KLM introduces new seats on Fokker 70 KLM Cityhopper aircraft
After introducing the new Economy Comfort seats on Boeing 737 aircraft, KLM continues to modernize aircraft in the KLM Cityhopper fleet and introduce the same type of seats on aircraft. Fokker 70. ACRO chairs will be installed in the winter season 2013 / 2014.
They offer more foot space in the European Business Class and Economy Class, thanks to the slimmer backrests. The standing space increases by 8 centimeters to the European Business Class and 4 centimeters to the Economy Class. The introduction of Economy Comfort will reduce the number of seats in the European Business Class.
Other information about ACRO chairs:
- the folding of the backrest is done by actuating a handle under the seat;
- the new lighter seats reduced the weight of the airplanes by up to 140 of kg on each;
- the seat cover is made of eco leather;
- the chairs were designed with Fokker Services, ACRO and designer Hella Jongerius.