Acro Wins Mango Seating Contract

Africa’s Mango Airlines has awarded Acro Aircraft Seating a contract to manufacture and install its ‘Ultra R’ seats aboard the airline’s entire fleet of 737-800 aircraft. The deal includes six shipsets and equates to 1,116 economy class seats. The first Ultra R seats - designed to be lightweight with a slim seatback design - fitted on a 737-800 entered service last week with the second aircraft to follow on August 31. The companies are in negotiations for an additional two shipsets due for completion in 2014.

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