AIX 2024 - embargoed 24 May 2024



The Aircraft Interiors Expo 2024, scheduled from May 28 to 30 at Hamburg Messe, promises to be a pivotal event for aviation enthusiasts and industry professionals alike. This expo serves as a global platform for showcasing cutting-edge innovations and trends in aircraft interiors.

Attendees can expect a vibrant showcase of state-of-the-art cabin designs, materials, and technologies that redefine the passenger experience. The event is complemented by the Flight Daily Show News, delivering real-time updates on the latest breakthroughs, product launches, and industry insights. It’s a must-attend for anyone involved in aviation, offering a glimpse into the future of airborne comfort and efficiency.

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Diehl Aviation to manufacture interiors products in Mexico


Diehl Aviation is to establish a manufacturing site in Mexico as part of a plan to bring production closer to customers in the Americas, including Airbus, Boeing, and Embraer.

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Recaro hails ‘historic’ potential of eVTOL market


Recaro is eyeing further deals in the urban air mobility market after becoming the latest seating manufacturer to confirm a contract with an electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) developer.


Acro to supply seats for Deutsche Aircraft’s D328eco


German turboprop developer Deutsche Aircraft has  Acro Aircraft Seating to supply its Series 9 for the in-development D328eco, while Moldovan low-cost carrier FlyOne has chosen the latest version of its Mirus Aircraft Seating’s Hawk economy seat to retrofit a pair of Airbus A321s. 


Hughes returns to the direct IFC market after decade’s absence


Hughes Network Systems is stepping out from the shadows as a direct provider of in-flight connectivity services after more than a decade as a behind-the-scenes operator.

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Why seat manufacturers are taking dynamic product testing in-house

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A clutch of new simulation facilities have opened since the pandemic, with Thompson Aero Seating the latest to invest in such a capability


ITA chooses Airbus Services for A350 premium-economy upgrade


ITA Airways will upgrade its six Airbus A350-900s with new premium-economy classes, with retrofits to be completed by Airbus Services by mid-2024, the Toulouse-based airframer said at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg on 7 June.


ATR launches upscale cabin concepts as it targets VIP, state and charter markets


ATR is launching a series of upmarket cabin concepts, dubbed HighLine, it hopes will open new markets for its regional turboprop types.