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About us
• In 2016, Adient decided to enter the exciting Aircraft Seating market, and bring our Automotive DNA and know-how to this market.

• We announced the creation of Adient Aerospace in 2017. Adient Aerospace is a Joint Venture between Adient and The Boeing Company.

• During October 2018, we officially launched the company, with a strong team of Aircraft Interiors Experts and Automotive Engineers.

• In October 2019, following a year of collaboration and partnership, completed the acquisition of LIFT.
We gained a dedicated expert team of employees and a ready for market Economy Seat to add to our portfolio of Aircraft Seating Products.

• In 2020 our first business class suite Ascent is fully tested and certified.

• 2021 first deliveries of Ascent business class suite.
Adient Aerospace is a joint venture between
Adient and the Boeing Company.
Boeing brings a deep knowledge of Aerospace, and Adient is a world leader in automotive seating. At Adient Aerospace, it is our mission to deliver innovative seating design through precise operational excellence, resulting in a superior customer experience.

We bring the right pieces together, in precisely the right way, at precisely the right time.
Adient decides to enter the Aircraft Seating market, bringing Automotive DNA to Aerospace
Adient Aerospace, a joint venture of Adient and The Boeing Company is announced
Adient Aerospace JV is officially launched with a strong team of Aircraft Interiors and Automotive Experts
Acquisition of LIFT by EnCore
Ascent, our first business class seat, is fully tested and certified
First deliveries of Ascent business class suite
Expanding into Airbus programs and launched two new Narrow-body lie flat business class seats- Ascent and Altitude
Celebrated 5-year anniversary, grew to over 500 employees and added another manufacturing facility in California
Executive Leadership
Alan Wittman
Ken Kummerow COO
Ben Richey
Trystan Parry
VP Sales & Product Support
Kevin Waters
VP Engineering
Karen Van Dyke
Senior Director Human Resources
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