Premium Economy Class Seat

Our latest seat design, the ZIM PRIVACY+ entered service in 2021. With its unique mechanical recline and patented seat kinematics – along with the integration of latest-generation IFE systems, generous storage space and a large table – passengers can both work and relax during the flight. In addition, the fixed seatback shell design enables a passenger experience without taking up valuable cabin space. This efficient design feature gives passengers complete control over their surroundings.

Key Facts

  • The center console’s armrest can be comfortably used by two people.
  • Individually adjustable 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 backrest shell allows to make the trip with maximum privacy
  • The large dining table attached to the backrest shell allows use without the backrest interfering
  • Practical, customizable features to support work and other activities
  • Superb comfort aids restful sleep
  • Practical personal storage solutions
  • Personal reading light


  • Intelligent privacy divider for increased privacy
  • Ambient light system
  • Airbag system for integrating an additional row of seats in the aircraft
  • Intelligent IFE solutions designed with 15″ 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 for all single-aisle 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 the centre console
  • USB port

Additional Information

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

Are you interested in learning more about our ZIM PRIVACY+? Click here to request a technical data sheet