Posted on: 27 November 2019 by Alexander Preston
KLM Cityhopper, KLM’s regional carrier, has selected Recaro Aircraft Seating for its new fleet of 21 Embraer 195-E2 aircraft, with the first delivery slated for Q1 2021.
Each aircraft will have a hybrid layout of Recaro BL3710 and SL3710 seats, a confgurartion designed to optimise weight efficiency while still ensuring passenger comfort.
With 132 seats on board, the 195-E2 will be the largest aircraft in KLM Cityhopper’s fleet and will help accommodate growth.
Dr. Mark Hiller, CEO of Recaro Aircraft Seating commented: “I am eager to expand our business into the regional aviation sector by partnering with KLM, as they are a significant key player in Europe and a long-term Recaro customer.”