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October 2007 edition

Keeping on top of technology

Lufthansa Technik is raising production levels of its in-flight entertainment and management system following a successful move into the business jet market.

Since August 2007 all Bombardier Challenger 300 aircraft are delivered from the manufacturing plant in Montreal with nice™ (networked integrated cabin equipment) installed.

Eight jets already operate the service using this technology, including two VVIP Boeing 747s and three BBJs. Director innovation at Lufthansa Technik Andrew Muirhead said: “The smooth entry into the business jet arena with our nice system made us a serious player in the market of in-flight entertainment and cabin management systems. As part of our program we have ramped up production rates to ensure adequate supply.”

Eric Martel, vp and general manager Challenge....

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