The ZAL TechCenter in Hamburg will foster common development to ensure high-quality technology and a short time-to-market for cabins and cabin systems. Maryann Simson takes a closer look at the think-tank on the riverbank
Author Maryann Simson
Ayşegül Durak, chief engineer for cabin interiors at Turkish Airlines, believes long-haul economy seating needs urgent attention. And she has some great ideas for how to improve the long-haul economy passenger experience.
Through organic growth and strategic acquisitions, Diehl Aerosystems has increased its global footprint and sales turnover by a factor of five since 2009. Now, under the direction of CEO Rainer von Borstel, the tier one supplier of avionics and cabin integration is on a mission of structural and procedural optimization
The conclusion of this two-part series, in which Michael Childers looks at inflight entertainment (IFE) advances for passengers with impaired sight or hearing
A recent rulemaking by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) sets requirements for closed captioning of IFE. In the first of a two-part series, Michael Childers considers how passengers with impaired sight or hearing will be able to enjoy more IFE options in the future
The burning hot dilemma of batteries brought on board: how can the aviation industry solve a problem it neither caused nor controls?
How open platforms can ease complexity, cost and timeline to onboard wireless
From manufacturers to MROs, vacuum capture of composite dust, FOD and particulate at the source is enhancing safety, quality and production
TwinAisleFeeders takes a closer look at an A321 NEO fitted with LCC-pitched superslim seats and SpaceFlex lavs, and considers the implications for the passenger experience