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Comfort Lite

ELeather’s Flight Collection – Comfort Lite material is lighter than our existing aviation material per square meter, offering a 20% weight saving, whilst also exceeding industry standards for durability.

Comfort Lite offers operators, interior designers, OEM’s and seat manufacturers within the aviation industry an even lighter upholstery solution, with a wide variety of trending stock colours to choose from and competitive lead times to support the supply chain demands of fast turn-around projects.

From the high passenger turnover of short-haul flights, to the extended comfort requirements of international long-haul flights, ELeather’s Comfort Lite material comes in a range of grains and finishes, utilising the versatile properties of leather fibre composite to suit the specific application environment.

Certified to the latest aviation industry standards to ensure passenger safety, ELeather’s Comfort Lite material is rigorously tested by a 3rd party testing organisation to ensure compliance with fire safety regulations of the aviation industry, an surpasses industry standards for durability.

PRODUCT BENEFITS

FEATURESBENEFITS
LightweightFuel saving
Easy to cleanMinimal maintenance
HygenicBetter passenger experiences
Consistent high-quality provided on 50LM rollsHigher material yields and easier to process and work with
Made from natural leatherComfort and style with look and feel of traditional leather
Reduced stretchNo bagging or creasing over time and seats stay looking newer for longer
VersatileIncreased design possibilities such as lamination, embossing, printing and stiching
Scuff and scratch resistantLonger lasting with less frequent seat cover changes
Clean tech manufactured with patented processContribute to a cleaner, more sustainable future

Stock colour swatches

ELeather Swatch - Steel

3235

ELeather Swatch - Sapphire

3238

ELeather Swatch - Grey

2377

ELeather Swatch - Pebble

3236

ELeather Swatch - Tidal

3239

ELeather Swatch - Brown

2458

ELeather Swatch - Charcoal

3237

ELeather Swatch - Ink

3240

ELeather Swatch - Pearl

3276

ELeather Swatch - Grey

2551

ELeather Swatch - Carmine

3241

ELeather Swatch - Blue

2744

ELeather Swatch - Grey

1952

ELeather Swatch - Blue

3242

ELeather Swatch - Chilka

3243

ELeather Swatch - Black

3277

ELeather Swatch - Red

2405

ELeather Swatch - Green

3244

Our stock colours are ideal for quick turnaround projects, when a short lead time is required. Can’t find the colour you’re looking for? We offer a bespoke colour matching and design service. Contact us below for more information.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

TESTTEST METHODUNITSTYPICAL VALUES
WidthInspectionmm≥1400mm
Colour measurementEL-QUA-SOP20DL* ± 0.9; Da* ± 0.5; Db* ± 0.5
Average thicknessBS EN ISO 2589:2002mm<0.90
GSMEL-QUA-SOP31g/m²375±25
Bally flex - dryBS EN ISO 5402-1:2011Cycles50,000
Peel strengthEL-QUA-SOP27N/cm≥12.0
Tensile StrengthBS EN ISO 3376:2002N/mm≥9.0 Av
Breaking elongationBS EN ISO 3376:2002%≥25 Av
Taber Abrasion CS10 1kgBS EN ISO 5470-1:1999 Part 1Cycles>2,000
Colour fastness to lightBS EN ISO 105- B02:2014BWS5
Colour fastness to rubbingBS EN ISO 11640 :2012
(1000 cycles Dry, 350 cycles Wet & 100 cycles Perspiration)
GSR3/4
Flammability:
12 seconds vertical burn testFAR/CS 25.853(a) Appendix F, Pt1(a)(1)(ii) & (b)(4)Pass
Toxicity Gas Emission (Airbus Method)ABD0031Pass
Smoke Emission (Airbus Method)ABD0031Pass

*1 Procedure as per BS EN ISO 3376:2002 except it is not corrected for thickness as this is not applicable to ELeather

*2 All pigments used meet BWS 7 or higher. Pigments are tested in accordance with ISO 4892-2, Cycle 5 and EN ISO 877, and assessed against BlueWool Scale 1-8 as described in ISO 105 B02, where BWS 8 denotes very high and BWS 1 lowest light fastness. The Fastness to Light of the final ELeather Product is dependant on the colour.