Cabin Interior and Electronics

News and developments about everything that goes into the cabin of an aircraft, from floor coverings to headliners, with a special emphasis on in-flight entertainment, communications and other electronics for passengers. If it is in the cabin of an aircraft, it’s covered here.

February 8, 2008 - 10:25am

SkyTheater’s new high-definition audiovisual and surround-sound system has passed DO-160 testing, and the first installation will be in service on a business jet by the second quarter. Previous versions of the system are already flying aboard a variety of Boeings and Gulfstreams. The Hollywood, Fla.-based company has 12 orders for the new package scheduled through 2011.

February 8, 2008 - 10:23am

The Lockheed L-1011 TriStar as an airliner has already flown into the sunset, but it is finding new life in an executive role. According to King Aerospace director of corporate aircraft services Don Salisbury, the company delivered an executive L-1011 bizliner major refurbishment on January 11, on schedule and just eight months after the widebody trijet rolled into the Ardmore, Okla. facilities.

February 8, 2008 - 10:23am

The Lockheed L-1011 TriStar as an airliner has already flown into the sunset, but it is finding new life in an executive role. According to King Aerospace director of corporate aircraft services Don Salisbury, the company delivered an executive L-1011 bizliner major refurbishment on January 11, on schedule and just eight months after the widebody trijet rolled into the Ardmore, Okla. facilities.

February 8, 2008 - 10:21am

The popularity of aircraft interiors shows is growing globally. Some are dedicated specifically to business aviation completion and refurbishment. Others feature primarily airline interiors. The first this year is Aircraft Interiors Expo 2008 in Hamburg, Germany, to be held from April 1 to 3 at the Hamburg Messe exhibition center. Contact: rebecca.would@reedexpo.co.uk; phone +44 208 334-0595.

February 8, 2008 - 10:21am

The popularity of aircraft interiors shows is growing globally. Some are dedicated specifically to business aviation completion and refurbishment. Others feature primarily airline interiors. The first this year is Aircraft Interiors Expo 2008 in Hamburg, Germany, to be held from April 1 to 3 at the Hamburg Messe exhibition center. Contact: rebecca.would@reedexpo.co.uk; phone +44 208 334-0595.

February 8, 2008 - 10:19am

International Water-Guard (IWG) has announced the first delivery of its new IWG-A4 “intelligent” water treatment unit. It will be installed in a Dassault Falcon at Teterboro, N.J. Lighter than the earlier water treatment units, the IWG-A4 is equipped with enhanced self-monitoring capability that ensures adequate ultraviolet light to disinfect the aircraft water supply.

February 8, 2008 - 10:19am

International Water-Guard (IWG) has announced the first delivery of its new IWG-A4 “intelligent” water treatment unit. It will be installed in a Dassault Falcon at Teterboro, N.J. Lighter than the earlier water treatment units, the IWG-A4 is equipped with enhanced self-monitoring capability that ensures adequate ultraviolet light to disinfect the aircraft water supply.

February 8, 2008 - 10:18am

Banyan Air Service recently completed its first major avionics modification on

February 8, 2008 - 10:18am

Banyan Air Service recently completed its first major avionics modification on

February 8, 2008 - 10:16am

Last month, Associated Air Center in Dallas delivered the second of three Airbus Corporate Jetliners purchased by the same customer. The interior amenities include a karaoke machine, an executive stateroom with lavatory and shower, and a cabin management system from Honeywell that features the Airshow moving map display. In December the independent completion and refurbishment center delivered its 10th ACJ.

 
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