airlines and RECARO, marking the first time we embark on this widebody project together,” said Izabela Leszczyńska, Product Director, LOT Polish Airlines. “With production of the economy class seats to be based in Świebodzin, Poland, we embrace a synergy of excellence and craftsmanship. The CL6720, PL3530, and CL3810 series epitomize our commitment to providing a luxurious and comfortable travel experience across our business, premium, and economy classes. We believe this collaboration sets new standards in aviation and reflects our dedication to enhancing the journey for our valued passengers."

LOT Polish Airlines, founded in 1929, has emerged as a prominent carrier not only in Europe but on a global scale. With a fleet of 80 aircraft, LOT serves 10 million passengers annually.