Previous Projects

Seat and IFE selection

2011 / 2012

Inflight Canada* | a leading Russian airline

(*an inflight entertainment design, engineering and mtce. supplier)

A complete review of their entire wide-body fleet; spurred on by the need to retrofit ~35 newly acquired 747-400s, 777-200s & 300s, and 767-300s.

Project requirements:

  • LOPA review and analysis
  • Seat vendor identification, vetting & selection (RFP); evaluation of (4) seat providers
  • Review of all IFE systems/offerings in the airline marketplace (ranging from overhead, to in-seat distributed, and audio/video on-demand); evaluation & final IFE recommendation

Project undertakings:

  • Competitive analysis and customer research (IFE & seats)
  • Financial (cost-based) analyses
  • Maintenence (timelines) evaluation – concurrence to vendor delivery schedules

Project outcomes:

  • 4 cabin plan (First | Business | Prem Y | Econ Y)
  • Selection of in-seat audio & video provider – Lumexis
  • Seat vendor┬árecommendation (approval given shortly after project completion)
  • 100m+ investment

 

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