B/E Aerospace was selected by Air Canada to perform an upgrade of the airline's seating on 143 aircraft. Under the deal, B/E will manufacture and deliver its Spectrum family of coach and first class seating for AC's Hospitality Service and Executive Class on its narrowbody fleet and new Bombardier regional jets. AC's widebody aircraft also will be equipped with Spectrum economy seats. Total value of the deal is roughly $50 million and deliveries are expected to begin later this year.
Subscribe to Access this Entire Article
"Printer-friendly" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.