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Innovation in the Cabin

Lufthansa Technik Pursues Innovation in the Cabin

Next-generation business jet and VVIP customers are more technologically savvy than any before. And that’s reflected in what they want in luxury interiors: a Next-Gen cabin that can provide a soothing home environment, innovative styling and connectivity, and Wi-Fi that matches their lifestyle on the ground.

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Flying Colours to Install First Inairvation Retro-Fit Cabin

AINonline: Flying Colours to Install First Inairvation Retro-Fit Cabin

Completions specialist Flying Colours (Booth W063) has signed a deal with the launch customer for Inairvation’s pre-engineered, retrofit cabin for Bombardier Global aircraft. The Canadian company was named as a North American partner last fall by Inairvation (Booth L089), a joint venture between Lufthansa Technik and F/List, and it is already working with the European partners on the design engineering for the cabin. The order was confirmed late last month.

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Business Jet Interiors International: exclusiveclub

With the aim of targeting the very top of the fractional market, Flexjet is making big investments in new and improved interiors

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Business Jet Interiors International: familyties

The latest incarnation of the Challenger 600 series, the Challenger 650, features automotive-inspired details, new seats and IFE/CMS – and a strong resemblance to the Challenger 350

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Business Jet Interiors International: fastforward

Under Andrew Muirhead’s leadership, a seven-person unit has grown into a 130-strong team with responsibility for all of Lufthansa Technik’s ‘tangible’ product developments – and now it is benefiting from fresh investment

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PASSENGERS BENEFIT FROM SEAT PADDING

Lufthansa Technik has partnered with Qantas Airways and Zim Flugsitz to develop a wireless IFE concept that will enable tablet computers to be securely fixed to the back of the seat. The solution enables devices such as Apple iPads to be fitted to the back of a seat inside a secure holder, so passengers can wirelessly access the IFE during all stages of flight.

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Arabian Knight Online: Lufthansa Technik to show off one-stop prowess

Lufthansa Technik will be showing off its integrated system solutions at the upcoming Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany. The event, which will be held from April 14 to 16 at Hamburg Messe, has as many as 530 exhibiting companies from 30 countries and is expected to attract over 800 airline buyers and close to 14,000 visitors. Under the theme of ‘Travel experience instead of mere transportation’, Lufthansa Technik will presenting its one-stop service for cabin products.

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PAX International: Setting the foundation

Guiding the way: Lufthansa Technik (LHT), also based in Hamburg, has been supplying non-electric floor path markings using photoluminescence since the mid 1990’s. Initially designed to meet the needs of Lufthansa German Airlines, the system’s initial design goals were to provide a substitute for the sometimes-unreliable proximity emergency lighting systems, and to also improve effectiveness throughout the entire life cycle.

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Inairvation: Two Hands Creating One Big Advantage

Inairvation, headquartered at Edlitz-Thomasberg, Austria, is a 50:50 collaboration between LHT and List Components and Furniture that intends to change the way business jet cabins are produced.

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Lufthansa Technik’s New Chair Is Shaping Up

Some months ago the German manufacturer presented a unique new concept for individual seating in VIP jets and simply called it “chair.” Although promising unrivaled design variants, it mounts on a modular concept that, instead of seat tracks, has a conical pod on which numbers of ribs form the frame of each chair.

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Lufthansa Technik offers New VIP seat options

LT has come up with a proprietary seat seat design using carbon-fiber construction to trim weight and eliminate the bulky choices of seats that are in production.

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CHALLENGER 605 GETS FULL MAKE-OVER

At the eve of the 2014 NBAA convention in Orlando, FL, Bombardier has unveiled the latest member of the Challenger family of business aircraft, the Challenger 650.

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NBAA: Bombardier unveils updated challenger in large cabin segment

Bombardier has launched a long-expected avionics, interior and propulsion upgrade for the large cabin Challenger 605, but has no plans to announce a similar refresh to the Global 5000 and 6000 despite recently unveiled competitive threats from Dassault and Gulfstream.

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Lufthansa Technik Offers New Take On Seats

The new seats are the fruit of a three-year research program undertaken by Lufthansa Technik and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and funded by the Department of the Economy and Innovation in the City of Hamburg.

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Aircraft Interiors International: evolution or revolution?

Light was among the first things mentioned in the Biblical story of creation, but its evolution is not yet complete.

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