Aviation technology supplier, Astronics Corporation, has been selected by Airbus to supply passenger service units (PSUs) for the A220 Family of aircraft. This award marks the first PSU collaboration between Astronics and Airbus.
The Astronics PSU will feature the latest materials and technology to enhance the Airbus passenger experience. These enhancements include a modern and updated industrial design, optimised passenger air outlets, the latest LED lighting technology, and other design improvements to reduce weight and meet programme objectives.
Nick Stevenson, President of Astronics PECO, said of the deal: “We have an extensive history of providing creative interior solutions to our commercial aircraft manufacturer customers. Astronics has a long relationship with Airbus, and we are excited to be working in collaboration with the Airbus teams to deliver advanced products for the A220 programme. We appreciate the confidence Airbus has expressed in us and look forward to a long-standing relationship on the programme.”