Pitch Aircraft Seating Systems (Pitch), a manufacturer of economy class seating, has secured a contract with leasing company, SAAL to retrofit the Antonov aircrafts. The contract was signed at the Aircraft Interiors Exhibition in Hamburg.
Ralf-Dieter Montag-Girmes, president of SAAL added, “This partnership allows us to modernize the interior of the Antonov 148/158 cabins for our clients in Latin America. The Pitch brand has a reputation for innovation and design with its highly durable efficient fixed back seat. This retrofit will allow our lessees to operate the aircrafts in a very efficient way given the attractive value for money and excellent five-year warranty on offer. The AN 148/158 family is ideal for the South American market with its unique high altitude capabilities and its ability to land nearly everywhere”.