Expliseat’s highlights

Expliseat’s adventure started with the ambition of creating a new generation of airplane seats, ultra-light, comfortable and long lasting. This is how it happened.

  • March 2011

    Establishment of the company

  • April 2013

    First official presentation of the Titanium Seat, the lightest aircraft seat in the world, at the Aircraft Interior fair in Hamburg

  • June 2013

    AP-DOA "Design Organization Approval" (Aircraft Seat Manufacturer Certification by EASA)

  • March 2014

    First ETSO 9g of the TiSeat E1 for A320 family (EASA & FAA)

    First contract signature for Ti Seat E1 for A320 family (Air Méditerannée)

  • May 2014

    Contract signature with FlyCAA for A320 family

  • October 2014

    First Aircraft equipped

  • January 2015

    Contract Signing with Air Tahiti for ATR family aircraft: launch customer for the TiSeat for ATR

  • July 2015

    First sales representative office opening in US

    Dynamic 16g certification of the TiSeat E1 for A320 family (EASA & FAA)

  • August 2015

    Expliseat is awarded by Google as the first aerospace company to develop in the cloud computing

  • September 2015

    Static certification 9g of the TiSeat E1 for regional aircraft (EASA & FAA)

  • January 2016

    Dynamic certification 16g of the TiSeat E1 for the ATR (EASA & FAA)

  • + 1,500 March 2016

    More than 1,500 Titanium Seats produced

  • April 2016

    Release of the Titanium Seat neo concept in partnership with Peugeot Design Lab

    The Titanium Seat E1 for regional aircraft is entering ATR BFE catalogue

  • June 2016

    First Contract signature with an airline based in Asia : Cebu Pacific Air chooses Expliseat !

  • July 2016

    Increase of the Final Assembly Line Capacity : Expliseat is now qualified for the production of 12,000 seats / year

  • August 2016

    First High Density configuration 78pax of the TiSeat E1 for ATR flying (EASA & FAA)

  • December 2016

    First contract signature with a US based airline : Expliseat will be made available for United Airline passenger

  • May 2017

    The TiSeat is selected by airlines on 4 continents

  • March 2018

    SpiceJet opts for Expliseat new TiSeat E2 seat on its Dash 8-400 and Boeing 737NG fleet

  • November 2018

    TiSeat E2 certified in accordance with ETSO C127b requirements (including HIC)

  • March 2019

    Expliseat begins the Airbus seat supplier qualification process

  • June 2019

    Agreement with De Havilland, TiSeat E2 is now available on the production line, or as a retrofit solution.

  • December 2019

    New assembly line opening increasing our total capacity to 25,000 seats / year