Premium Economy Class Seat

Our newest seat design the ZIMprivacy is launching in service for 2021. Boasting enhanced cradle-style mechanical recline, featuring patented seat kinematics – along with latest generation video monitor integration, ample stowage and large single piece table – accommodates passengers both working and relaxing during flight. In addition, the fixed backrestshell design enables a passenger experience at a seat pitch that doesn’t take up valuable cabin space. This efficient design feature allows passengers total control of their environment without the worry of other passengers intruding into their space.

Key Facts

  • ZIMprivacy brings business class comfort to the Premium Economy class.
  • The center console’s armrest can be comfortably shared by two people. Additionally, passengers can customize their headrest.
  • The seat is fully mechanical and contains a fixed backshell with many integrated features
  • It offers highest level of privacy and living space in the Premium Economy class.
  • Highly adaptable surfaces enabling premium touches

Key Features

  • Fixed backshell design providing the luxury to manage your journey with enhanced privacy and personal ownership of space
  • Large distinctive backrest mounted meal table enables use whether working or dining without the interference of the backrest
  • Practical, adaptable surfaces to support working and other modes
  • Superb Comfort and passenger support aids restful sleep
  • Practical personal storage solutions
  • Personal reading light use without affecting neighbors’ space or increasing cabin light pollution


  • Intelligent privacy divider for increased privacy in the personal space
  • Ambient light system for the perfect mood on board
  • Last row Airbag system for integration of one additional seat row in the aircraft
  • Intelligent IFE solutions designed with 15 inch monitor, wireless charing, bluetooth conection and USB integration
  • Design coat hook
  • Light weight 6-way adjustable headrest
  • Literature storage
  • Cocktail table
  • Comfort seat belt

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

The fixed backrest shell and lazy-z recline allow for best passenger rest and support.

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