Articles tagged “recaro”

The Business of Passenger-Proofing Seats and Every Other Square Inch Inside a Plane

The Business of Passenger-Proofing Seats and Every Other Square Inch Inside a Plane

Brian Sumers, Skift

Airline passengers abuse nearly everything on an airplane. Sometimes, they do it because they're jet-lagged or drunk. Sometimes, they're just absent-minded. And on occasion, manufacturers say, customers probably abuse interiors for sport. But the good news: Everything is tested to withstand harsh treatment from passengers.

11 months ago

One Airplane Seat Manufacturer Promises ‘Germ-Free Travel’ Within a Few Years

One Airplane Seat Manufacturer Promises ‘Germ-Free Travel’ Within a Few Years

Angus Whitley, Bloomberg

The average airline seat is probably gross, filled with germs passengers don't even know are there. But while some passengers get sick, most handle air travel just fine. It begs the question: Is this technological advance necessary?

11 months ago

An Aviation Schmooze Fest Reveals a Passenger’s Wish List for Jet Travel

An Aviation Schmooze Fest Reveals a Passenger’s Wish List for Jet Travel

Brian Sumers, Skift

Yes, there's some innovation on display at the annual Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg. But mostly, the three-day show is about networking and building relationships.

12 months ago