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Cabin & Avionics Modifications

Adaptiveness®: To make your project unique

We design, outfit and equip comfortable, modern and full-custom cabins.

AFI KLM E&M is an adaptive, reliable partner. Based on your project and requirements, we will work alongside you from day one to provide the latest solutions that will fulfill them.
Our dedicated cabin modification team is your guarantee of outstanding reliability. It also means we can successfully carry out all modification programs, from the most simple to the most complex.
Our reliable worldwide procurement and logistics network guarantees you a wide choice of alternatives - a definite plus when it comes to carrying out your projects.

Customer benefits: A partnership based on trust

Expertise as airline-MRO

AFI KLM E&M is a Design Approved Organisation (DOA) with four decades' experience in cabin development and retrofit for third-party customers, as well as the entire Air France KLM Group fleet. We carry out over 40 programs every year for world-class operators and lessors.


Whatever your project, be it a partial refurbishment or a full cabin retrofit, we see it from the concept through to completion. Our dedicated, experienced modification team is at your disposal to implement your projects with a flexible approach and suggest innovative and cost-effective solutions.

As a one-stop-shop project provider, you work with a single point of contact to integrate your cabin modifications into your scheduled base maintenance program and combine them with concurrent MRO work, either at your facilities, or at our own.

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Adaptive Cabin & Avionics Modifications services: Appealing cabins for a unique flight experience

Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) - Cabin Modification Solutions


We can carry out the entire spectrum of solutions for your modifications, from the most basic and cost-effective to the most complex, to provide airlines with a real product differentiator. To that extent, we offer original, creative solutions for your cabin interior schemes, designed for the well-being and satisfaction of your passengers.



The cabin is a critical means of differentiation when it comes to choosing an airline. To this end, we offer original and creative interiors, built for the well-being of your passengers. Cabin interior offer details.


> Layout n LOPA definition modification & cabin refitting
> Cabin zone modification: removal or installation of a new class
> Cabin harmony commitment (covers, carpets, seat belts, etc.)

> Seats: new definition & refurbishment
> Galleys, monuments & bars
> Crew rest areas
> Toilets
> Hat-racks/Cloakrooms
Cabin systems
> Latest IFE system
> Connectivity and/or Wi-Fi
> Innovative cabin lighting
> In-Seat Power and USB Systems 
> Water, air conditioning, power, oxygen, safety systems, venting and decompression analysis.

Seamless In-flight equipment offer


Latest passenger entertainment systems
> Modification and installation of all available IFE systems, including Cabin Wi-Fi, together with USB ports for tablets and mobile phones
> Full Internet access
> Live TV using IPTV or Satellite TV
> Systems including GSM, Wi-Fi, LANs, Satcom, and Landscape Camera

Crew interface
EFB support (cockpit and cabin crew), connecting gate, etc…
> USB cockpit power for devices
> Aircraft live monitoring, electronic logbook, data loading

Avionics: proven guarantees to guarantee safety


> Upgrades and retrofits
> Architecture definition and modification integration
> EASA and FAA mandates: ADS-B implementation and VDL Mode 2 (for DataLink2000+)
> Navigation: TCAS, FMS (RNAV), EGPWS (RAAS), ELT, ATC Mode S (ELS/EHS)
> Communication: SATCOM, VHF 8.33Khz, HF datalink, ACARS

A whole range of customized services

Integrated Cabin Modifications


 Turnkey solutions Worldwide operational support
 Partial or total cabin refurbishment

 Design & integration

 Technical support throughtout the aircraft lifecycle

 Redelivery inspections for lessors

Own logistics support network

Dedicated Business Unit of 130 professionnals within the DOA

Several completion sites

Airworthiness support & follow up

Aircraft manual design & updates

Warranty service

Full Project Management Certifications Certifications

Preliminary definition assistance

Specification/Statements of the work


Purchasing & Supply Chain

Implementation Support

Modification Implementation

All certifications (FAA, EASA, local)

Worldwide Operationnel

EASA Part 21J, 21G, 21M

FAA Part 21 approval

EASA & FAA Part 145

Major STC applications

Local certification possibilities

ISO 9001-2000

ISO 14001
STC & SB delivery

Cabin, systems and adjusted LOPA

Software (Catia, Electre, Autocad, 3D solutions, etc.)

Parts manufacturing and kit definition

Airbus Boeing Regional

A320 Family








Bae, Bombardier

Comac, Embraer






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