Astronics names TUI as launch customer of ‘EmPower UltraLite’ in seat passenger power system

    Astronics Corporation has announced subsidiary Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems (AES) received its first line fit certification of the new ‘EmPower UltraLite’ in seat passenger power system, on a Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft for TUI Airlines. The Astronics EmPower UltraLite System provides up to thirty high power USB passenger outlet units per power supply and its first delivery for TUI is scheduled for 3Q2018. [more – original PR]