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.

Bringing its seating-technology needs in-house, Embraer acquired California seat manufacturer Aero Seating Technologies (AST) and is now building a new factory in Florida. Renamed with ‘Embraer’ at the front, the company is now known as EAST.
Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
The Brazilian manufacturer is growing more vertically integrated, with seats the latest technology it has acquired.
The Vision Systems Nuance Touchless window is controlled via gesture. The passenger can set strips from clear to dark, one after the other and from the top down, just by approaching the window with a hand. A sideways motion adjusts opacity.
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Venetian blind-like dimming scheme can combine with a self-powered concept.
It is not uncommon for people to have (and use) more  than one mobile device at a time, and Gogo Biz aims to keep up with customers’ insatiable appetite for data.
Nov 12, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The airborne connectivity company is preparing to build its networks to handle higher connection speeds.
Nov 10, 2015 - 12:09 PM
The aircraft was delivered to an undisclosed European customer.
Nov 10, 2015 - 5:07 AM
Agreement covers two Boeing BBJs
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:40 AM
Device designed to improve communications within emergency team
Nov 9, 2015 - 5:30 AM
Full-time customer support rep has been added in Dubai
Nov 8, 2015 - 9:20 AM
Jet Aviation recently delivered a VIP ACJ A340 aircraft.
Nov 5, 2015 - 11:57 AM
Higher data speeds will enable passengers to use more devices and allow streaming of real-time and on-demand video to the aircraft.
Apple Watch app for Honeywell Ovation Select
Nov 5, 2015 - 9:50 AM
App will be available next month and will control cabin lighting, monitor displays, temperature, flight map information and electronic shades.