Easyjet declared its plans to fit Recaro seats on its coming aircraft. Recaro seats are lightweight seats weighing nearly 26 percent less that the seats fitted in the other aircrafts of Easyjet. The airline has chosen Recaro SL3510 seat for the same purpose.
EasyJet is also going to fit fuel-saving sharklets to this coming aircraft. Fuel-saving sharklets are a variety of wingtip that will help is saving the air fuel of the aircraft. The airline is also replacing their existing in-flight trolleys with new lightweight trolleys to further reduce the weight of the aircraft. These new trolleys will be introduced in all the aircrafts owed the EasyJet.
Carolyn McCall, CEO Easyjet said that by taking these decisions wisely they will be able to save nearly £2.7 million every year from the bio fuel bill. He also said that by taking these steps they will be able to fly their planes for efficiently and also incur huge saving, which in turn will help them to continue offering cheap flights to their passengers even when air fuel prices are rising high.