aviation industry corporation of china,ltd.，holds a launch ceremony at the farnborough international airshow in farnborough, britain, on july 16, local time., aviation industry corporation of china (avic) has announced the establishment of avic cabin systems co., ltd. (acs).
the operational headquarters of acs, with its products covering most segments of cabin interiors industry with high-profile customers such as boeing and airbus, is based in london. acs owns five major companies around the world – facc, a supplier of floor and composite aerostructures, in austria; fesher aviation components, which supplies aircraft interior panels and composite structures, in china; thompson aero seating, a suppler of first-class and business-class seats, based in northern ireland; ali-jiatai aircraft equipment, which produces economy-class seats, in china; and aim altitude, a supplier of monuments and galleys, based in bournemouth, uk. aim also has an r&d centre in new zealand.
cabin interior is an important part of the chinese aviation industry. the establishment of acs conforms to the market demand and the development trend of the industry. avic says it is determined to seize the opportunity to provide top-class competitive turnkey products and services and become a global leader.