ZIMflexible NG

Comfort medium to long range economy class

The EC01NGflexible gets its name from its flexibility to suit all aircraft cabins with a wide range of customization options available- be it high end comforts or high density cabins.
Boasting a superb mechanical kinematic and a large range of features, the EC01NG brings a unique experience and comfort to the customer journey.

Key Facts

  • Extraordinary passenger comfort combined with sophisticated lightweight construction
  • Easy to maintain and optimized with the target to reduce total cost of ownership over lifetime.
  • Contemporary styling and extra features make this seat the best and most lucrative choice for medium-haul and long-haul flights
  • Seat width between 17,5” and 21,5” mid arm rest
  • Pitch distance between 29” and 39”
  • Weight 10,2kg per pax ready for flight (without options)
  • IFE up to 13,3”
  • Standard and customer specific design version possible

Key Features

  • Patented recline geometry
  • In-arm table / sliding meal table
  • Literature Pocket
  • Load-aligning Seatbelt fittings
  • Single Piece Lightweight Headrest
  • Disabled Person Aisle ArmrestLife vest pouch
  • Aluminum Primary Structure and Aluminum and Carbon Fiber Secondary Structure
  • Titanium and magnesium parts in structure for maximum weight reduction


  • 4 way headrest
  • Coat hook
  • Cup holder
  • Seat pan with articulation
  • Upper magazin storage
  • USB provision
  • Coat hook
  • Backrest mounted PCU (in conjunction with two-piece meal table)
  • Backrest mounted cocktail table
  • Adjustable headrest
  • Sleeping and privacy headrest flap
  • 9‘‘ to 12.1‘‘ monitor integration
  • ‘Pancake’ IFE Boxes Installation
  • IFE Systems Integrated (IMS, Panasonic, Thales)
  • Foot Bar

LOPAS and IFE Integration


  • Offered on all major single isle and wide body aircraft platforms.

IFE Integration

  • The seat can be customized with all common IFE systems and enhanced compatibility with personal electrics devices.
  • PCU
  • PC power
  • IFE video screen
  • Handset and cradle
  • Installation of LRU’s in E-compartment of centre console
  • USB port

Additional Information

  • Module concept – easy for customisation programs
  • Made in Germany, with robust in house testing
  • Flexible feature integration – IFE options for up to 13.1 inch monitor, comfort options footrest, legrest, coat hook, headrest
  • Support for new concepts
  • Currently flying with multiple international airlines on all major single aisle and wide body aircraft types

Are you interested in learning more about our ZIMflexible and our customisation options?
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