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.

Airbus EC145e
Jan 29, 2020 - 9:00 AM
Air medical operations provider Metro Aviation delivers first U.S.-made EC145e to Duke Life Flight.
Alpine Aerotech’s new electronic attitude and heading indicators
Jan 28, 2020 - 9:38 AM
Canada’s Alpine Aerotech reports receiving FAA and EASA STCs for digita Bell 212 VFR flight instruments and will “price the kit aggressively.”
AW139
Jan 28, 2020 - 9:00 AM
The Phoenix-based manufacturer has made several improvements to its Sky Connect satcom system.
Cobham’s new Titan
Jan 28, 2020 - 6:11 AM
Cobham offers high-end Bluetooth and spatial separation features in a smaller, lighter package than conventional multi-box communications platforms.
Jan 20, 2020 - 10:01 AM
Boise, Idaho-based FBO operator and MRO provider Western Aircraft has completed 20 percent of big modifications worldwide on the PC-24.
Jan 7, 2020 - 11:37 AM
Gentex’s electronically dimmable windows now come as standard equipment on the Boeing 787 family and will be available on Airbuses.
Jan 7, 2020 - 11:07 AM
In-flight connectivity service provider SmartSky Networks has received $25 million more in funding and delayed commercial network launch to mid-2020.
ACH130
Jan 3, 2020 - 5:05 PM
Airbus Corporate Helicopters revealed its ACH130 Aston Martin Edition at Courchevel in the French alpine skiing region.
Jan 2, 2020 - 10:35 AM
Turkish police are investigating the apparent use of a private jet to help indicted former auto executive Carlos Ghosn to escape from Japan to Lebanon.
Hydrographic printed countertop
Dec 10, 2019 - 4:26 PM
Duncan Aviation has delivered a Gulfstream G150 and Bombardier Challenger 300 with countertops created using hydrographic printing, a new finish option.