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Innovative on-board products for airlines: Audi Industrial Design cooperates with SPIRIANT

Both collections, “Smart Comfort” and “Relax Recharge”, are focused on a contentment of passengers. A new nap facade done of softshell top element enables passengers to tumble defunct while listening to their favorite tunes — regardless of their sleeping position. Therefore, a designers combined privately tangible areas during both sides of a mask, into that a passengers can confederate prosaic speakers. By retracting a eye-cover, a nap facade can also be used as a headband.

The Thermo Cape from a “Relax and Recharge” Collection provides decrease on long-distance flights. The incorporated heat-emitting covering runs off a USB pier and relaxes a traveler’s musculature. Thanks to a removable warming electric blanket, a cover can be simply cleaned.

With their stretchable and adaptive fitting, a “Smart Comfort” Collections slipper hosiery are a resolution for passengers with cold feet. It takes not some-more than dual actions to renovate a flat-folded rope of cloth with a solitary into a gentle shoe. The adaptive element caters to ideal wearing comfort.

Another product is a newly grown chair cover. In an unfolded state, it covers adult a whole seating area and, mounted to a headrest, prevents a chair cover from slipping out of place. Additional sleeping comfort can be supposing by a light and 3D-knitted mattress.

The “Dine Delight” Collection sets a transparent concentration on optimizing a workflow of cabin crews. A modular tray complement with indentations for storing crockery and a celebration potion with a lid aims during simplifying a act of portion in a future.

The jointly grown products of Audi Industrial Design and SPIRIANT do not only aim onboard services. Another intensity margin of focus is a driverless vehicle industry. “The comfort and contentment of passengers plays an essential purpose in both planes and piloted vehicles. This innovative approach of travelling enables passengers to spend their journeys possibly relaxing or working, instead of sitting behind a wheel. In a prolonged term, many of a grown products will be germane to Audi models,” says André Georgi, Head of Audi Industrial Design.

At a World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo (WTCE), Audi Industrial Design and SPIRIANT will benefaction their jointly grown product portfolio for a initial time. The largest trade satisfactory for Onboard-services worldwide takes place in Hamburg, Germany, between a 4th and a 6th of April.