December 13, 2012
Sabena technics selected for VIP cabin modification of two A320 and one A318
Sabena technics has contracted a cabin modification project for two Airbus A320 and one Airbus A318 with an undisclosed Middle East VIP operator. Within the scope of this contract, Sabena technics is carrying out VIP cabin modification as well as SATCOM systems installation. The work is being performed by Sabena technics’ expert team at its VIP completion center in Bordeaux, France and includes the installation of two SBB SATCOM systems with the aggregation of up to four SBB channels in order to ensure full connectivity and maximum inflight bandwidth. This solution is a first for A320 aircraft. On the Airbus A318 aircraft, Sabena technics will also be carrying out the installation of Live TV as well as of a humidifier, both of which have never been placed on this type of aircraft.