Subscribe Free
in Aircraft Interiors

Rockwell Collins’ new Air Rest business class seats launch with Oman Air

Posted 10 April 2018 · Add Comment

Oman Air’s Boeing 737 MAX aircraft is the first to feature Rockwell Collins’ new Air Rest luxury business class seating solution for narrowbody aircraft. Initial deliveries for a total of 30 aircraft recently began and will continue through 2022.

 

 

The company said the seat brings ‘the comfort and technology of Rockwell Collins’ widebody business class seat to narrowbody business seating’.

 

Its enhanced cradle-style recline, featuring patented seat kinematics – along with latest generation video monitor integration, ample stowage and large bi-fold table – accommodate passengers for both working and relaxing during flight. In addition, Air Rest’s proprietary fixed living space feature allows passengers total control of their environment without the worry of other passengers intruding into their space. 

 

This new seating solution is provided by Rockwell Collins’ Interior Systems business, which was created following the acquisition of B/E Aerospace in April of 2017. Air Rest joins the widely successful MiQ product in the narrowbody business class seating portfolio.

 

“Air Rest brings a distinctly higher level of comfort and living space to narrowbody aircraft customers like Oman Air that have been seeking this type of solution,” said Tom Plant, vice president and general manager, Aircraft Seating for Rockwell Collins.

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Qatar Airways resumes more U.S flights

Qatar Airways has continued to work with the U.S. government and airports as the airline rebuilds its U.S. network with the resumption of services to Houston and Philadelphia.

Emirates ramps up passenger services to Pakistan

Emirates will increase its passenger services to/from Pakistan starting 10 August.

Qatar Airways resumes services to Adelaide

Qatar Airways will resume services to Adelaide, Australia starting from 16 August 2020.

Tawazun teams up with Airbus for satellite assembly

Abu Dhabi based Tawazun Economic Council (Tawazun) has formed a collaboration with Airbus and the National Space Science and Technology Center (NSSTC) from the UAE University, to build and develop a Satellite Assembly, Integration

Etihad Airways supports the UAE’s aid mission to Beirut

Etihad Airways in cooperation with the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has transported 16 tonnes of aid from the government of the United Arab Emirates to Lebanon.

Egypt issues travel decree

The Egyptian Ministry of Civil Aviation has said that the Prime Minister’s decree on prohibiting travelling to Egypt, unless all travellers have a negative PCR test, is applicable only to non-Egyptians.

AMAC Aerospace SK
See us at
Manama Air Power Symposium 2020Global Aerospace Summit 2020Saudi International Airshow 2021World Defence Show 2022Aviation MENA 2021