Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Recaro to open Mobile office

MOBILE, Ala. – The Mobile Airport Authority and Recaro Aircraft Seating Co. have signed an agreement for Recaro to open an office at the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley. Recaro ranks among the world's top three aircraft seat manufacturers. The company operates plants in Germany, Poland, South Africa, the United States and China as well as service centers in Europe, the Middle East, the Americas, Asia and Australia. In Mobile, the Recaro operation will be in the Aerospace Incubator. (Source: Mobile Airport Authority, 03/15/16) Recaro is based in Schwabisch, Germany, and has 1,900 workers worldwide. Recaro is one of more than a dozen suppliers that have opened operations at the Aeroplex since Airbus announced it would build an assembly line for A320 series jetliners in Mobile.